LGBTQ Politics

Seattle Pacific University Sues Washington State Over LGBT Hiring Investigation

"School claims attorney general is 'interfering in the religious decisions of a Christian university.'" - CToday

Related: Washington state confirms probe into Seattle Pacific University’s LGBTQ hiring practices - RNS

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Guidepost tweet in support of Pride stirs controversy

"the Guidepost Global account tweeted its commitment 'to strengthening diversity, equity and inclusion' as an organization that welcomes employees to 'bring their authentic selves to work.' It further positioned the company as 'an ally to our LGBTQ+ community' accompanied by the image of a rainbow flag." - BPNews

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107 Florida congregations leaving UMC to join new conservative church network amid LGBT debate

"The Florida chapter of the Wesleyan Covenant Association, a theologically conservative Methodist group, announced Tuesday that 107 churches in the state had 'chosen to initiate the process to depart the Florida Conference of The United Methodist Church.'" - C.Post

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When it Comes to Children’s Entertainment, Will Christians Answer Disney’s Move?

"You can choose to cancel your Disney+ subscription or stop taking your kids to Disney movies, but that still doesn’t offer a better entertainment alternative. Unless we back up criticism with action, nothing much will change, and the options for kids will shrink." - Phil Cooke

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Are lawyers 'ministers?' Unanswered questions plague Union Gospel Mission coverage

"What was the crucial difference between this case and the unanimous... 2012 Hosanna Tabor decision in which the court upheld the 'ministerial exception' concept, allowing religious groups to take doctrine into account when hiring and firing employees?" - GetReligion

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