It is rare that I find an article or blog post that puts into words the reasons why I left the church in such a concise and thought-provoking manner as this! It’s heart wrenching how people of “faith” can be so cruel to their own, to God’s children. I am so glad to be out of the “noise” of the church and into the arms of God… it’s nicer here.
by Candice Czubernat
I hold the church personally responsible for any LGBTQ person who walks away from God and Christianity. Every week, I get emails from individuals all across the country who are full of desire to be a part of a church. They want to go on the church-wide mission trip, join the choir, serve in the youth group and attend a small group. These are people who long to serve God, connect with other Christians and be a part of a wider community.
Sounds pretty good, right?
Here’s the heartbreaking part: they write me because the church won’t let them do those things and they don’t know what to do.
Their church has found out they are LGBTQ and because of this are no longer welcome to join in these church activities they long to be a part of. The worst are the emails I get are from young…
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