One New Humanity
Toward an Inclusive Church
Pride month is a time to break down barriers of judgment and exclusion and to celebrate Christ’s love and inclusion of all people.
Christ has abolished the law with its commandments and ordinances, so that he might create in himself one new humanity in place of two, thus making peace, and might reconcile both groups to God in one body through the cross.
Rev. ANGIE COX
The Holiness of Coming Out
Living into your God-given identity is an act of holy love.
2 Corinthians 4:3-6, Mark 9:2-9
Rev. GLENN Schwerdtfeger
Christ's Inclusive Love
The Bible can be used for people or against people. Let’s read it through the lens of Jesus’ love.
Matthew 7:1 & 23:23; John 8:3-11
Just Be You
Four members of BIUMC share their journey to an authentic self.
Rev. John Girard
If you’ve ever tossed a rock into a pond you know a few things always happen: there’s a splash, the rock sinks, and ripples always follow.
But where do the ripples go when they get to the edge of the pond?