Introduction As Seth Godin has written, you need a telescope to look at a vision (to get it clearly into focus so you can better approach it) and a microscope to look at problems (to analyze their interconnecting pieces and fix them one at a time). The following are both vision and problem pieces looking […]
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Final delegate blog from the LGBTQ community that reflects on race and orientation leading up to GC2019.
A primer and appeal to GC2019 delegates on what the #UMC means for the world.
There is no unity, no peace, under a traditionalist plan that exits entire regions and takes away their voices from the future of the #UMC.
Reflections from an LGBTQIA+ delegates to GC2019
Will a 15 year documented effort topple The United Methodist Church? Or will its vision be revealed as a lie?
Do our siblings in Christ truly see LGBTQI as their siblings in Christ?
Two Weeks of Churn Two weeks ago, Hacking Christianity published the article “Wespath study reveals Traditionalist Plan cruelly targets Clergy Pensions” which examined the Traditionalist Plan’s uneven effect on our pensions. It was meant as a resource for General Conference delegates to see if they wanted to afflict clergy unequally, and for annual conferences to […]
A new series of perspectives from LGBTQI delegates to GC2019. First entry from Gregory Gross
Along with my yearning for justice I also carry a kernel of optimism that, whatever happens at GC, the Holy Spirit will be doing something new within The UMC