LGBTQ: Sexuality and Gender Identity
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A story about self acceptance about being gay and the value of reaching out for support.
This is Dayton-Kyle's story of becoming a father while coming to terms with his sexuality.
Here’s Sidney’s story of how she stood up for her sexual identity after facing resistance from her family.
This is Mary's story about how she coped with the backlash from coming out to conservative parents.
This is Amilia's story about her brother who faced rejection after coming out to his parents but resolved to still live a happy, productive life.
This is the story of a young man who, through self-education and faith, found the courage to accept his sexuality.
Here is the story of a young man who learned to embrace his own sexuality and find comfort in his own sense of self-worth.
Here’s Alex’s story about being a transgender teen.
Here is Mai's story of depending on supportive friends while questioning her sexuality.