Family & Relationships

Family & Relationships

Brandon “BAM-BAM” Akins Unplugged

Born and raised in the church, I was a minister by age 12, an elder by the time I was 15. It felt amazing doing what I’d been called to do. I remember throwing youth conferences twice a year that to this day give me chills to recollect — opening ...
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Eddie Wiley And “Pansexuality” Don’t Get It Twisted!

In TUV Magazine September/October 2016 "Love Wins" issue Eddie Wiley beautifully explains the principles on how one can live Beyond the Binary, "Love Without A Limit" in his most personal article yet written for TUV Magazine. Wiley is candid and unapologetic while sharing his intimate feelings about living out loud ...
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“Masqueerade Prom” hosted by Memphis Area Gay Youth (MAGY) on July 08th

On July 8, 2016 the Memphis Area Gay Youth aka MAGY will sponsor their annual prom for all Mid-South LGBTQA YOUTH ages 13-20 at First Congregational Church located at 1000 S. Cooper St. The theme will be centered around a "MasQueerade Prom" with music, lots of food, a whole lot ...
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Loving Our LGBTQ Children “A Message of Support!”

On Mother's Day, the media gives considerable attention to our mothers, our sisters, our daughters, and our grandmothers, by highlighting the contributions these women make to their families and communities. The lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender parents and their families are often absent in Mother's Day coverage since ...
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The Heart of the Matter

I recently read a New York Times article that discussed how the Internet is changing the way we think -- feeding our growing addiction to information amidst the distractions that ensue as we surf multiple sites, simultaneously or in rapid succession. We troll for weather, news, social media, music, jobs, ...
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