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When Your Kid Comes Out – Do It Differently

When Your Kid Comes Out – Do It Differently

By Sara Cook – What I Wish I Would Have Done Differently When My LGBT Child Came Out. Our son came out to us in a long letter when he was eighteen and a freshman at BYU. Looking back, there are several things I wish I had done differently. Reading that letter, I felt overwhelmed and sad about his news.  I was so steeped in living my religion that this news was a severe blow to my plans for him and…

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Being An Ally Has Made My Faith Stronger

Being An Ally Has Made My Faith Stronger

By Jill Rowe I have been a Mormon my whole life. The Gospel has been my foundation. Every decision I have made in my life has been based on the Church. Would I go on a mission? Yes. Would I get married in the temple? Yes. Did I want to have a big family? Yes. Would I be a stay-at-home mom? Yes. Would I serve in every calling I was extended? Yes. This included being involved in Prop 22 in California…

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Mama Dragons Respond to Orlando Massacre

Mama Dragons Respond to Orlando Massacre

By the Mama Dragons’ Board of Directors As mothers and mother figures who fiercely love our own LGBT children, our collective hearts are broken over this latest act of hatred and violence. We mourn with the families of these brave souls who just wanted to live their truth proudly and openly in a world that has a long way to go toward inclusion and unconditional love. We condemn the rhetoric that leads to such bigotry and vow to continue to…

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