The Church’s Gay Obsession and Our Hypocrisies #UMC

I simply stole that headline, “The Church’s Gay Obsession” from this superb editorial in the October 5, 2014, edition of the New York Times. Frank Bruni speaks eloquently of the Catholic church’s decisions to fire various teachers and leaders in Catholic schools and parishes because they were either in same-sex relationships or decided to marry their same-sex…

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Denton Mystery Worship Three: The “Frozen Chosen” and the AME Church

Trinity Presbyterian Church, 2200 N. Bell Ave, Denton, shuttered its doors on Sunday, September 21, 2014.  Anyone seeking to worship there would have found an empty parking lot, no greeters, no worship about to begin. Instead, the members and choir of this Anglo “frozen chosen” Presbyterian Church headed over to the Saint James African Methodist…