THE ELCA VAULT - ROOM 31
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. . .The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, 2spirit + Arrowhead Resource and Community Center — or LARCC, for short, pronounced like "lark" — is a partnership of the LGBT Elder Network, Northland Prism Community, Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota's Together for Youth and Gloria Dei Welcoming Ministries. . .
. . .the synod was presented a check for $750,000. . .
ELCA's Metropolitan New York Synod (MNYS) Annual Assembly to plan programming celebrating LGBTQIA+ congregants
. . .and cast the vision for the Synod's strategic plan for the upcoming year, including major initiatives surrounding ecumenical efforts, inclusion of immigrants, and programming celebrating LGBTQIA+ congregants. . .
. . .This is a rejection of the Church’s very responsibility; indeed, this is a rejection of the responsibility of every thoughtful Christian and disciple of the Lord Jesus Christ. . .
. . .man who hoped to get married in his hometown church in Lake Mills will not be able to.
Derek Harmon, who now lives in California, grew up in Lake Mills. He hoped to marry his partner, Jésus, at Salem Lutheran Church, just like his siblings who married their spouses. . .