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Jul 21, 2017

Reconciling United Methodists of Texas Conference unreservedly supports Bishop Karen Oliveto of the Mountain Sky Area. We pray her episcopacy will be long and fruitful—resulting in many disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.

Jul 12, 2017

The Catholic Church is the largest Christian denomination in the world. The fight for the dignity and inclusion of its LGBTQI parishioners is a fight for the church’s soul and moral integrity. 

Blogger:Rev. Irene MonroeBlogger/Syndicated Religion Columnist, Huffington Post
Jul 05, 2017

“Every gay person must come out.
As difficult as it is, you must tell your immediate family.
You must tell your relatives.
You must tell your friends, if indeed they are your friends.”
-Harvey Milk

Blogger:Neil SherouseProud Parent & Retired Church Musician
Jul 18, 2017

The time has come to begin the initial research to make Franciscan Fr. Mychal Judge, OFM, a canonized saint in the Catholic Church.

We need people like you to spread the word about such a possibility so we can gather evidence about Fr. Judge’s life and ministry.

Blogger:Francis DeBernardoExecutive Director, New Ways Ministry
Jul 10, 2017

I grew up in a Methodist Church in a small town in North Carolina. When I reached my pre-teen years, I moved from the children’s programming to Methodist Youth Fellowship, or MYF. Most of the time, I felt comfortable with the lessons they were teaching. Except for the talks about sex and sexual purity.

Blogger:Kaitlin SmithAsexual Me
Jun 30, 2017

This week, the United States Supreme Court announced it will hear a case about whether a business can refuse to sell commercial goods to a gay couple because of the business owner’s religious beliefs.

Blogger:Rev. Irene MonroeBlogger/Syndicated Religion Columnist, Huffington Post
Jul 14, 2017

In Genesis 1 we read, “In beginning, God created the heavens and the earth, the earth was a formless void and darkness covered the face of the deep, while a wind from God swept over the face of the waters.”

Blogger:Rev. Dr. Angela YarberFounder and Creative Director, Holy Women Icons Project
Jul 07, 2017

In her book The United Methodist Deacon, Rev. Dr. Margaret Ann Crain explains, “Because deacons are also ordained but usually do not do what elders do, we are challenged to think about ordination as identity rather than function.”

Blogger:Rev. M BarclayDirector of Communications, Reconciling Ministries Network
Jun 29, 2017

On June 24, 2017, delegates to the Unitarian Universalist Association’s General Assembly in New Orleans overwhelmingly voted to approve language to make Unitarian Universalism’s second source more inclusive of people of all genders.

Blogger:Zr. Alex KapitanActivist, Organizer & Educator