Because so many churches have a long history of hostility toward gay women and men, and because gay clergy and parishioners have been such a big part of our church family, we at St. Nicholas seek to be especially welcoming to members of the LGBT community.
We want you to know the love that God has for you, just as He made you.
We want you to know the peace of Christ, and follow Him with us.
We want you to know the joy of the Holy Spirit, and feel your heart lighten.
Here are some words to ponder from The Rt. Rev. Gene Robinson, Episcopal Bishop of New Hampshire… who wants gay teens and young people to know “It Gets Better.”
Family and friends are important to everyone; so is acceptance, engagement and FUN.
Sometimes it’s a laugh shared in a small discussion group, sometimes it’s a community event. Sometimes it’s ICE CREAM with your loved ones.