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“But Your Identity is in Christ!”

I'm always a bit weary with how much I share with people at church. It depends on how much energy or how much explaining in want to do in that moment. One evening, while I was having some lovely small talk with a young woman,  she shared part of her story, why she was in Atlanta, what she was doing, studying, blah blah blah. Small talk stuff. “So what about you? What’s your story?” Oh, boy… This is the point in the conversation where I say a quick prayer and try to discern whether or not this is the right moment to share with them that I’m gay. Because it will bring about one of a billion different reactions: She…