“For so long, pleasure could only result in something tragic, rather than seen as something important and powerful. To challenge that belief system, we need to have patience and compassion and empathy.” – Damon L. Jacobs
A Christian pastor in North Carolina has been amazed by the reaction to one of his recent blog postings, in which he wrote about what his reaction would be if any of his children grew up and told him that they were gay.
Because of advances in treatment, AIDS is a relic of the last century in many people’s minds. This is some of the good news. HIV is treatable, and full-blown AIDS is increasingly uncommon, but that is only part of the story.