Alicia Johnston


Alicia is a former pastor in the Seventh-day Adventist Church. She holds an MDiv from the Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary as well as an MA in Clinical Psychology. In 2017 she came out as LGBTQ-affirming and as bisexual in a viral video that resulted in her forced resignation. Her story was featured in several news outlets such as NBC and Religion News. In addition to the podcast and blogging on affirming theology, she has also been working on a book explaining affirming theology in the unique language and theology of Seventh-day Adventists. Her passion is helping Christians see why they can affirm same-sex marriage and support gender transition. She lives in Phoenix, Arizona with her wife and their adorable dog Prescott. She enjoys flirting with her wife, camping, hiking, and playing with her niece and nephew.

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