The Queerness of God

Written by Jessica Reesor Rempel God is queer.  Does that make you uncomfortable? I’m not sorry.  I won’t take it back. Embracing the full humanity in folks who identify as queer (LGBTQ) means recognizing that all of us are made in the image of God. And if all of us reflect who God is, that…

“The bible is very clear!”

Pieter Niemeyer, with thanks to John MH “The bible is very Clear” I can hardly count the numerous times I have heard this phrase being used as a tool to counter and shut down conversation regarding difficult matters of faith and life, particularly in relation to LGBTQ people. As soon as someone says it to…

Listening Church

I invite you to take a listen. I was honoured to be among this company of people to share my story, our stories, with the larger Church. May the Spirit’s work be done.  

Bi my Side: My coming out journey and the importance of community

By Alex Neufeldt Growing up, I always believed monosexuality (the romantic or sexual attraction to members of one sex or gender only) to be the norm. Heterosexuality was always assumed to be the default, of course, though the notion of homosexuality has also been within my realm of consciousness as long as I can remember,…