But I have a hard time understanding why LGBT folk would want to be part of a denomination that condemns them ... Pastors continually condemned "homosexuals" and their "lifestyle" using phrases like "love the sinner, hate the sin" with an emphasis on hating the sin and very little loving the sinner.
Teachers in grade school told me to act less girly to escape being bullied.
We reminisce on moments shared with loved ones and create traditions so that we can relive the magic all over again.
Setting out to create our own memories, Gathered headed out to California and spent a day amongst the beauty of a Christmas tree farm.
People of all different backgrounds, religions and beliefs on sexuality have sent emails wanting to have constructive conversations on human sexuality and religion.
Above all the other questions I receive in those emails the one that always gets asked is "Why are you still Seventh-day Adventist?
I believe in the Trinity: Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
I have been connected to this religion my entire life.
It is more than a community of believers; it is my family.
In the midst of winter’s chill and a hazy sky, we melted over a bag of Brown Bag Popcorn Company’s Dark Chocolate Salted Caramel.
(Site note: we also love their Sriracha Lime Cheddar Popcorn) Local to South Florida, Brown Bag Popcorn Co.