December 16, 2013 |

Currently I am serving a tour in China as a non-career consular office in the U.S. Foreign Service. The work is fascinating, and I enjoy interacting with the locals in an official capacity. When I finish this summer, I look forward to being more involved in the Mormon/religious LGBT community.


December 16, 2013 |

I’m a junior at Brigham Young University, majoring in Art History and minoring in Nonprofit Management. I’m on track to graduate a year from now, in Spring 2015, and I’m going to graduate school after.


December 16, 2013 |

I am a registered nurse. I have worked with pediatric oncology patients at Children’s Hospital Oakland for the past 31 years. I love my job. I am also in the Primary presidency in my ward. The well being of children is a huge passion for me. I love musical theatre, good food and great conversation.


December 16, 2013 |

I work for American Express. I work in customer service and financial education. I have too many interests to list 🙂 Top of the list is skiing! I’d ski all day everyday if I could. Close behind is playing the piano. I lose myself in the music, and as a side effect… I tend to lose a few hours too.

Faces of Affirmation: Kathy

December 16, 2013 |

I do visual effects for films, freelance video editing, and firmly believe that God loves, accepts us, and that there is so much goodness and love within Mormonism.

Affinity – December 2013

December 1, 2013 |

Affirmation: Gay & Lesbian Mormons—Serving LGBT Mormons and Their Family and Friends Since 1977 Inside This Issue Affirmation Days of Gratitude and Service Affirmation Calendar Giving the Gift of Affirmation…

Caleb Rex: God’s LGBT Children Are Precious to Him

November 29, 2013 | “He loves us just the way that he created us. Everything will be made right in the end—one way or another.”

Sam Fullmer: “I Support Marriage Equality in Hawaii”

November 18, 2013 |

by Hugo Salinas Sam Fullmer, center, demonstrated last week at the Hawaii State Capitol Building, where legislators are debating a law that could bring marriage equality to the Aloha State.…

Affirmation Leaders Discuss Statements Made during General Conference

November 17, 2013 |

Tawnya Smith: “The most important thing is your relationship to the Divine” On October 9 Affirmation sponsored a conference call to discuss the recent LDS General Conference, which included statements by Elder Oaks…