Posts tagged "Church"

Organized Religion is Failing the Gay and Transgender Community

Organized religion.  Those words can cause some lively if not heated discussion.  You add the topic of sexual orientation and gender identity into the mix and the heat gets dialed up a few notches.  Then add being gay or transgender in the church and the conversation can often go to the negative extremes.  Organized religion... Read more »

The Power of Prayer - A Survivor's Story

This Blog is rated PG: Descriptions of Medical and Surgical conditions and procedures may not be suitable for some audiences.  YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED. Back in January of 2004, I was preparing for inventory with the rest of my associates where I work.  I had had mild cold like symptoms that came and went for... Read more »

God's Big Puzzle

It’s a great blessing to see God’s will at work. Being able to hear that several people were blessed by hearing how one person was carried by God through the darkness and how God has lifted that person out of a depth that was so deep that no humanly struggle would bring you out. Christians... Read more »
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Building on the past, Building for the Future

For a long time leading up to and after my transition, I wanted nothing more than to forget my past.  I wanted nothing more than to go stealth, to forget my previous  life pretending to be something I wasn’t. But, as usual, God had other plans for me. He wasn’t going to let me hide. ... Read more »

Praying for a Facebook Page

Pray for a Facebook page? Yes! You read the title correctly. With the advent of social media, our world has gotten a lot smaller.  Our neighbors are no longer just those people living in the two-story split-level with attached garage across the street. It’s the person you play Farmville with every night that lives in... Read more »
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    Meggan Sommerville is a Christian transgender woman with a heart for educating others about the transgender community and her faith in her Savior, Jesus Christ. Her career life has taken her on a variety of adventures, from being a veterinary technician in the Western burbs of Chicago to being an EMT/Paramedic, EMS instructor, and a paid on call firefighter for Bolingbrook , Illinois. Since 1998, she has been the frame shop manager for a national craft retailer. You can contact Meggan via email at Transgirlatcross@aol.com or find her on Facebook at Trans Girl at the Cross

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