Ever since I was little I tried to like it, but as the years passed I never warmed to my assigned name. To me, Courtney felt like it belonged in a genre of blonde hair flippers and gum smackers prone to rampant giggling.
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Today I turned 30 years old and this then lead me to start thinking about people in my life that I have looked up to and viewed as role models. While there are many people that have shaped who I am today, I really started to think about the gay men that have been central parts of my growth.
Solace, a peer support group for Christians and other people of faith in the coming out process, meets Sunday nights to provide participants with a safe space to talk about the challenges they face identifying as LGBT people.