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July 18, 2012

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Shari Johnson, her daughter Cholene Espinoza, and Shari's husband, James
Shari Johnson, her daughter Cholene Espinoza, and Shari's husband, James

Turning Around: A Mother Embraces Her Gay Daughter

Guest host Sean Cole speaks to Shari Johnson of Odessa, Texas, who says her daughter was always estranged from the family and she only found out why later in life. Shari’s daughter, Cholene, called home as an adult and read a letter coming out as gay. That triggered a long process of coming to terms with something that Shari's faith deemed a sin. It also prompted Shari to share secrets in her book, "Above All Things."

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