A special Gathering Presentation
Saturday, September 26, 2020
1:00 to 4:00 PM (EDT)
Changing Our Mind:
A Call for Full Inclusion of LGBTQ Christians in the Church. Hear why David Gushee, a leading Baptist minister and ethicist,changed his mind and became 'welcoming and affirming' of LGBTQ Christians in the Church.
A resource and discussion for those considering their response to Jesus, to homosexuality, and to the Church.
LOCATION: The event will be offered for a limited number at Burlington Baptist Church (BBC), 2225 New Street, Burlington ON L7R 1J2 (905 634-2477) and/or on-line as a Zoom connection.
REGISTRATION: $10 per participant by cheque or e-transfer to “The Gathering of Baptists”with your registration.
Email registrar at firstname.lastname@example.org or at postal address: Gathering of Baptists, c/o Gary Caldwell, 2464 Concession 2 West, RR 1 Lynden ON L0R 1T0providing name(s), email address, and preference for BBC or Zoom.
Dr. David P. Gushee (PhD,Union Theological Seminary, New York) is Distinguished Professor of Christian Ethics and Director of the Center for Theology and Public Life at Mercer University.
Dr. Gushee is the elected Past-President ofboth the American Academy of Religion andSociety of Christian Ethics. He is author and/or editor of 25 books and over 150 bookchapters, journal articles, and reviews.
Author of Changing Our Mind, his other books include Righteous Gentiles of the Holocaust, Kingdom Ethics, The Sacredness of Human Life, and Still Christian.