United Methodist Church Ordains Non-Binary Clergy

M. Barclay You read that headline right, the United Methodist Church has ordained a person born a man, living as a woman in a same sex relationship transgender. The Rev. M. Barclay who now identifies as non-binary meaning he/she is neither male or female and is the first transgender individual to be commissioned and to be … Continue reading United Methodist Church Ordains Non-Binary Clergy

Protocol for Reconciliation and Grace through Separation falls Short

The Protocol for Reconciliation and Grace through Separation falls short in my estimation. The Protocol calls for the peaceful separation (split) of the United Methodist Church along traditional and progressive lines. Traditionalist believe the Bible to be the divine inspiration of God, and not subject to subjugation to new social norms, while Progressives believe scriptures … Continue reading Protocol for Reconciliation and Grace through Separation falls Short