Dennis Sanders is a Disciples of Christ pastor in Mahtomedi, Minnesota. Diagnosed with Asberger's syndrome in 2008, he blogs about faith and autism at The Clockwork Pastor, part of the CCblogs network.
A few years ago, I was invited by a Lutheran friend of mine to take part in a group of church planters. I knew these folk came from an evangelical background, and my shields went up. Would these people accept me? Did I have to go into the closet here?