Gay Marriage Equality Stories

Explore our collection of stories talking about gay marriage equality. Learn how courageous couples are fighting for LGBT rights and issues around the country. Whether they are attending rallies and giving speeches or just having courageous conversations with family and friends, each of these couples is making a difference in society. They are helping to pave the way for generations to come.

Raoul & Billy: Ahead of the Curve

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Read an excerpt from Raoul’s play on how he and his husband Billy met. When they got married they weren’t trying to be political, just ahead of the curve.

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Kate & Meghan: Okay, No Boys

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Read how Kate and Meghan unexpectedly met while teaching in Japan. Meghan prayed not be distracted by boys but little did she know what God had in store.

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Alyson & Marjorie: The Best Decision

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Read Alyson’s story of unconditional support. Learn why telling her wife she was a woman in a man’s body was the best decision she ever made.

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Addison & Jeff: Our Trip To Iowa

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Enjoy this story contributed by Addison. He succinctly discusses his and his partner’s trip to Iowa for a wedding that exceeded their expectations.

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Rick & David: We Feel Complete

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Read Rick and David’s story about their relationship of over 30 years. Learn why they feel complete now that they are legally married in California.

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Rick & Chris: Eventually Yesterday

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Rick has a knack for leveraging his story to help others on their journeys to become the best versions of themselves. Please enjoy this essay from Rick on his loving and committed relationship of twenty years.

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Phillip & Jonathan: D.C. Proposal Tour

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Experience a proposal story that is hard to top. Phillip explains how he took his soon to be husband, Jonathan, on a nostalgic relationship tour in D.C.

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Earl & Tim: Love At First Sight To Fighting For Rights

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Earl and Tim have spent over 33 earnest years together from love at first sight to fighting to become more than legal strangers in Pennsylvania. Learn about their commitment to love and equality.

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Bill & Mark: Love, Loss & Courage

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Read Bill and Mark’s marriage story of love, loss and courage. Then enjoy their video testimonial about the consequences of marriage inequality.

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Mo & Erin: Those Who Matter Don’t Mind

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Read about Erin and Mo’s relationship story which started at the University of Dayton. Hear about their journey from close friends to Mo’s surprise proposal.

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