October is upon us, and MCC congregations around the world are celebrating the 43rd anniversary of MCC’s founding!
Governing Board Appointment Announcement – MCC’s Governing Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Kareem Murphy to the Governing Board. Kareem will serve a two-year term until the 2013 General Conference XXV in Chicago, Illinois (USA). At such time, the General Conference will elect a Lay Person to complete the remaining three years on this unexpired term, ending at 2016 General Conference XXVI.
The Rev. Dr. Nancy Wilson, Moderator of the Metropolitan Community Church, said, “We are deeply saddened whenever drug addiction impacts an individual or a community. No community across this country is immune from the scourge of illegal drugs, but when it hits close to home, we are reminded of the commitment we have to teach people about the harms of drug abuse and to be a place of spiritual healing for those who are recovering.”
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Our MCC clergy are the lifeblood of our community. The MCC Pension Plan is one way we show them we care about their future. We have 1 opening on our National Board, which carries a four-year term. The current opening is a non-clergy position.
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A judge in Brazil has approved the country’s first gay marriage.
The governor of New Jersey, Chris Christie, has said he won’t follow New York in legalising gay marriage.
Late on Friday evening, New York became the sixth US state to legalise gay marriage.