A few gay Latter-day Saint men learning to love life, and gaining the skills to live up to their covenants. The Sons of Sacrifice group is for men with same-sex attraction who want to keep their covenants with God.
Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints teach that identifying as LGBTQ is not a sin. God’s invitation is the same to all of us. He asks that we continue, day by day, to try to live better lives and draw closer to Him.
One of the basic foundations of the Sons of Sacrifice program is that gay men are beautiful and loved just as they are. Being gay is not a sin. We are not an abomination! We are not broken. We do not need to be fixed.
Why I Started Sons of Sacrifice In August 1976, at age 17, I crept stealthily into my first therapy session desperate to find the cure for being gay. In those days, the therapist, chagrined that one of his gay clients might encounter another, had his secretary take us in through one door and out through […]