From the Archives: Coming Out to Christian Parents

When there's a 5th Wednesday in the month, we dive deep into our blog archives to resurrect a post that we think deserves a second look! This post from August 30th, 2016 was a crowdsourced post with advice contributed by parents and LGBTQ+ people in our community. Read on... -------


“How do I come out to my parents?”  This is one of the most common questions we get from LGBTQ+ Christians who contact us.  We thought it would be a good idea to seek the wisdom and advice of our Generous Space community, drawing on the experiences of real LGBTQ+ people and their parents. We’ve compiled all their ideas into a paraphrased list below.  Thank you to everyone who contributed to this conversation!