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Building an Inclusive Church workshop

The Disciples LGBTQ+ Alliance is offering a¬†Building an Inclusive Church Toolkit Training at Compton Heights Christian Church in St. Louis on Saturday, Nov. 4. Using the Building an Inclusive Church Toolkit, this workshop will provide the tools that empower congregations to create a grace filled, respectful process towards becoming Open & Affirming, a process uniquely […]

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Posted on November 4, 2017
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Several Disciples pastors sign on to amicus brief

An interfaith coalition led by the Central Conference of American Rabbis and the Religious Institute has submitted an amicus brief¬†to the Supreme Court in support of the Colorado Civil Rights Commission. Several Disciples pastors have signed on to the brief re: LGBTQ rights. General Minister and President Teresa “Terri” Hord Owens said, “As a faith […]

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Posted on October 31, 2017
Filed under: Ecumenical, General