On Learning To Hate YourselfCortney Maki
The Dawn of a New BeginningRev. Tessie Mandeville
Peace Through PrideRev. Dr. Jerry S. Maneker
I Was Wrong: Rethinking Anti-Gay ScriptureJean Marsh
Our Judgments of Morality
HIV-AIDS and The Congregation of the Dead
How to Transcend the Spiritual Sufferings of the Wilderness Experience
A Message of Grace to a Roman Catholic Priest
Forgiveness Versus Acceptance
Never Be Angry at God
Idolatry is the Source of Much Fear
God Is at the Center of Your Life
Don't be a Coward
Is Faith Enough?
Religion Can Be a Dangerous Thing
You Don't Have to Like Anybody
Being Gay is a Gift from God
Queering the Gospel - Part 1
Queering the Gospel - Part 2
Queering the Gospel - Part 3
Are Denominations Desirable?
The Issue of Marriage Equality
Push That Rock
GLBT People and the Battle for the Bible
How to Know if We are in God's Will
Dedication of the AIDS Memorial Quilt
All Christians Must acknowledge the
All-Inclusive Love of God
The Burden of Legalism
We are Called to be Courageous
Some Talking Points on Christianity and Homosexuality
Skewed Perceptions of Christianity
My Vision for Whosoever
Some of My Remarks Regarding Christianity and Same-Sex Love
The Co-optation of Christianity
False Consciouness in the Church:
My Dialogue with a Homophobic Pastor
Some of My Remarks Regarding Christianity and Same-Sex Love
New Art Book Shows Gay Jesus and Female Christ
All Christians are Called to be Activists
Christianity and LGBT People:
A Teaching Summary
Getting Into the God Box
We are a Resurrection People
Why Every Church Must be Open and Affirming
Does the Church Experience Help Inoculate Against Christianity?
In Christianity, One Size Does Not Fit All
Why the Lack of Expressed Outrage?
Homophobic Professing Christians Defame Christianity
The Politics of Religion
The Homophobia Behind Studies of the Causes of Homosexuality
The Roots of Fascism:
Its Homophobic and Other Religious and Political Manifestations
Confronting Internalized Homophobia
It's Not About Issues
Book Review: Bulletproof Faith:
A Spiritual Survival Guide for Gay and Lesbian Christians
Some Myths Held by Religious and Other Homophobes
On Officiating a Same-Sex Marriage Ceremony
The Illusion of Certainty
My Presidential Inauguration Prayer
Misogyny, Homophobia, Racism, and Xenophobia
Some Afterthoughts on Bishop Gene Robinson's Pre-Inaugural Prayer
Toxic Religion and Self-Loathing
The Irrationality of Homophobia
No Accommodation of Toxic Religion
What We Can Learn from Exodus' Alan Chambers
An Open Letter to Potential Straight Allies of LGBT People
Honoring Our Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Sisters and Brothers
Homophobia Stems from the Unconscious
The Toxicity of Roman Catholic Clergy Sexual Suppression
Fundamentalism and Homophobia
Barriers to Authentic Sexuality
Homophobia is the Result of Emotional Deficiencies
Publicly Examining Homophobes
George Rekers and Some Roots of Homophobia
The Counterproductive Nature of Pride Parades
The Need for a New Reformation
Flee Toxic Churches and Clergy
Don't Defame the Dignity of LGBT People
Christianity and LGBT People:
A Teaching Summary
Terrorists of the Mind:
The Pope and Other Homophobic Clergy
A Church for the 21st Century
It's Time to Get Serious in this Civil Rights Struggle
The Psychological, Social Roots and Payoffs of Homophobia
Leave Homophobia and Move to Higher Ground
The Denial of Same-Sex Marriage Rights
Declared "Not Guilty"
On the Need for a Renewal of Christian Consciousness
The Vatican, LDS, & Religious Antipathy to Gay Rights
The Institutional Church in America
Institutional Sociopathy: The Decline of America
The Ignorant Attempt to "Transform" Gay People
The Pathology of the Gay Conservative
Christianity Affirms Same-Sex Love
