Out of Town – Cape Town, South Africa

December 24, 2007

The undisputed gay capital of the African continent, Cape Town has something of the progressive vibe, stunning coastal scenery, and sunny disposition of similarly appealing seaside cities, such as Sydney, San Francisco, and Vancouver. […]


December 22, 2007

Spirit of Hope MCC will be celebrating Christmas Eve with services at 7 and 10 p.m. Although many people think of MCC as primarily an LGBT congregation, the Rev. Kurt and the Rev. John tell me that they have many straight families in their congregation who welcome the openness and inclusivity of the church. The Christmas Eve service will be one not to miss. […]

Ask Francine – The Parties Are Such Fun!

December 9, 2007

Is Loving My Gays Wrong?
Oh dear. My luscious toes are poking out of the bubbles, and my skin is wrinkled and pink. After an hour of slow-baste in my Jacuzzi, I want to share the holiday memories enjoyed with you gays the last two weeks

Sacred Paths – Students Exploring Faiths Ask About Homosexuality

December 9, 2007

I spent a few hours with about 30 high school students from all over the metro area one Sunday morning in November at St. John?s United Methodist Church on Ward Parkway. The program, Interfaith Our Town, was convened by Harmony, an organization aiming to ?improve race relations, increase appreciation for cultural diversity, and eliminate intolerance,? with the Greater Kansas City Interfaith Council […]