Air Force chaplain quits Southern Baptist Convention over gay wedding

On Friday, The Associated Press ran a story chronicling the fallout over the first gay wedding on a military base, at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst. Chaplain Col. Timothy Wagoner has abruptly left the Southern Baptist Convention, even though he didn't conduct the ceremony.A few days before the wedding, Col. Wagoner decided to attend as a show of support to the base community, and to┬áTech. Sgt. Erwynn Umali.Umali no longer has to hide his sexual orientation from his peers in the Air … [Read more...]


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