Even today, in this enlightened age, it’s not an easy thing to be a member of the LGBT community. As accepting as many in our society are, it’s still difficult to be different. Some folks, whether because of social or religious bias, can’t look past their own misconceptions to accept everyone, even their own children.\nThis was the exact situation that a Jacksonville high school student faced. His devoutly religious parents had found out that he was gay and couldn’t get past it. The years following his outing were not only difficult, they also threatened his entire future.