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How are you celebrating the first-ever national Queer Youth of Faith (QYF) Day on June 30, 2020?

On this episode of Queerology, a panel celebrates the life, creativity, and gifts of queer youth of faith.

The panel includes Ameera, a trans Bengali-American Muslim; Taline, a bisexual Armenian Christian; Daniel, a gay Jew; and Sebastian, a trans Christian.

Happy QYF Day!

Topics Discussed:

  • QYF Panel: How each identifies and how faith formed their identity
  • Honor, Celebrate, Center: Importance and meaning of QYF Day to each panelist
  • Affirming Theology: Spread awareness that God doesn’t hate you
  • Queer Realization: Born this way and continual struggle to find hope and support
  • Advice: Nobody’s perfect, don’t change, you’re not alone, find your people

Links and Resources:

QYF DayBeloved Arise Jewish Queer Youth Keshet Muslim Alliance for Sexual and Gender DiversityRebel & DivineKevin Garcia on YouTube Beyond Shame by Matthias RobertsMatthias Roberts on Patreon

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