by Levi Magruder
In the last 10 – 20 years, the population of people who identify as transgender has greatly increased. Throughout history, people have identified with the idea of a different gender or as a eunuch. However, never before in history has such a large percentage of the population identified as a different gender than they were born. Due to the growing population of people identifying as transgenders, Christians must be informed and prepared in order to show compassion on this group of fallen individuals.
The linked article is written primarily by Peter Lynas and posted by the Evangelical Alliance in London informs and instructs the reader on the transgender issue. The article gives examples of trans and Christian relationship, defines transgenderism, it explains some scientific data, and It gives an overview of how western governments are responding to the situation. All of this information is given along with Biblical backing to instruct Christians on how they should respond to the growing transgender population.