Is every Christian against gay marriage necessarily a bigot?

Bigotry is as bigotry does. [Read more…]

Are Gay People Welcome?

Many Christians, such as my ex-pastor, do amazing work with the oppressed, the downtrodden, and the destitute. But sadly, they also treat homosexual people with contempt, fear, and disgust. [Read more…]

To the hate preacher at Pride

Pastor M. showed up and began telling people they would go straight to hell if they did not repent for their sins. [Read more…]

When Does She Become He?

What makes a woman and what makes a man; what is male and what is female? [Read more…]

Will the Real Black Church Please Stand Up?

The black church must stand in solidarity with our LGBT brothers and sisters. [Read more…]

The Dangers of Russian Dolls: Finding the T in LGBT

For reasons of safety and common bond we spend our lives as part of communities that resemble matryoshka dolls, the wooden Russian toys that nest inside one another, each doll hiding a smaller one. [Read more…]

From Ignorance to Acceptance: When You Realize You Had It All Wrong

Can a person become an Unfundamentalist from a Fundamentalist world?  Of course! But I didn’t get here overnight, and it still surprises me that I am here at all. [Read more…]

How a Bumper Sticker Changed Everything

I had no idea that as I walked from my vehicle into my church on that April day in 2009, that I would later be asked to resign from my position under suspicion that I was gay. [Read more…]