Tuesday, September 29

Tag: Sarah McBride

Are You Seen, Acknowledged, Respected In Your Totality?

"Each of us has a deep and profound desire to be seen, to be acknowledged, and to be respected in our totality. There is a unique kind of pain in being unseen. It's a pain that cuts deep by diminishing and disempowering, and whether done intentionally or unintentionally, it's an experience that leaves real scars." -Sarah McBride, author of Tomorrow Will Be Different- Today I am grateful for these words from Sarah McBride who is a transgender woman who is an American LGBTQ rights activist. I recently started reading her book called Tomorrow Will Be Different when I came across this paragraph. It blew me out of the waters because it explains me to a perfect t. I know I have a deep and profound desire to be seen, acknowledged AND respected as a trans nonbinary United Methodist Christian. W...