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Blog Sep, 06, 2013
Ever-Widening Circles: Reflections on Marriage Vows and General Synod

Like other idealistic young couples at the time, John and I wrote our own marriage vows. And like most, we had little or no idea of what our words implied. For example: “Though our love should never end, because it is of God it is not meant for us alone, but for ever-widening circles.”

Blog Sep, 05, 2013
A Brother's Pledge: Standing Up For Love

I remember sitting in church and hearing the sermons about what it meant to be a Christian—the commandment to love your neighbor as you love yourself—and thinking that this just didn’t apply to me; I was unworthy.

News Sep, 03, 2013
Intercollegiate Adventist GSA Coalition Announces New Scholarship

The Intercollegiate Adventist GSA Coalition (IAGC) is proud to announce a brand new Leaders for Equality Scholarship.

The scholarship was created to support Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning (LGBTQ) student leaders who work toward constructive dialogue and equality on Seventh-day Adventist college campuses across North America.

Blog Aug, 30, 2013
How Can Our Churches be Safe Havens for Transgender People?

Image via Mary Button's Stations of the Cross—outdated terminology reflects a banner from a 1998 vigil for Rita Hester, a transgender woman murdered in Allston, MA. The outpouring of grief and anger over Hester's death inspired the founding of the International Transge

Blog Aug, 14, 2013
Presbyterian Welcome's Year Of Youth

I touched down in New York City last year just two weeks after graduation from seminary to join the staff at Presbyterian Welcome.

News Aug, 06, 2013
Integrity Announces Executive Director: Vivian Taylor

Integrity USA is pleased to announce its new Executive Director, Sarah Vivian Gathright Taylor.

Blog Jul, 30, 2013
LGBT Catholics Welcome Pope’s Change in Tone

During an onboard interview on his flight back to Rome following World Youth Day, Pope Francis issued unexpected comments on his view of gay priests, and, many believe, gay people more broadly. He remarked: "If someone is gay and he searches for the Lord and has good will, who am I to judge?"

Blog Jul, 26, 2013
Introducing A Baptist Resource On Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

There are many reasons I remain Baptist, despite having to always explain myself to those who fail to see the fit between my identifications as a queer person and a Baptist minister. “Well, I’m probably not the kind of Baptist you imagine,” I say.

Blog Jul, 25, 2013
I Am Gay Jesus: A Movement Empowered By Love

The play Corpus Christi is Terrence McNally’s visionary depiction of the Passion Play told through the lens of a young, gay Jesus.