Free Spirit Publishing, rev. Then we find support for ourselves, and in this I mean several things, it could be in reading material. What will the church say? You as a parent have your own coming out journey as well. Went through a divorce.
They most likely struggled painfully before taking the risk to come out to you.
Parents Of Gay Children
God is good at giving us quandaries we didn't expect, to rock our little tiny worldviews. They had to discover how true it was. You too shall get through this, in your own way, with your beliefs and values still in check or slightly readjusted. Are you worried about what your friends or family will think if you should support and accept your child? Family Equality Council connects, supports, and represents the three million parents who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer in this country and their six million children. One of the most important things you can do as a parent with an LGBT child who has just come out of the closet is to operate from a place of love, and let your kid experience your feelings in a healthy manner. It is just as natural for one person to be heterosexual as it is for another to be homosexual.
Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you. But those are your expectations for your child. Has your son or daughter recently told you he or she was gay, lesbian, or bisexual or they feel like they were born into a body of the wrong gender and actually are the other gender? Read as much as you can because for most of us this is the first real interaction we have knowingly had with a gay or transgender person. Are you heartbroken at the thought of possibly not having biological grandchildren by your child? Little, Brown Books for Young Readers,