Glide Memorial Says Goodbye To Outgoing PastorsThe normally joyous Sunday service at San Francisco's Glide Memorial Church was bittersweet as the congregation said goodbye to its two pastors.
Glide Supporters Rally In Face Of Pending Removal Of PastorsA Bay Area institution that is ready to go to battle to stay true to its mission rallied supporters in San Francisco on Thursday.
Lesbian Pastor Champions LGBTQI Acceptance In United Methodist ChurchRev. Dr. Karen Oliveto is among the United Methodist Church clergy who put their livelihoods at risk when they formally came out as LGBTQI.
United Methodist Church Considers Hewlett Packard DivestmentUnited Methodist Church leaders are considering divestment from Silicon Valley software company Hewlett-Packard in response to proposed church legislation stating that the company profits from Israeli settlements.
California Methodists Move To Allow Gay Weddings In Opposition To Church DoctrineA document being called the “Declaration of Inclusion” has begun circulating among the governing bodies of several Bay Area churches, and as of February 18th, 30 churches had declared their intent to allow the unions; about half of those in the Bay Area.