Monthly Archives: October 2012

No One Orders Lukewarm Coffee!

The following was recommended by a Pflag member who says it is one of the best essays she has read.  It is from Crumbs from the Communion Table, a blog by Justin Lee, Executive Director of the Gay Christian Network.  See … Continue reading

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Gallup Study of WHO IS Gay

October 19, 2012,  NY Times Shades of Gay By CHARLES M. BLOW          (see http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2012/10/20/opinion/darker-rainbow.html?ref=opinion     for    actual statistical table of these results) Let me be upfront: The data here seem to raise more questions than provide explanations. Gallup and the Williams … Continue reading

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Turned Away, He Turned to the Bible

LISTEN TO MATTHEW VINES by copying and pasting this link:   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ezQjNJUSraY.  This outstanding young man’s heartbreaking talk, seen by thousands on YouTube, presents an unemotional and rational argument based on extremely  well-researched scholarship.   Then read the NY Times story below. … Continue reading

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Forty Years Ago, PFLAG Began….

Forty years ago (1972), Jeanne Manford marched alongside her gay son, Morty, in New York’s Liberation Day Parade after Morty had been badly beaten at a protest while police stood by and did nothing.  She marched while carrying a sign which … Continue reading

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