New Journeys

After announcing it this morning in worship, I share this with you.  The following is the letter I sent to my church community this week regarding our call in ministry.  Also, just a little thank you to for his blog posts which helped me to shape this letter and to find words for emotions I


I Cannot Be Silent

A few months ago, the US celebrated “National Coming Out Day.” On this day, a number of my friends shared their own stories of coming out to families and friends. Others shared their support of the LGBTQ population. I remained silent. You see, being a leader in a church, the moment I say I support