Commentary: Seven things I’m learning about transgender people

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Wingfield 130Mark WingfieldI don’t know much about transgender issues, but I’m trying to learn. … With the help of a pediatrician friend and a geneticist friend, I’m listening and trying to learn. This is hard, though, because understanding the transgender experience seems so far outside what I have ever contemplated. And the more I learn, the more theological questions I face as well. This is hard, even for a pastor.

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Mark Wingfield is associate pastor of Wilshire Baptist Church in Dallas, Texas.


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