A question of our time: Christianity and human sexuality


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Workshop – A question of our time: Christianity and human sexuality

Time: 10:30 Saturday
Where: Elm Dining
Style: Discussion
Interest: General
CoreTopic: Established Leaders

A respectful discussion between two viewpoints from within the Church on how we should respond to people with diverse sexualities and gender identities.



Neil Ballantyne

Neil Ballantyne

Youth Coach
Vibe Youth Services Wellington

Neill is a passionate change maker who is trying to bring more love, equality and justice into the world. He studied theology at the University of Otago, has spent time leading the Student Christian Movement of Aotearoa and is an Anglican lay preacher. He is a strong advocate for the LGBTIAQ community and strongly believes that our churches need to become more welcoming and affirming places for all people. He currently works as a youth coach in the Hutt Valley, helping young people dream big dreams and progress towards their goals. He shares his life with his partner in crime- Morrigan and together they hope to adopt a puppy in the very near future.

Rev Dr Stuart Lange


Senior Research Fellowship Laidlaw College
Senior Minister Massey Presbyterian Church

Dr Stuart Lange has taught and written about the history of Christianity over many years, at Laidlaw College and beyond. He is the writer and presenter of the DVD history documentary, Te Rongopai.