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News from Alliance Q: Crossbeams August/September 2017

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

Disciples Alliance Q Participates in the Installation of the GMP

For the first time, Disciples Alliance Q was invited to participate in the installation of the new General Minister and President, Rev. Theresa Hord Owens. Rev. Dr. Mark Johnston, Executive Director of Alliance Q’s Open & Affirming Ministry Program, was invited to represent Alliance Q and present a chalice to Rev. Owens during the opening … Continue reading Disciples Alliance Q Participates in the Installation of the GMP

Video Tribute to Carol Blakley

At the Indianapolis General Assembly, the Alliance Q presented a video tribute to Carol Blakley at the Alliance Q Banquet on Sunday night. This tribute includes memories from Carol’s children and from Disciples who worked with her and benefited from her advocacy. The event we remember most when the name Carol Blakley’s name is mentioned … Continue reading Video Tribute to Carol Blakley

Five Alliance Members Honored at Alliance Q Banquet

At the Alliance Q Banquet at the Indianapolis General Assembly, the Alliance presented recognitions to five deserving Alliance members and supporters. Rev. Dr. Ben Bohren received the Rev. O. D. Johnson Recognition. Rev. Geoff Brewster received the Rev. Michael Schloff Recognition Rev. Dr. Lisa Davison received the Rev. Michael Schloff Recognition Rev. Laura Guy received … Continue reading Five Alliance Members Honored at Alliance Q Banquet

More Support, More Ministry

Lizzie Beach, Alliance Q Council Member and Development Team Lead and Rev. Dan Adolphson, Alliance Q Council Moderator, share the Alliance’s financial needs. As you can read in this issue of Crossbeams and see on our Facebook page, this was an amazing, history-making General Assembly for Alliance Q – we were involved in so many … Continue reading More Support, More Ministry

Alliance Q 2017 Report to Membership

Do you want to know what the Alliance has been up to? Do you want to know where the Open & Affirming Ministry Program is headed? Looking for ways to connect to the Alliance? Do you want to know how your congregation is doing in the Alliance Q Membership Challenge? Do you want to know … Continue reading Alliance Q 2017 Report to Membership