It is inevitable that Christians who would now be described as “liberal” will be the overwhelming majority of Christians in America. That sea change, the waters of which we already feel swelling everywhere around us, can no sooner be stopped than can the moon passing across the night sky.
Letter of the week:
The religious right is out of the closet. No, not THAT closet (although I’m sure that door could swing open and reveal some hidden friends).
Yesterday I received this email (which I use here by permission):
“You are the church, I am the church, we are the church together!
As the nation prepares to celebrate the dedication of the new Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, D.C., this weekend, I am reminded that while much has changed since the March on Washington 48 years ago, much remains the same.
At last month’s 102nd annual convention of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, a historic workshop focused on overcoming homophobia within the black community.
"For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in ..." Matthew 25:35
Everyday the first thing I do here at Believe Out Loud is look for LGBT religious related news. I look for stories to feature on our website or interesting people with whom we ally ourselves. This morning, I was on The Advocate website, and came across a story about one of my favorite comediennes: Lucille Ball. Although not work