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News Jun, 06, 2017
United Methodist Church commissions first non-binary trans person as a Deacon

Chicago – The first openly non-binary trans person was commissioned as a deacon in The United Methodist Church (The UMC) on Sunday, June 4th in the Northern Illinois Annual Conference. Rev. M Barclay, who uses singular they pronouns, is appointed by Bishop Sally Dyck to serve as a deacon at Reconciling Ministries Network (RMN).

News Apr, 25, 2017
United Methodist LGBTQI Clergy Present At Judicial Council Hearings

Clergy and their supporters attend Judicial Council hearings impacting their ministry, observe liturgical acts of witness

News Apr, 21, 2017
Thank You For Believing With Us!

Thank you for donating, sharing our Give OUT Day page, and spreading the good news of our important work!!

Because of you, we raised over $800 to grow our network of LGBTQIA Christians and allies boldly proclaiming that all people are worthy of God’s love!

News Apr, 17, 2017
United Methodist Queer Clergy Release Easter Letter to Church

Nearly 150 United Methodist LGBTQI Clergy and Candidates Release Letter Week Before Key Judicial Council Decisions

News Mar, 24, 2017
Two trans pride flags wave at a protest. In the background: Love trumps hate, white text on a pink background. To the left a hand holds a paper sign. Faces and trees in the background are blurry.
LGBTQI Advocates Counter “Hate Bus” Message

The so-called FreeSpeechBus is currently spreading its hateful message through the streets of New York City.

News Mar, 20, 2017
Trump Administration Proposes Eliminating LGBT Elders from Key Federal Survey

New York, NY—Services & Advocacy for LGBT Elders (SAGE) announced today that it is launching a nationwide effort to oppose the Trump Administration’s proposed erasure of LGBT elders from the National Survey of Older Americans Act Participants (NSOAAP).

News Feb, 27, 2017
Protest Altar Sets Up Inside Conservative Christian Conference

Orlando, FL, February 27, 2017—Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and intersex (LGBTQI) direct action group Soulforce is heading to the host hotel of a major conservative Christian communications conference, the National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) Proclaim 2017, and neither the hotel nor the event organizers happy about it.

News Jan, 24, 2017
LGBT Advocates Call for Action on Climate, Oppose Nominee for Environmental Protection Agency

Today, leading national LGBT advocates issued an urgent call for action on climate change, and announced their strong opposition to President-elect Trump’s nominee for the Environmental Protection Agency. Scott Pruitt’s confirmation hearing is being held today before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee.

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