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Elder Holland Shares Heartbreaking Letter from Gay Mormon + How We Can Show Love, Empathy to All

by LDS.org | May 8, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"To me, when you strive to lighten another’s burdens, you are truly angels of mercy in the most literal sen...

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"You Can Be an LGBT Ally and a Faithful Member of the Church," Says Former YSA Bishop

by The Herald Journal | April 25, 2018 | Mormon Life

“We all have crosses we’re carrying,” former YSA Bishop Richard Ostler said. “To understand someone’s cross...

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Preventing Youth Suicide in Our Wards and Families (+ Valuable Resources)

by Debra Coe | March 31, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The suicide rate among youth in the U.S. continues to rise—especially in Utah. How can we protect the youth...

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"You Are My People": Inactive Gay Mormon Shares Powerful Insights After Attending Church for the First Time in Years

by John Bonner, Illustrations by Maki Yamaguchi | February 15, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I went to an LDS church service yesterday for the first time in years. When I walked through the double gla...

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The Viral Story of This LDS Couple Is an LGBT Mormon Story That Continues to Be Written

by Deseret News | February 9, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“Just as I have tried to help people understand and they have wanted me to help people understand that my s...

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Church Creates Ad with Special Message for LGBT Members of the Church: "You Have a Place in the Kingdom"

by Danielle B. Wagner | January 24, 2018 | From the Church Mormon Life

"I want anyone who is a member of the Church who is gay or lesbian to know I believe you have a place in th...

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LGBT Youth Suicides and the LDS Church: What Needs to Change

by Debra Oaks Coe on Fair Mormon Blog | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“What is changing—and what needs to change—is to help Church members respond sensitively and thoughtfully w...

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A Powerful Letter to Mormons from a Gay Member of the Church: "We Are Your Brothers and Sisters"

by Tristan | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Dear Brothers and Sisters, I'd say I'm a run-of-the-mill Mormon boy and fit the mold here pretty well in Pr...

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Watch: Gay Mormon, His Bishop, and Stake President Hold Panel Discussion on How to Include LGBTQ Mormons in the Church

by LDS Living Staff | Makes You Think

UPDATE: Over the past several weeks, Tom Christofferson has been sharing his story in a variety of places. ...

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Lesbian Mormon Shares a Powerful Message to Members of the Church: "I Want People to See My Face"

by Danielle B. Wagner | Mormon Life

"Faces of USGA," a nonprofit photojournalism project that dedicates itself to spreading awareness of LGBTQ ...