I heard from my dad via email two days after he found out I was gay. It was a very short email and since you don't know my dad, it will seem like a nice email. It didn't sound like my dad at all. I've read it to most of my family and they all agree that he probably was told what to write from the church.
Here it is:
I am processing your letter at this time.I want you to know that "Jesus loves you very Much" and so do I.You will always be my daughter!
I've been a little behind on thanking people for the comments they left on these articles.