T. C. Morrow

The clergy session of the Baltimore-Washington Annual Conference defies United Methodist ban on ordaining LGBTQ persons by approving two ministerial candidates. Read more

UMC Future 6 Comments

Bishop LaTrelle Easterling said she relied on two decisions by the Judicial Council, the denomination's "high court," in making her ruling on the candidates' elibility. Read more

A Way Forward 7 Comments

Credentials Surrender

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The Rev. Dr. J. Philip Wogaman, one of the leading Christian ethicists in The United Methodist Church, surrendered his clergy credentials May 31 in protest of the Baltimore-Washington Conference's delay of an LGBTQ candidate. Read more

Ordained Ministry 1 Comments

Rainbow Stormtroopers

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T. C. Morrow gives United Methodist clergy some practical advice on how to be better allies for the inclusion of LGBTQ people in all aspects of church life, in a guest post from Hacking Christianity. Read more

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