There are a lot of things coming out means. Here are a few things it should not mean.
That you will be told God hates you.
That you will be bullied at school.
That you will be called ugly names.
That you must live in fear of violence.
That you forfeit your rights as a human being.
That you are less equal.
That you are less loved.
Today I call on everyone to let love rule the day.
If someone comes out to you today, instead of reacting with judgement or disappointment or anger why not try this…
Ask them about their journey. Listen. Try to understand.
Love them. Right. Where. They. Are.
That is what Jesus would do.