Many of us have gratefully experienced a chaplain’s ministry in a hospital, hospice, college or military setting. Have you ever wondered what else chaplains do? How do their roles differ from the responsibilities of church-based clergy? When do chaplains minister to LGBTQ+ individuals and what are their challenges? To answer these questions and more, Openings welcomes Chaplain Jo Ann Mann and Chaplain Glenn Palmer to our April meeting.
Stories I Can't Tell in Church: My Life as a Straight White Male Baptist Minister Ally of the LGBTQ Community
We’re excited to welcome Jim Dant back to the Midlands after a successful visit last November. This time, Jim brings his comedy routine titled, “Stories I Can’t Tell in Church” to Reformation Lutheran! Tickets are $20 and can be bought on-line or at the door!
Jeff Ayers, Executive Director of SC Equality, will present our 2019 Legislative Update. He will bring to us the latest information regarding LGBTQ issues and related bills before the SC legislature this upcoming year. Following his presentation, there will be time for questions and answers, and discussion.