Tuesday, September 1, 2015

A gay man proposed to boyfriend in a church that will not wed them

Trevor Harper, 36,  proposed to his boyfriend Covin in front of the whole congregation of the United Methodist Church while speaking about his faith  received a standing ovation.

The pair who live in Austin, began dating about 9 years ago. They have been active members of the church for the past two years however the church will not perform a same sex wedding ceremony.

Harper got the help and blessing from his pastor, Reverend John Wright before proposing. The couple hopes that by next year, when they want to get married, the church will be more open to allowing them to hold their ceremony on the premises.