We Did it. We Really Did it

In the last week, two institutions that I have put a lot of faith in have let me down in rather dramatic ways. First, the United Methodist Church voted to keep divisive and hurtful language in the Discipline (their rulebook) that says “While persons set apart by the Church for ordained ministry are subject to […]

Amendment One

Monday evening, I attended a rally against Amendment One at College Park Baptist Church in Greensboro, NC. As things kicked off, I was reminded of the civil rights rallies of the 1960’s: the crowd was a diverse mix of black and white (a little heavy on the white side), there was a least one folk singer who […]