Homophobic and Transphobic Violence as Killing the Self
Finding the LightCrystal Martinez
How to Respond to Homophobic PeopleMartin E. Marty
The Ironies of Falwell
Growth, violence, and the Coming Religious Peace
Sex and Seminaries
The Decline of the Culture Wars
Anglicans and Rome
Homosexuality and Slavery in the Bible
Decline in Conservative Churches
Christianity Going South
Southern Baptist Decline
This Graced Life: ParenthoodTerry Angel Mason
The Skyrocketing Violence Against Same-gender-loving People of ColorLiz Massey
Same Church, Different Song of Equality
Exercising Their Faith:Murdoch Matthew
Progressive Christian Group Plans
Walk to Promote Inclusive Vision of Jesus
Meditating on Creation: A New Interpretation of RomansBerdine Mitchell Mayes
Called According to God's PurposeMichael J. Mazza
Texts of Terror, Texts of Hope: Teaching the Bible as Literature in a Gay-Friendly ContextJoe MC
An Urban Pilgrimage: Thoughts on Race,
Sexuality, and Spiritual Violence
My DeathMCC Press Release
Homosexuals and the Decline in Family Values
Metropolitan Community churches DelegationWarren McCarthey
Meets With Brazilian Minister for Human Rights
Major Same-Sex Marriage Victory in Canada
Love, Truth and CrisisDarren McDonald
Coming Out = Born AgainRobert McElvaine
Weather of Mass DestructionAlvin McEwen
Jesusless: The Church of Conservatism
Fighting the Lies of the Anti-Gay RightElizabeth McGee
Message to the Religious Right
The Power and Authority of ScriptureDonique McIntosh
Blessings in Unexpected PlacesJack McKinney
What is the Church?James McKissic
When I Think of Home:James McLarty
A Personal Reflection on the Black Church
When No One Picture of HIV/AIDSWayne McMorris
The Cost of Ignoring the CallJohn Mc Neill
God Restores My Soul
How Should Lesbian and Gay Catholics Respond to the Hierarchy's DecisionAriel Barrios Medina
to Bar Gays from the Seminaries and the Priesthood?
Coming Out as a Sacrament in Argentina: My Road to ReconciliationElizabeth Medina
Faith Can't Shatter Homosexual Love:Robert Meek
My Own Spiritual Journey to Understand My Faith's Religious Intolerance of Homosexuality
Mama Was Right: A Journey Home
Better Starts NowDavid G. Meyers
Religion is Ridiculous?Dr. Robin Meyers
Time to March AgainDaniel Miess
The Idea of ResurrectionLarry Mihm
Damned if You Do, Damned if You Don't:David Miller
Juggling Sexual-identity, Sexual-Orientation, Race, Class, and
Gender in Lesbian- and Gay-Affirming Congregations
From Sin To BlessingDerek Miller
Freeing Jesus: A Review of "Liberating the Gospels" by John Shelby SpongJim Miller
What Easter is All About:
A Review of John Shelby Spong's "Resurrection: Myth or Reality?"
A Review of Marcus J. Borg’s 'Meeting Jesus Again for the First Time'
Standing for Integrity, Love and Equality:
A Review of Bishop John Shelby Spong's Autobiography
Rescuing the Bible from Fundamentalism:
A Bishop Rethinks the Meaning of Scripture
Bible Study: Jude 7 and SodomyRachel Miller
Religious Legalism Meets Cross-dressingCatriona Millican
Can You Pass God's Love Test?
Will You Try To Understand?
Planting Loving Seeds: Pouring the Foundation
Ministry or Repentance?
Call the Question!
Lee Frances Heller:
God's Gift to the Transgendered
You Are Not Alone!
Peabody and Sherman - August 2103
Are We Being True to Our Faiths?
Christians and Cross-Dressers
A Christian's Journey Through Cross-Dressing
Who Has the Truth?
An Intense Spiritual Decision
Discrimination - A Challenge We Must Meet!
A Test Case In Living Our Principles
"Simon Says"Dr. Bob Minor
(a Biblical rule of thumb)
When Religion is an AddictionMargaret M. Mitchell
A Meditation on Addictive Religion
How to Wreck a Relationship: "Be A Lady"
Part 4 of an Occasional Series
After Doing Everything Right for Marriage Equality
Why Are Gay People the Way They Are?
