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Inspiring quotes from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

As we watch Red states and Republican legislatures enact voter suppression laws all over the country and white nationalism groups come out of obscurity into the light of day I am worried. I’m worried for our country and I’m worried for democracy. As we all celebrate and honor the life and legacy of MLK, I found this very inspiring and uplifting article at Biography.com and I wanted to pass it along.

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Vaccines required for in-person church activities beginning 1-16

Proof of vaccination required for in-person church activities beginning Jan. 16th at Community United Church of Christ in Fresno, California. Click the link below to read the official letter from this welcoming and inclusive congregation. For those of you who don’t know, inclusive congregations welcome LGBTQ people of faith with open arms.

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Unsafe college campuses for LGBTQ+ students

Check out this story from USA TODAY that came out (no pun intended) last month: It’s a list of the ‘most unsafe’ college campuses across the nations for LGBTQ students. Campus Pride, an organization seeking to provide a safer college environment for LGBTQ students, released a list of 180 unsafe campuses.

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Devin Nunes’ Last Day!

Devin Nunes had previously announced he would leave his position in the house at the end of the year; thank you Nunes for the New Year’s gift! He is leaving for two reasons: The redistricting of California renders Nune’s power obsolete, and he thinks he’s getting a significant promotion by becoming the CEO of “Trump Media & Technology Group”