November 17, 2013 — by Rev. Eric O. Jacobsen
"Local Churches Leave Denomination Over Homosexuality"
This is a headline I've been dreading ever since my church began the discernment process to determine whether we should leave our denomination. The last thing I want is for our congregation to be known in the community as "the church that hates gay people." For a church in a city that was recently voted “The Gayist City in America,” such a reputation could have a negative impact on our mission. Read more