Widening the welcome

Courtesy of the Naming Project

The Naming Project ministry organized its first summer camp for LGBTQIA+ youth and allies in 2004. It has held a virtual camp the last two years.

Often dealing with rejection and isolation before the pandemic, many LGBTQIA+ youth have had an even tougher time during COVID-19. In response, Lutheran rostered ministers and others have set up virtual safe spaces for those young people to learn about and embrace the intersections of their sexuality, spirituality and gender identity. Within the ELCA, those […]

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