Both/& Pairings – Generous Space Retreat 2017

Generous Space Retreats are highlighted with many moments of resonance as we share our stories with one another. There’s something precious about that ‘aha’ moment when you hear another lgbtq+ person share a question, a fear, a doubt, or an experience that you are intimately acquainted with – it makes you feel less alone. At…

Disagreeing Well

Come listen, consider and discuss different Christian perspectives on LGBTQ inclusion.  The majority of this evening will consist of a panel discussion between people who have different sexualities and theologies, and will be moderated by Wendy Gritter.  There will be time for questions.  This event is hosted by OnePioneer, a network of past and present staff,…

Risk Engaging the Conversation

The Windy City Times recently report on a meeting between members of SoulForce and Bill Hybels and others from Willow Creek Church. For those of you who may not be familiar with SoulForce, they are a national civil-rights and social-justice organization seeking freedom for LGBT people from religious and political oppression. SoulForce, in an initiative…