Faithful Conversations: Envisioning Our Future as the LGBTQ Community and Allies
at Park Hill United Methodist Church
5209 East Montview Boulevard
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The struggle for inclusion, justice, and care for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals in religious communities is a struggle that continues today. An upcoming event hopes to shed light on this issue. â€śFaithful Conversations: Building Support for LGBTQ People and Allies in Religious Communitiesâ€ť will be held from 1â€“8 pm. Registration begins at 1 pm and conversations will be held from 2â€“8 pm.
The conference is a gathering for LBGTQ people of faith, goodwill, and allies to build relationships, engage in challenging conversations, enhance and build skills for advocacy, and empower faith communities to support LGBTQ inclusion. Keynote speakers are: Jay Michaelson, author of the recently-released God vs. Gay? The Religious Case for Equality, and Dr. Kate Ott, Assistant Professor of Christian Social Ethics at Drew University Theological School.
There is a $25 registration fee for the event, which includes dinner. Please register by April 17. For more information, please call 720-524-1100.
The event is presented by the Interfaith Alliance of Colorado, One Colorado Education Fund, Keshet, and Nehirim.