Thoughts and Comments
 
 

On trial: The United Methodist Church and dissenters
Rev. Dr. Keith D. Ray II

 

May Justice Like a River
Rev. Wiley B. Cooper, Rev. Dr. Carl D. Evans, Rev. Dr. John D. Evans, Rev. Kenneth W. Prill, and Rev. Dr. Thomas A. Summers, S.C. United Methodist clergy members of Openings, and Julia Prater and Michael W. Haigler, co-chairs of Openings

 

A Letter to United Methodist Bishop Deborah Keisey
Rev. Karen A. Tompkins

 

The Sound of Silence
Rev. Dr. Donna Claycomb Sokol

 

Bishop's Statement on Illinois Marriage Equality Bill
United Methodist Bishop Sally Dyck

 

The Book of Discipline's Statement on Homosexuality
United Methodist Bishop L. Jonathan Holston et al

 

How Will We Change Our Minds?
Rev. Gilbert H. Caldwell

 

'Y' so many 'nones'?
Amanda Yanchury

 

Preaching to the 'Moveable Middle': Bishop Gene Robinson on Marriage Equality and the Election
Rev. Candace Chellew-Hodge

 

On Religious Freedom and Referendum 74
United Methodist Bishop Grant Hagiya

 

Affirmation Letter to the Council of Bishops
Affirmation: United Methodists for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Concerns

 

A Little History Lesson for My LGBT Friends
Charlie Smith

 

Former pastor speaks on homosexuality and the UMC
Emily Cooper

 

Warm Heart and Social Holiness
Rev. Dr. Thomas A. Summers

 

Call Me a Heretic
Clayton P. King

 

Ain't You Tired? To Christians Opposing Marriage Equality
Nicole Plyler Fisk

 

Bullying and the Church
Leland G. Spencer IV

 

A Post-Mortem of GC 2012
United Methodist Bishop Robert Hashibata

 

Posters of the Day
Love Prevails

 

What a vital church really looks like
Emily Cooper

 

S.C. needs more like Summers
Harriet Hancock

   

A Pastoral Letter on the Occasion of the Signing of the Same-Sex Marriage Bill
United Methodist Bishop Grant Hagiya

 

Bishop Minerva Carcaño Has a Nearly Impossible Job
Mary E. Hunt

 

License plates a sign of progress
Rev. Thomas A. Summers

 

Want more people in your church?
Methodists in New Directions

 

Conversation with Bishop Melvin Talbert, Retired
Rev. Janet Edwards

 

Dear Speaker Gingrich
Donnie Fowler

   

A Letter to Queer Youth
Neely Stansell-Simpson

 

Why an Orthodox Anti-Gay Declaration is Actually Good for the Gays
Jay Michaelson

 

Who Would Jesus Bully?
Jay Michaelson

 

New Southern Baptist Curriculum Bashes Gays
Rev. Candace Chellew-Hodge

 

End of ‘Don’t ask, don’t tell’ a milestone
Dr. Todd C. Shaw

In Praise of Gay Republicans
Rev. Candace Chellew-Hodge

Mainstream Christians Must Stand Up to the Religious Right
Wayne Besen

Formative Distortion: Does God Really Hate the Gays?
Christopher Donaldson

Why I March
P. K. Weiss

Should we end the ban on gay clergy? Yes
Rev. Thomas A. Summers

If America is a ‘Christian nation,’ where do I fit in?
Rabbi Marc Wilson

Coming Out on a Christian Campus, Then and Now
Ed Madden

Baptists confuse condemnation and compassion
Rev. Candace Chellew-Hodge

An indecent religion
Neal Jones, Tom Summers and Carl Evans

Homosexuality and the Bible
Rev. Wiley B. Cooper

 

 

   
   
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