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Finding a Loving Home in Affirmation

August 14, 2022 |

I couldn’t understand why I was being judged for wanting to be loved, understood, and cared for. I was at my lowest, looking for help. That’s when I found in Affirmation a home and a family where I was loved and could be authentic.

First Affirmation Venezuala Conference, “Challenges of Freedom”

August 13, 2022 |

Affirmation Venezuela held its first conference. The theme was “Challenges of Freedom,” where attendees experienced God’s love to heal wounds and restore faith in themselves.

My Personal Invitation for You to Attend International Conference this Year

August 12, 2022 |

With the Affirmation International Conference being just 9 weeks away, I want to share with you what these conferences have meant to me and invite you to attend this year.

Ron y Sue Raynes Afirmación 2019 Conferencia Internacional Premio Mortensen

Nominations Sought for 2022 Mortensen Award

July 25, 2022 |

Each year, members of the Affirmation community have the opportunity to nominate Affirmation members who have significantly and positively impacted the lives of those within the Affirmation community to receive the Mortensen Award during the Affirmation International Conference. Nominations are due by August 30th.

Finding My Self-Esteem in Affirmation Dominican Republic

July 25, 2022 |

Affirmation has helped me to rebuild my self-esteem. I’m grateful for being a part of Affirmation. I am happy in my knowledge that Jesus Christ lives and that he is my Savior.

Affirmation Venezuela Shone Bright during Pride

July 5, 2022 |

Affirmation Venezuela highlighted their work during a community Pride event and was recognized along with other LGBTQIA+ organizations by the city council of Maracaibo.

Former Mormon Preserving History of Struggle for Gay Rights in Washington

June 28, 2022 |

We have to be strong in the face of opposition that seeks to place doubt and fear in the hearts of those succumbing to their lies. Facing those fears with kindness, patience, and full faith and confidence, the truth will eventually prevail.

The Power of Jesus Christ to Overcome Guilt

June 21, 2022 |

Affirmation is a space created by our Lord to include those who were excluded and to liberate and heal with His example and love all the beloved and multicolored hearts who have been wounded by pain and, above all, by the guilt inflicted by believing that we are not worthy of His great love.

The Feeling of Butterflies in Your Stomach

June 21, 2022 |

Believing I had no other choice, I also had a girlfriend, but I never felt the butterflies in my stomach that I did on that day in the school courtyard when I saw that boy.