When I realized my sexuality did not define me, it felt like death to all that I knew to be true of myself. It was an excruciating revelation. The one thing that provoked me to embark on this journey were words of Jesus in Mark 8:34-37. Here it is in The Message: “Anyone who intends … Continue reading How could God possibly ask me to deny who I was?
Betrayal is such a harsh word. In all my years as a gay identified person, each time I got wind of someone becoming a Christian it felt like they were they were joining forces with the enemy. Was it because they had broken my trust? You see, within the gay community there is a strong sense … Continue reading Why did it hurt so bad?
I have concluded that my sexuality does not define me. I know, right! For my gay-identified friends reading this, I am certain that feels like the ultimate betrayal. It most certainly did to me. Continue reading It Feels Like Betrayal