They were also comfortable with their sexuality, but felt judged by their communities.
The first step, for a gay man like myself, was accepting my own sexuality as a gift from God, rather than a curse.
Unbelievably, Gallaty says that sexuality—unlike race and gender—can be changed.
sexuality sex·u·al·i·ty (sěk'shōō-āl'ĭ-tē)
The condition of being characterized and distinguished by sex.
Concern with or interest in sexual activity.
Sexual character or potency.