JOHN

JOHN

“I’m gay.” In the current church climate, there are few words as explosive as these. Because I’m not in the habit of lobbing grenades into my congregation, I always figured those words would only ever echo hollowly in my meticulously barricaded closet. Convinced the...
TOM

TOM

Lying in bed I hold up in my imagination a man and a woman. It’s clear to me that my preference is on the man. “I think I’m gay.” Mostly I’m surprised by how unsurprised I am at this revelation. This isn’t news to me, it just took my consciousness a bit to form the...
MATT

MATT

Coming to an awareness of my sexuality was an interesting journey for me, because it happened in a number of different stages. Someone asked me on the weekend, “When did you realise you were gay?” and I realised that there wasn’t just one answer to that question. I...
GRANT

GRANT

My name is Grant Hartley, I’m currently twenty-six, and I’m a Christian who is gay and pursuing lifelong celibacy. My elementary school classmates seemed to be the first to recognize that I was different than other boys my age; throughout my school years, I was...
BEKAH

BEKAH

Attraction is an inherent part of the human experience. Parents often tell stories of young girls asking if they can marry their fathers or preschool boys having “crushes” on their teachers. Most people don’t even recognise such “rite of passage” moments as...