When you think about it, there’s really only two kinds of people: those who reform their faith tradition, and those outside of it.
Archives for June 2016
Non-conformity, far from being just about protest, creates space for transformation within The United Methodist Church–and may be our only hope.
Reflection on the naming of Orlando victims and what it means to be credible witnesses.
Open letter to #GA222 hoping for the Presbyterians to not follow the United Methodists when it comes to standing up for women and girls.
A guest essay explores the root of anti-LGBTQ sentiment and applies a feminist critique to The United Methodist Church.
Three legislative items passed the Oregon-Idaho Conference of The United Methodist Church at their annual meeting in mid-June 2016 that together cast a vision for the future of United Methodism.
A call for a moratorium on LGBTQ-related offenses in The UMC will lead to healing and hope for our divided Church.
The Church is complicit in how its policies and practices affect the culture around people outside of the Church.
One pundit’s take on how Hillary Clinton won the Democratic primary yields a fascinating parallel to the Church.
The Church often goes backwards or to the side, which doesn’t do female voices any good.