Living in Hope When You're Not an Optimist
A Mandate to Teach Stupid Design
The Annual War of Unbelief to Sell Christmas
Why I Am Not a Democrat
If You Permit Big Enough Lies Long Enough...
Marriage Amendments Threaten Religious Freedom
Mel White's Journey Continues
Graduating from the Accelerated 'STRAIGHT 101' Class
Virginia Tech, Don Imus, and America's Seething Anger
Those June Gay Lifestyle Expos
Hiding the Family Values Gang's Sexual Addictions
There's Money, Not Bigotry in Our Genes
Let Them Hit Bottom
Why Would a Nice boy Shoot Up His School?
We All Have Histories
Target Michelle Obama
More Faithless-Based Initiatives
Who's Responsible for What they Say?
Marriage Equality and Everything Else
Stop Supporting Religious Prejudice
Beyond a "Day Without a Gay"
An Overwhelming Sense of Victimization
Are You Sure We're Not a Christian Nation?
Is Stonewall Just Old History?
The Violence of Right-Wing Religion
Will What the Professionals Say Finally Matter?
The Place for Using and Abusing Children
Keeping the Religious Right-Wing Alive
'Tis the Season of More Mythology
Marriage: Where Are We Now?
Sex is Ruining Marriage
Watching the Church Deal with Its Sex Problems
Lessons from an Assassination
Our America on Our Mind
Is It Gay or European?
And Now We Boycott Target?
Will the US Ever Like Educators?
Why Obama Became the Religious Right-Wing's Devil
This Generation Gap Really Matters
When Can a Speaker of the House Cry?
When the Right-Wing Claims Their Words Don't Matter
Egyptian Hope; American Pessimism
Re-Using the Religious Right-Wing for 2012
A Movement for Real Change We Can Believe In
More Believers Are Saying "It Ain't Necessarily So"
So, What Are We Going to Do About It?
Does Your Politician Pass the Religious Test?
And We Keep Expecting Them to Be Rational
When It Comes to Religion, Let's Keep One Resolution
Will the 'Culture Wars' Work Again?
Will These Supremes Care About "Equal Justice for All?"
"We Look Like Mississippi"
What Is Truth in Recent Claims about Christian Origins?Mark Mobley
The Refugee and The RefugeRev. Sharon L Moe
Repent, or You're Going to H-E-double-toothpicksAlden Möller
The God I Came To KnowRichard Molling
So, Who's Coming Out?
Gay Morality - Yes or No?
Forgiveness - The Alpha and Omega of Peace
Three Reasons to not Oppose Same-Sex MarriageDeeDee Monetary
When God Is Silent
Muddying the Waters of TrustToña Morales-Calkins
Blessing Those Who Curse UsPastor Duane Moret
Believing is Seeing
Journey to JoyJohn S. Morgan
What Does it Mean to Believe?Bruce Mulkey
We Are the Ones We've Been Waiting ForDavid Mundy
On Becoming A Conscious Instrument of God's WillRobert Murch
Leviticus and The Law
Gay marriage Web site goes beyond politicsAndrew R. Murphy
to the heart of the matter
Believing and Doing:National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Press Release
The President's Religion
National Gany and Lesbian Task Force and the Institute for Welcoming Resources join forcesNational Religious Leadership Roundtable
David v. GoliathRev. Ray Neal
Am I the Older Brother?Victoria Neilson
It's Not About the Rules
The Strip-Tease: Take it off! Take it all off!
Living Without Shame
Honduran Transgender Woman Wins AsylumJill Neimark
The Contours of GenderJeffrey S. Nelson
Gay Marriage - WWJD?Nate Nelson
Pro-Life, Pro-Family...Anti-Adoption?Craig L. Nessan
Subsidiarity and the Same-Sex Marriage Debate
Affirming Gay Marriage in the Christian Church:Rev. Thea Nietfeld
Sexual Ethics for All of UsForrest Nettleton
He is GoneTuan N'Gai
This is Crucial!Rev. Dr. Penny Nixon
The Black Insult
When Will We Get It?
