Part 2 of Gail and Nate's conversation with Christopher Doran, where they discuss the need for churches to be clear on LGBTQ+ participation, healing after church trauma, and hope for a better way of communicating to LGBTQ+ folks whether they'll find a true home in specific churches. Be sure to listen to part 1 of the conversation here.
Read Chris' full story at this link.
Resources mentioned in this episode:
- churchclarity.org for information on churches' actively enforced policies regarding women in leadership and LGBTQ+ inclusion.
- freedhearts.org for LGBTQIA+ support in religious communities.
- reclamationcollective.com for mental health support groups and therapists specializing in religious trauma, adverse religious experiences, and spiritual abuse survival.