Harmful Language Removed – The United Methodist Church Becomes Fully Inclusive

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  Today we celebrate that The United Methodist Church has [finally] become a fully inclusive + affirming denomination through the work of our delegates from around the world at General Conference over these last two weeks!   Delegates to The United Methodist General Conference have worked to remove harmful language out of our Book of Discipline that […]

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VIDEO: Heather Thomas Testifies In Support of Gender-Affirming Care


  Another day at our state capitol fighting against ignorant, hateful legislation put forth by our elected officials.   Thank you to our own Heather Thomas for testifying today in support of gender-affirming care in front of the Civil Justice House Subcommittee and for the awesome turnout of support from our Glendale community. There is […]

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Reflection: “To the person with the bullhorn outside of Pride” by Heather Gee-Thomas

  Reflection by Heather Gee-Thomas June 2023 | NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Glendale United Methodist Church) To the person with the bullhorn outside of Nashville Pride yesterday. What did you think you were going to accomplish? Did you really think that you screaming at thousands of people out to enjoy a day of celebration would in any […]

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VIDEO: NC5 Interview with Glendale’s Heather Thomas on on ruling to allow some gender-affirming care to continue

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  This week — a federal judge appointed by former President Donald Trump — ruled against part of Tennessee’s ban on gender-affirming care for minors, temporarily blocking it from taking effect.   NewsChannel 5 Interviews Glendale’s Heather Thomas to hear her reaction to the ruling to allow some gender-affirming care to continue.    

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