Helping Those Who Struggle With Same-Gender Attraction (Jeffrey R. Holland, October 2007 Ensign) (link) He sighed. “Why am I this way? The feelings are very real.” I paused, then said, CONTINUE READING
With the sudden influx of dialogue concerning gender dysphoria I thought this public attention provided an excellent opportunity to add to the conversation and present the human reality of gender dysphoria among active members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, while seeking to explain what few teachings we, as members of the Church, have concerning this complicated issue. CONTINUE READING
These wounds are ones we have all experienced and for some they are so debilitating that we lie paralyzed and sometimes wailing because we believe the source of help might just be the same one who has wounded us or we have become blinded by the grief and emotions. CONTINUE READING
Everybody in this life has their challenges and difficulties. That is part of our mortal test. The reason for some of these trials cannot be readily understood except on the basis of faith and hope because there is often a larger purpose which we do not always understand. Peace comes through hope.