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What Makes a LGBTQ Heart Beat: A Response to President Nelson’s BYU Devotional

September 23, 2019 |

Like doctors and pilots, I didn’t make up the principles that govern LGBTQ mental health — we have merely discovered them and now use them daily to safeguard lives. I pray with my feet every day that Latter-day Saints will come to fully understand these discoveries too. We are all part of one body in Christ. May we see that each part however different is equally needed by us.

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Reading of “Welcome to Zion” in Tigard, Oregon

September 12, 2019 |

Sunday, October 6, 2019 – 7:30pm – Did you join us a few months back for an afternoon with the talented Holly Yurth Richards? She gave us the back story…

Ryan Proctor

The Pure Love of Christ is Not in Words but Actions

August 25, 2019 |

I am a gay, pioneer veteran that respects my Mormon beliefs but I take it from the pure love of Christ, not from what someone says from a pulpit. It is our actions that state who we are, not our words.

2018 Affirmation Collage

Suicidio: Teléfonos y sitios web

August 3, 2019 | Comments Off on Suicidio: Teléfonos y sitios web

En todo el mundo: Befrienders: Argentina Por teléfono: 135 (011) 5275-1135 desde todo el país Por messenger: Hablemos de todo, sitio web: Prevención al Suicidio Landing   Brasil: Centro de…

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Two Degrees off Center: Coming Out of the Other Closet

July 24, 2019 |

It can take as much or even more courage to seek help for depression, anxiety, or trauma as it does to come out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer. There is help though, and Rich Keys encourages anyone to seek it by sharing his own struggles and successes.

2019 Affirmation Colombia Conference

Affirmation: Who We Are and How We Serve

July 19, 2019 |

Experiences surrounding the Affirmation Colombia conference remind us of the important role that Affirmation plays in providing a place and support for LGBTQ people navigating their faith and traditions in Latin America and around the world.

2019 Affirmation Leadership at International Conference

How Your Membership in Affirmation has an Impact

June 26, 2019 |

Affirmation’s mission is to provide a community of support for LGBTQ Mormons, their families, and their friends, wherever they may be. It’s the community that is important. Critical to this community are members of Affirmation.

2019 Affirmation World Pride

Affirmation Celebrates WorldPride 2019

May 22, 2019 |

Jump to: Speakers | Accommodations | T-Shirts | Early Registration Tote | Schedule | Contact Organizer This year marks the 50th Anniversary of Stonewall and the first-ever WorldPride hosted in the…

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How Can I Protect My Child?

May 3, 2019 | Comments Off on How Can I Protect My Child?

Keeping Your Child Healthy and Happy Before you read anything else, you need to know about the real dangers gay teens/young adults face, including suicide, drug use, and diseases. You…