Avoid being judgemental about 1988 from our 2017 perspective. Energy needs to be put into moving and educating more congregations to live a positive inclusion. Knowing confident out LGTB people as “people” is the strongest mover and dispeller of fears and prejudice. Apologies should also be extended to family members who dealt with church “attitudes” and reactions.
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