Photos by Gary Shephard. Click on any photo to see a larger one.
About 100 United Methodist young adults and supporters rallied on May 1 to promote an all- inclusive church. The event was held by Methodist Students for an All-Inclusive Church, or MoSAIC. Read the United Methodist News Service story here.
The Shower of Stoles is a collection of hundreds of liturgical stoles from gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender persons from twenty-three denominations in five countries. Each stole contains the story of a GLBT person who is active in the life and leadership of their faith community in some way: minister, elder, deacon, teacher, missionary, musician, administrator or active layperson.