A Personal Message from Katrina
Exception to the Rule
Be A Queer for Four More YearsThe Rev'd Canon Lesley Northup
Reflections on the Life of Coretta Scott King
Get Real -- Read the BookJan Nunley
Bishop-elect Robinson Shares His Spiritual journeyApril O'Flaherty
and Vision for the Church
Mixed reaction to New Hampshire Bishop Election
All Are Welcome?Neil Ellis Orts
The Good Samaritan?
A Christian Response
Morality and MeJon Pahl
Counting Ambiguous Blessings
Labels and Definitions and Who I Am
Pride, Shame, Humility
The Fecundity of the Barren
Reflections of a Recalcitrant Grudge-Keeper
With Feeling One: Anything Like Right
With Feeling Two: When I Think of Home
With Feeling Three: Learning on a Nervous Stomach
The Noise of God
With Feeling Four: Lessons of Spirit and Flesh
With Feeling Five: Mama
With Feeling Six: Daddy
Seven: Random Thoughts on a Cluelessly Gay Childhood
The Fluid Rock of Grace
Once I Met Jesus
Telling Truths in Church: Scandal, Flesh, and Christian Speech
A Book Review
Joy Does Not Come Easily
My Clogged, Boken, Hardened Heart: A Confession, With Small Jokes
The Religious Violence of "Defending Marriage"Stephen Parelli
So, Who's Getting Married in New Jersey?Rev. Sarah Park
My Debt of Gratitude to a Welcoming Church and Queer Theologians
I Felt How the Apostle Paul Must Have Felt
A Reflection on our ministry in Kenya to LGBTs
A Journey Towards Becoming Family
Darkness from Light
St. Francis Celebration of AnimalsDaniel Payne
The Pressures of Traditional Religious CultureSteve Payne
Part 1 of 5
God: Above and Beyond
Young, Gay, and Christian!Lloyd Peacock
Reconciling our Homosexuality -- It is possible! Part 1
Reconciling our Homosexuality -- It is possible! Part 2
Leviticus and the Holiness Code
The Love that Proudly Speaks its NameClaire Pearson
Speak Up Against Sexual Assault!Joseph Adam Pearson, PhD.
Do Homosexuals Need to be Healed of their Homosexuality?Steve Pearson
My Grace is Sufficient for You!Michal Anne Pepper
Suffering in the Service of Christ
Our Gospel of Grace
"Family Values" and Scripture: The Scandalous Story of Samson
Angry at God's Love?!?
Learning to Be Afraid the Right Way
Practicing the Presence of the Living God
The Effects of Belief: Exile and Holiness
Jesus Christ: God's Revelation of Humanity to Humanity
Love the Sinner/Hate the Sin? Definitely!
The Call of the Beloved Community: To Love the World or Just One Another?
Friendly with the Enemy
Peter and Cornelius at the MCC
Asleep in the Perils of Life
Moses at the MCC:
God's Exodus International Isn't Ex-Gay at All!
Traditional Marriage: What Is It?
Saving the World Everyday
Love the Enemy - Because They May Learn to Love Us!
Re-thinking Our Approach to Scripture
Into the Woods: Peace in the Wilderness
My Proof of Faith: The Human God
Original Blessing: Creation and Createdness
Responding to PersecutionRev. Troy Perry
Why Do You Stay?
UFMCC Celebrates 30 Year AnniversaryHeather Elizabeth Peterson
Whose God Do You Serve?
Wine and Wafer as Weapons?
The Regrettable Politics of Holy Communion
When the Spirit Moves You
A Farewell Message
Moderator, Metropolitan Community Churches
For Those Who Persecute YouDavid Pettitt
Will You Go Out Without Knowing?Pastor John Phillips
Be Human First!Lana Phillips
A Holy War?Erny Phipps, Deacon
The Gospel Truth?
Opening the Gifts of Disability as a Lesbian in the Church
Are The Children Really Free?Rev. Mike Piazza
Reexamining the Biblical Evidence on Same-sex Relationships
A Book Review and Interview
Engaging Grace Compassionately
Being FundamentalistMark I. Pinsky
Married to a Builder
Neighbor as a Verb
TV's Leap of FaithGip Plaster
Book Review: "Rainbow Family Values" by: Rev. Michael S. Piazza
Mosbacher's Response: All God's Children
Book Review: Love Between Women
Walt Whitman School:
Providing Safe Space For Gay and Lesbian Youth