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Nov 15, 2019

While advocating for a Non-Discrimination Ordinance in Kansas, Kate Guimbellot, her wife, and 12-year-old son were targeted by the hate group, Westboro Baptist Church. In response, she and her community created the “Stand Up in Love” event where over 300 people showed up with signs of love and acceptance. She...


Nov 1, 2019

After joining the military and struggling with addiction, Chelsea Anderson found an inclusive recovery group that helped her to work through her faith and sexuality issues. Now she’s part of a Christian movement for LGBT Christians to find affirming communities and via social media #FaithfullyLGBT.

“Through prayer,...


Oct 18, 2019

Rev. Mike Irwin grew up Methodist in rural Illinois deeply closeted, following all the rules to get approval from God and others. After years of silence, he came out to his wife and church, and immediately lost both. He’s rebuilt an authentic life, now serving as senior minister at CSL Kansas City,...


Oct 4, 2019

Cheri Jamison interviews Jen Dickey, who grew up in a happy Presbyterian home until tragedy struck. Angry with God, she studied LaVeyan Satanism briefly before attending Bible college. When Jen came out as gay, her community thought she was possessed. Sadly, she felt like “God’s biggest mistake.” Jen later found a...


Sep 20, 2019

Cheri Jamison interviews Richard Carlini, an end-of-life expert who has served over 43 years as a hospice nurse, chaplain, and minister. We talk about religion’s role in dying, death, and grief, how no two people’s experience is the same regardless of religious upbringing, and how we can start crucial conversations...