Happenings

News from AllianceQ: Crossbeams May 2018

Sometimes old news is good news! Check out previous editions of Crossbeams here.

Meet our Moderator Elect

At the April Council call, the AllianceQ Council elected Robin Knauerhase as our Moderator Elect, to begin serving as Moderator of the Council on July 1. Dan Adolphson, our current Moderator, completes his term as a member of the Council on June 30. He has been serving as Moderator for almost 3 years, and has … Continue reading Meet our Moderator Elect

Regional Open & Affirming Teams Hit the Ground Running

You may have heard that the Open & Affirming Ministry Program is working to build Regional Open & Affirming Teams in our Disciples regions. We currently have some work started in about a dozen of our 32 Disciples regions, with a few phone contacts made in 2 or 3 other regions. Some of our teams … Continue reading Regional Open & Affirming Teams Hit the Ground Running

Hot Mike Pence, Columbus Pride Fest, and North Christian Church

Tonja Gerardy, Transitional Minister at North Christian Church in Columbus, Indiana, shared with us these pictures from the town’s inaugural Pride Fest in Columbus, IN on April 14. Columbus, IN, you ask? Yes – you might know it as the home town of Mike Pence. That would, of course, be the reason for the person … Continue reading Hot Mike Pence, Columbus Pride Fest, and North Christian Church

T Shirts are On-Sale

Yes, by popular demand, Rainbow Chalice All-Means-All t-shirts are again on sale. And we do mean “by popular demand!” We’ve had several requests, especially from congregations that want to wear them at their local Pride celebrations this summer. Perhaps that gives you some ideas!?! Sales end May 13, and you should have your shirts about … Continue reading T Shirts are On-Sale