Coming Out and Keeping the Faith

An Evening of Dialogue with LGBTQ youth and leaders of diverse congregations

Bullying in the name of religion happens:
• LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning) identity and religion is one of the most charged topics of our time
• Religion is cited as the #1 reason for parents' rejection of LGBTQ children

Event highlights:
• Panel discussion with 3 youth and 3 area clergy
• Musical Video “I Don’t Deserve This” by Amanda McCarthy
• Dr. Caitlin Ryan’s research on LGBTQ youth
• How to be faith allies in support of our LGBTQ community
• Refreshments

Wednesday, April 3rd 7pm – 8:30pm
Northern Essex Community College
100 Elliott Street (Rt. 110) Haverhill, MA 01830

(The Hartleb Tech. Center is an easy building to find from either of the entrances. www.necc.mass.edu/directions/Haverhill)

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In Partnership with Northern Essex Community College, and PFLAG of Greater Boston

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