Join us in supporting The Korea Queer Culture Festival and organizers who have been blocked by local government and police from having the Seoul Pride parade after 16 years. In response to demands by anti-LGBT secular and religious groups, the Seoul police agency officially banned the Korean Queer Culture Festival, which is scheduled for 28 June.
Friday, 3 April 2015, 12:00/Noon – 1:00PM/ET Dear Friends, Many have become aware of what is taking place recently in Indiana regarding the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA). In other states similar laws have passed or are being proposed.It is interesting that this signed law of discrimination led into what many observe as Holy Week.
A Conversation and Call To Action MCC Public Policy Team members Rev. Dr. Robert Griffin (Sunshine Cathedral’s Executive Minister and member of MCC Governing Board) and Rev. DeWayne Davis(Senior Pastor of All God’s Children MCC) invite you to join them as they present a conference call series titled “Awareness, Affirmation & Action.” From
Hello friends, This summer Rev. Dr. Boon Lin Ngeo will be traveling to Asia on behalf of the Global Justice Institute. Rev. Boon has worked extensively abroad for the Institute and this year will visit China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, India, Vietnam, and Malaysia. In addition to making connections with LGBTQI centers and organizations, he will
Easter Offering for Global Justice Every year Metropolitan Community Churches around the globe come together to hold an Easter offering to support the work of The Global Justice Institute (GJI). GJI is dedicated to supporting the work of LGBT and human rights activists around the globe and is passionate about the gospel as a radical
Dear MCC Leader: We’re reaching out to you to ask for your congregation’s participation in MCC’s Easter Offering Campaign for Global Justice! As we’ve seen in the past year, this work is more important now than ever before. Your church’s participation in the Easter Offering Campaign for Global Justice will accomplish amazing things in
We are continually alarmed by the number of people, especially youth, who are subjected to so-called “conversion therapy” or “reparative therapy” that seeks to teach them that their sexual orientation and gender identify or expression is inherently evil and can be changed. This is not only an affront to our religious beliefs, it has been repudiated by the American
World leaders are gathering again to develop next steps in addressing the global climate change crisis. Earlier this year, Rev. Elder Dr. Nancy Wilson, Presiding Moderator of Metropolitan Community Churches, helped lead a diverse coalition of faith groups participating in the People’s Climate March. The march called on world leaders gathered for the UN Summit on Climate Change to take
Thursday, May 15, is NATIONAL GIVE OUT DAY. The Global Justice Institute is coming together with LGBT organizations around the U.S. for a day of focused philanthropy. National Give Out Day allows everyone to honor phenomenal success in the LGBT equality movement by investing in its future. Our work is unfinished. The Global Justice Institute
Nigerian LGBTI activists are calling on people around the world to hold protests against homophobic legislation 11 FEBRUARY 2014 | BY ANNA D’ALESSIO Gay people in Nigeria are calling on the world to help them protest against anti-gay laws. Signed into law by Nigerian president Goodluck Jonathan in January this year, the Solitary Alliance is hoping international