What do you imagine when someone says they were ‘kicked out’ of their church for being LGBTQ+? Does it involve the church leader literally putting their foot to someone’s backside and kicking them out the door? The church leader erecting a sign on the church lawn, ‘I hereby kick that lesbian out of my church’? … Continue reading ‘You weren’t kicked out, you chose to leave.’
When I attend London Pride, I am always struck by how powerful the parade is. The section of the parade that I am always most affected by is the many faith groups who attend. From my experience, Christianity and other religions are one of the last places in our society in the UK, to end homophobia and discrimination for those in the LGBTQ community.
When I came out as a lesbian, later in life, the biggest challenge was wrestling with my Christian faith and my sexuality. As a result, this blog was born. I am writing it in the hope that it gives some representation and encourages people to fight for freedom to be themselves.
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