Tag "acceptance"

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About Straight People And All The Congratulations They Deserve For Being Accepting

So previously on Facebook, the post below was made: *** Straight friend: Can you not go a day talking without involving your sexuality? Everything isn’t about who you are attracted

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“We Need A New Kind Of Ministry.” The story of a woman who struggled with the aftermath of her husband coming out

Lydia Meredith thought her life was over when her husband came out, but it was just the beginning. Read what she had to say below. * While driving one day

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Brazilian bishop describes homosexuality as ‘gift from God’

During a recent homily, a Brazilian bishop characterized homosexuality as a “gift from God” and lamented “prejudices that kill.” “If it is not a choice, if it is not a

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ANOTHER CONVERSATION

Vhar and his mother have mother-son relationship goals. This is established every time we get a glimpse of their interactions here on Kito Diaries. There was that first conversation, and

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NOT JUST A STORY (Part 2)

Previously on NOT JUST A STORY… * “Are you now sleeping with men?” Mother had asked. The words startled me as a wave of guilt crashed about inside me. I stared

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NOT JUST A STORY

“Are you now sleeping with men?” Mother asked. I spun around in shock, dropping the knife I was using to chop carrots. The question hit me so hard, that for

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COMING OUT: AN OUTLOOK WITH FOCUS ON THE GAY MAN

I believe this discussion is necessary for two main purposes: 1. To ease the pressure to come out felt by a lot of gay men and which strains our inter-relationships

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A Prayer From Chinelo Okparanta’s ‘Under The Udala Trees’

I just finished reading the riveting novel by Chinelo Okparanta. And after a story that filled me at once with sadness and hope, here’s the segment of the book that

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Short Story: Help! My Husband Is Gay!

Originally published on harryitie.com * “Help! My husband is gay!!!” That is the message Sister Sade sent to our Church WhatsApp Group. The message is followed by a series of

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RANTINGS OF A RANDOM (Gay) NIGERIAN (Entry 66)

At work, I typically draw lines. I tend not to socialize with anyone I work with. However there was this guy Tunde who joined us about three years ago. I