“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.

New Process for Rostering

In response to trends in the ecumenical welcoming church movement, along with listening to RCA churches who are exploring what it might mean to publicly identify as a welcoming and affirming congregation, we have adapted the process for becoming a “Room for All” church.  We invite you to select the “Welcoming & Affirming Congregations” drop-down…

Conference Afterwords

Full evaluations and photos are yet to come, and reflections need time to form.  We’ll share all of these and more as they emerge, but for a beginning, there’s this… “Spent today at an amazing conference called Room for All.  I am a beautiful mess after attending. I am wrecked, in a good way. God,…