Everyone has questions, and sometimes you might be afraid to ask them. A lot of the most frequent questions other teenagers ask as they come to terms with their attractions have been gathered here with general responses from the North Star community, as well as additional personal responses from other prospective missionaries.
You are not alone. There are prospective missionaries who share experiences similar to your own. Here you’ll find real stories from real teens who strive to live their lives in accordance with the gospel while experiencing feelings of same-gender attraction.
Supportive fellowship and friendship with others who share your values and commitment to the gospel of Jesus Christ is a valuable spiritual tool. Within North Star, we like to provide ways to build such positive friendships and to create a community where individuals will find joy in the gospel.
Depression. Pornography addiction. Suicidal thoughts… Sadly, these are things many of us have also dealt with, but there is help out there. Various articles, support groups, help-lines, and therapy options are out there ready to aid in your recovery from and coping with these often devastating afflictions.
There are many sources both scholastic and inspired through which to view our experiences with same-gender attraction and related feelings. We present a wide variety of articles and resources, including some with varying and occasionally contrasting views.