Before you can post or reply in these forums, please join our online community. I just wanted to ask whether you had thought about changing churches, i don't attend church, but i know there a plenty of churches that embrace you no matter what your sexuality. I was brought up in the church and when i was in my late teens i sought such inclusive churches as i came to accept that i was a lesbian.
It was a Sunday morning, the beginning of football season. I was wearing my Dallas Cowboys jersey, ready to root for them. I was visiting my parents who lived in Las Vegas.
Great question Jane. There is no single verse which says gay and lesbian relationships are okay. I'm sometimes asked: Is there any evidence of an actual gay marriage in the Bible?
The ones where they start telling you why you need to turn from your ways, lest you go to hell? Yeah, not much of a warm welcome, eh? Several years ago I developed a friendship with a girl that was a lesbian. I was able to look through her lens when it came to Christianity.
Church is the significant other with whom you spend weekends and evenings, the boyfriend whose friends become your friends, the girlfriend with whom you share all your dreams. It was my first time out of the evangelical cocoon, and my priority was finding a church I could love, commit my life to, and make my spiritual and social center. My search ended in Brooklyn, where I found a church of young creative people and fledgling professionals who, like me, were looking for a faith less burdened by fundamentalism.
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Jackie is unwavering in her beliefs. Although Christianity played a role in her upbringing, by the age of 17 Jackie had left her church behind, knowing exactly what they thought of her relationships with other women. What came next would only take a moment, and it would happen in the quietness of her bedroom, but it would change her life forever.
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Inlocal chapters were organised, followed in by the Women's Group, the Evangelical Fellowship in and Young Lesbian and Gay Christians in The name was eventually changed to the Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement in Over 2, people attended.
Given the profound shift in opinion among younger generations of Americans about same-sex relationships, she underscored the need to explain the case for why the Christian faith is life-giving for those who experience same-sex attraction or in any way identify themselves as LGBT. And that is because their default understanding is that Christianity isn't only not good, but harmful to sexual minorities, she said, which constitutes approximately 4. Her same-sex desires began around the time she was 5 or 6, before she knew how to spell her first name.