Big steps for the LGBTQ+ community as a Transgender deacon has been appointed by The United Methodis

“I understand the rules of the church,” Barclay said. “But here’s the truth: I’m queer, and I’m called to this. I tried to walk away.”

Regardless of your religious beliefs, this is huge.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/acts-of-faith/wp/2017/06/07/the-united-methodist-church-just-appointed-a-transgender-deacon/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.71bfadacf8b2