Reflections on Scripture, faith, & LGBT acceptance in the church and beyond.

    The Pittsburgh Presbytery 14F Vote: Participating in a Miracle

    It has been some weeks now since 14F passed in the Pittsburgh Presbytery. I confess that that day, and the many leading up to it, have been a blur. I can hardly believe how far we have come as a community. And I cannot help but pray in thanks for the evidence that more and […]
    Rev. Janet

    My Believe Out Loud Piece: A Prayer Upon The Adoption Of “Marriage Between Two People”

    Last week, my church, the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), reached a historic moment. Ten years after being put on trial by my church for presiding over the wedding of two women, I witnessed that same church embrace LGBT people and their families by affirming marriage as a “unique commitment between two people.” Though I am still […]