Thursday, December 29, 2016

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

[what the largest survey of transgender people says about our churches]

graphic of 2015 U.S. Transgender Survey from their website

Sojourners has posted an article about the findings from the 2015 U.S. Transgender Survey of 28,000 transgender people, in an article titled "7 Things the Largest-Ever Survey of Transgender People Tells Us About Our Churches."

The focus of their article, as the title suggests, is on the church and faith experiences. Interesting reading ...

Here's the first three things:
  1. Most trans people have experienced life in a community of faith.
  2. Trans people are afraid of religious rejection.
  3. Trans people have a pretty good reason to be afraid.

Read the article here:

If you are interested in the overall survey report, you can get it here:

Thursday, December 01, 2016

[saint giles' welcomes...]

photo of St. Giles' sign, with statement of welcome. Photo by Lauren VanderHout. Used with permission.

A sign outside of Saint Giles' Anglican Church in Cambridge. Photo by Lauren VanderHout.
Used by permission.