Two More Days…

…until the end of our online auction for the collaborative painting by Joel Schoon-Tanis and participants at “Making Room for All 2013.”  The highest bid by midnight on January 31st takes it – framed and ready to hang!

Room for Me?

“Room for Me?” Video Project

In Room for All, we believe that the Gospel compels us to welcome and affirm Christ-followers of all sexual identities and gender expressions. So we decided to invite the reflections of some LGBTQ Christians in Reformed Church settings. Here’s a sample of what’s coming in May: [space]

Coming Opportunities to Build an Inclusive Church

“Building an Inclusive Church” workshops are designed for local church members and pastors who want to begin to explore ways to widen their congregation’s welcome and affirmation of LGBTQ people.  You will gain skills in relationship-building, graceful engagement, framing the conversation, how to engage around Scripture, and more. RfA will co-sponsor ecumenical BIC events in…

“Building an Inclusive Church” Columbus OH

The  BIC workshop in Columbus, Ohio is coming up Feb. 21 and 22.  Room for All will share leadership with Tim Feiertag, our colleague from the ELCA’s welcoming program.  These workshops are designed to meet you at your congregation’s unique context, wherever you are on the journey toward opening your church’s doors and heart to…

Conference Art Now Available!

If you attended “Making Room for All 2013” in October, or if you’ve visited Room for All’s Facebook page, you’ve seen the colorful collaborative art response that was created by conference participants and then brought together and painted into by artist Joel  Schoon-Tanis.  The result is a beautiful and inspiring representation of our collective vision…

Another Church for the RfA Roster

We celebrate with the congregation of the Flatbush Reformed Church in Brooklyn, NY, for their consistory’s decision to join the roster of “Room for All Churches,” those RCA congregations (now 24) that wish to be publicly known for their full affirmation and welcome of people of all sexual identities and gender expressions.