Your Church and Same-Gender Marriage – Part 2

Your Church and Same-Gender Marriage – Part 2

A growing number of congregations across the U.S. have been engaging in conversation about conducting same-sex marriages since the 2015 Supreme Court decision. Yesterday, I summarized the process that four Protestant churches went through in deciding whether their...
Your Church and Same-Gender Marriage – Part 1

Your Church and Same-Gender Marriage – Part 1

The 2015 U.S. Supreme Court decision that legalized same-gender marriages presented a challenge to Christian churches; they now must choose whether they are conducted in local church buildings and by their clergy. Adaptive leadership is necessary as the emotional...
No Room for Debate: Trans People Have Rights

No Room for Debate: Trans People Have Rights

Do you enjoy a good debate? Can you engage in a long, impassioned discussion about which version of the Star Trek franchise is the best? Do you appreciate a nice back-and-forth about whether or not a hot dog is a sandwich? Do you have strong opinions about whether...