Church leadership post for an openly gay Mormon
Saturday, September 24, 2011 at 05:29PM
OutFaith in Gay Leader, Latter Day Saint, Mitch Mayne

By Jessica Ravitz, CNN - September 24, 2011

Early on in life, Mitch Mayne knew exactly who he was.

He would race home from school to watch reruns of “Star Trek” and swoon over his crush, Captain Kirk. At 8, after his parents converted, he was baptized into The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, a faith he embraced. Even after he drifted away from the LDS Church following his parents’ divorce, he came back to Mormonism on his own in his mid-20s.

It is where he feels spiritually at home, irrespective of the fact that, for the past 10 years, he’s been openly gay. [Read Full Story]

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