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My journey began with one small step
Posted by Rev. Candy Holmes on March 11, 2015 at 8:43 pm | Comments Off on My journey began with one small step
For over 30 years of going to my workplace and being fearful that my sexual orientation would be found out, I never dreamed I would be standing in the Oval Office with the President speaking with him about LGBT Rights. …
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Why I became honest about my truth as a Black, gay preacher
Posted by Verdell A. Wright on June 3, 2014 at 10:00 am | Comments Off on Why I became honest about my truth as a Black, gay preacher
The Christian faith is about love and justice, but talking about life and light from the dark space of a closed closet would only perpetuate death. My words would be weakened if I weren’t honest about my own truth.
Posted in Blog, Bullying/violence, Gay/lesbian, Sexual orientation, Share your story, Theology | Comments Off on Why I became honest about my truth as a Black, gay preacher
What kind of father?
Posted by Dr. Imani Woody on April 14, 2014 at 10:18 am | Comments Off on What kind of father?
You could probably call my father a social justice minister because he outwardly acknowledged the devastating effects of racism, the gaps between those who had and those who did not, the lack of humanity for people in prison, and the …
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