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Lecture addresses church’s response to LGBTQ+ community

Last Wednesday, the Sexuality Series hosted Wendy Gritter, author of “Generous Spaciousness: Responding to Gay Christi...

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Presbyterian Church (USA) comes out in support of same-sex marriage

Last week the Presbyterian Church (USA) became the largest Protestant group to formally support same-sex marriage. The d...

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Gender dysphoria talk discusses sexual identity and faith

Last Thursday, the Sexuality Series presented a talk by Mark Yarhouse called “Understanding Gender Dysphoria.” Yarho...

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Opinion: World Vision policy change contradictory to biblical teachings

Last week, World Vision made a policy change which allowed the organization to hire employees who are in a legal homosex...

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Opinion: Giving should depend on an organization’s works, not its values

After learning about World Vision’s landmark decision to employ faithfully married gay individuals and the decision’...

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LGBT panel features pastor, parents and Calvin students

On Tuesday, members of Sexuality And Gender Awareness (SAGA) held their annual LGBT panel in the Recital Hall of the Cov...

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Many of homeless youth are LGBT, study finds

According to a recent report put out by the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force (NGLTF), between 20 and 40 percent of Am...

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‘Coming Out Day’ chalk message erased after miscommunication

On Friday, Oct. 11, members of the Sexuality and Gender Awareness (SAGA) group scrawled “LGBTQ? You Are Loved on Natio...

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Lee continues discussion on issues of sexuality and the church

Speaker and activist Justin Lee balanced wit and sensitivity in his talk “The Ex-Gay Movement” on Tuesday afternoon ...

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Wesley Hill presents vision of hope for gay Christians

Wesley Hill’s lecture Tuesday afternoon demonstrated that the veil that has long prevented sexual minorities from enga...