Mel’s Monday Movie “Must Sees”

This Monday, May 23 “Out Late” Next Monday, May 30 “Tutu: Man from God” Then on Monday, June 6 “I Am Jesse” Out Late looks at five individuals who came out after the age of 55. Why did they wait and what was the turning point? What can we learn from their lives? Get free... Read More

Mel and Gary’s Story

During the past thirty years, the Rev. Dr. Mel White and his husband, Gary Nixon, have traveled across the country, speaking on university campuses, teaching the “soul force” principles of Gandhi and King, organizing people of faith to do justice, and confronting religious leaders whose anti-gay rhetoric White believes, “leads to the suffering and death... Read More

Mel White’s Books

Stranger at the Gate: To be Gay and Christian in America In this moving, best-selling autobiography, Mel White comes out of the closet to give hope to other gay and lesbian Christians, to confront the misleading anti-gay rhetoric of the radical right, and to launch his own fight for justice and understanding for God’s gay... Read More

Holy Terror

Holy Terror: Lies the Christian Right Tells Us to Deny Gay Equality “No one writes about this subject with more credibility and urgency.”[br]Jimmy Creech “A challenging wake-up call… A consciousness-raising, must-read book.” John Shelby Spong “Reads like a page-turning whodunit… Chilling and enormously instructive.”[br]Rt. Rev. V. Gene Robinson From the publisher, Don Weise, Magnus Books In... Read More

Stranger at the Gate

Stranger at the Gate: To be Gay and Christian in America “An engrossing journey to united sexuality with faith… Fascinating…harrowing…a remarkable and important story.” Dallas Morning News “Compelling…Eloquent…Compassionate…” San Francisco Chronicle “Emotionally wrenching…” San Diego Union Tribune “The Reluctant, painful, but ultimately joyous merging of the family man, gay man, believer and lover…” Miami Herald... Read More

LGBT Resources

New – Just In:  BIBLICAL AUTHORITY AND HOMOSEXUALITY PAPER by Hardy Steinke 09-27-2015   What the Bible Says — And Doesn’t Say — About Homosexuality A Biblical response to the question people often ask… “How can you consider yourself a Christian when you are also gay?” In this 24-page booklet, Mel White puts forward these... Read More

Amazing Race

Mel and his son, filmmaker Mike White, had the unusual opportunity to appear as a team on two seasons of the Amazing Race, the Emmy Award winning race around the world on CBS. Season 14 The Amazing Race lasted for 22 days and traveled over 40,000 miles. The teams raced in nine countries, including Romania... Read More

Contact Mel

  If you prefer to contact Mel via email, please reach him at Or write to: Gary Nixon P.O. Box 14385 Long Beach, California 90853 USA If you are interested in booking Mel to speak at your event, please email Gary Nixon at A note from Gary In the past few years alone,... Read More

Grace & Demion

New!  You are invited to post your response to Mel’s book “Grace and Demion” at the bottom of this page (scroll down). Click here to Order “Grace and Demion”  WATCH YouTube Series on “Grace and Demion” Someday you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again. – C. S. Lewis A Confession by the Author “During my teenage... Read More
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