By Jan Lawrence
Read the latest on Frank Schaefer, Mary Ann Barclay, and others claiming their identity as it relates to the Bible and declaring that laws that discriminate against LGBTQ persons and allies are immoral and unjust.
Whether you are in DC or home on the couch, click here to participate in RMN’s national convocation! Follow along on live stream, download the program book, see pictures and video, read blogs, and connect on social media.
“Ogletree, in his refusal to obey immoral church policy, has opted instead to follow the deeper mind and Spirit of Christ. In the life of faith, we call this Biblical Obedience.” – RMN Executive Director Matt Berryman
RMN has hired Dr. Randall Miller as interim executive director! The search process continues for a leader to pursue RMN’s goal of creating a fully inclusive United Methodist Church for all God’s children. The application window has closed.
Welcome three new communities in TN, TX, and NC to the Reconciling family.
This week we announce 11 new reconciling communities from Florence, Oregon to Cleveland Heights, Ohio to Los Angeles, California to Lynn, Massachusetts, and many places in between!
Welcome Hillview UMC of Boise, ID, Lake Harriet UMC Minneapolis, MN, Berkeley Methodist United Church of Berkley, CA and The Forum Sunday School Class of Wesley Memorial UMC in Huntsville, TX
RMN welcomes two new Reconciling Communities, Sojourners Sunday School Class of St. John’s United Methodist Church of Memphis, TN and Faith Conversations Class of First UMC, Boerne, TX.
Welcome DREAM: Daring to Reconcile and Embrace ALL in Mississippi, Circle 360 of The United Methodist Women at First United Methodist Church of Austin, Texas, and University United Methodist Church of Austin, Texas.
Welcome two new Reconciling Congregations to the Reconciling Ministries Network family: Minnetonka United Methodist Church of Minnetonka, Minnesota and Quapaw Quarter United Methodist Church of Little Rock, Arkansas.
Led By God, we are a diverse United Methodist Community that welcomes and reaches out to the world. Guided in love by the Holy Spirit, we practice our faith through worship, study and service and encourage each other to do Christ’s work …
The Church of the Saviour, Indianapolis, seeks to be fully inclusive to all God’s Children. Our welcome knows no boundaries of age; race; ethnicity; culture; gender; sexual orientation; gender identity…