ronouns Day is celebrated every year on the third Wednesday in October (21 October 2020 this year) and it offers faith communities an important opportunities to raise awareness of the importance of respecting each person’s chosen pronouns. For genderqueer, Transgender, and gender non-conforming persons, being referred to by their correct pronouns is basic to their human […]
Click here for a video recording of this event! The brave voices of progressive Catholics will be highlighted and affirmed during this virtual gathering space, including Marianne Duddy-Burke of Dignity USA; Francis DeBernardo of New Ways Ministry; and representatives from Families with Dignity. CLGS, DignityUSA, New Ways Ministry, and Families with Dignity will share compelling […]
Click HERE for a video recording of this Lavender Lunch! In this Lavender Lunch Rev. Dr. Roland Stringfellow, Coordinator of the CLGS African American Roundtable and Pastor of MCC Detroit, Michigan, explores “sacred activism” as a vocation to work for justice. Rooted in our current realities and also building upon past movements of resistance and activism, […]
Click here to view a video recording of this webinar! Bishop Yvette Flunder (of The Fellowship of Affirming Ministries and Senior Pastor of the City of Refuge, LICC in Oakland, CA) conducts a virtual conversation with religious leaders on how to think about the future of congregational ministry in this age of COVID-19. Although our […]
Click HERE a video recording of this Lavender Lunch! International activist, art therapist, and educator Nicole Santamaría will speak about their current ministry as Executive Director of El/La Para TransLatinas, a Bay Area organization that has served the Translatina community for over 25 years. Nicole’s direct work with the LGBTQI community started as a professor of Design & […]
Check out this Trans Liberation Toolbox, created by our 2019-2020 Trans Seminarian Religious Leadership Cohort, a program of CLGS, The Freedom Center for Social Justice and the National LGBTQ Task Force ! Click here to view the Cohort’s presentation of this Toolbox in workshop format at the Creating Change 2020 Conference!