The Southern Baptists Vote TO Expel LGBTQ+ Affirming Church

The Southern Baptist Convention’s top managerial body voted on Tuesday to cut ties with two congregations. First, an LGBTQ+ friendly church in North Carolina, which left the denomination decades ago, and second in New Jersey cited for unspecified alleged discrimination. The federal government is believed to have begun investigating the Southern Baptist Convention after a […]

Sunshine Cathedral Responds to Hate Attack – Churches Respond With Love

How do you respond to vicious hate? If you’re Sunshine Cathedral, you respond with love. They held Sunday services for the first time since signs meant to threaten and frighten LGBTQ+ congregants were posted on church property. It didn’t work. In this week’s SFGN, online and on stands tomorrow, I go inside the services to […]

Homophobic Nun Freaks Out, Stops Models From Kissing During Photoshoot

Recently, a photoshoot for ‘Not Yet Magazine’ went viral for all the wrong reasons. While photographic models Serena de Ferrari and Kyshan Wilson in the Quartieri Spagnoli area of Naples, Italy, the production team was approached by a nun. The nun asked if the group had been to mass that morning, then saw the two […]

The Black Church And LGBTQ+ Collide In ‘Pride In The Pews’

Queer News Tonight has reported in the past on the divide between the LGBTQ+ community and traditionally black churches. Now, a new organization is working to bridge that gap. Pride in the Pews is a grassroots non-profit that offers a database of queer accepting black churches, and also helps to reach out to traditionally black […]