Author Archive: Mindy Goorchenko
Mindy Goorchenko, 34, blogs from Eagle River, Alaska. When she is not at home with her husband and five children, she can be found at the prison where she serves as a nurse. She converted to Catholicism in 2009 after 3 years as an evangelical Protestant, and she and her family practice the faith in the Byzantine Catholic tradition.
I feel I can speak for many people that Catholic teaching on sexuality comes across most of the time as a big laundry list of NOs. For example: no masturbating, no fantasizing about sex, no acting out same sex attraction, no extra-marital affairs, no contraception, etc. There is nothing wrong with that, on one hand. [...]