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Jun 2016


Our Statement on Orlando

by MF4i   It was with great sorrow that we learned of yet another senseless act of harm upon innocents in our country. We are saddened and broken-hearted as we think about our LGBTQ brothers and sisters who were wounded and those whose lives came to such an abrupt and harrowing end in Orlando. We […]

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Feb 2016



by Eva Sullivan Knoff Transformation… The first time Bea came out to us, she was in high school and I was serving as an associate pastor in a church. We had wondered if she was gay, but somehow we were still surprised to hear it. So I told her, “Why don’t you pray and live […]

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Mar 2015


Changing our Minds and our Hearts – A Call for Conversation

by Krista Brumberg Stevens (originally published on her own blog here.) I received some criticism for writing in August of 2014 that I might need to leave my denomination, the Evangelical Covenant Church, in response to its stance of welcoming, but not fully accepting those who are LGBTQ. Friends, both Covenant and those without any ...

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