LGBT-Inclusive Spring Worship Events

By | 2015-04-02T09:00:00+00:00 April 2nd, 2015|Guides, Worship|

Compiled By Shelby Clark Petkus Metropolitan Community Church of Detroit, MCCD 2441 Pinecrest Dr., Ferndale http://www.mccdetroit.org Worship, 11 a.m., April 5 Ferndale First United Methodist Church 22331 Woodward Ave., Ferndale Good Friday Joint Service with [...]

Gov. Rick Snyder Is Mum On MiRFRA

By | 2015-04-02T09:00:00+00:00 April 2nd, 2015|Uncategorized|

Despite a national uproar on our southwestern border over Religious Freedom Restoration Acts, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder is staying mum about MiRFRA pending in the state Senate. "We're waiting to see what comes from the [...]

Stabenow, Peters Comment On ACA Anniversary

By | 2015-04-02T09:00:00+00:00 April 2nd, 2015|Michigan, News|

BY BTL STAFF In recognition of the anniversary of the Affordable Care Act (or "Obamacare"), federal officials announced new localized enrollment data and provided specific results from the first five years of the ACA. Nationwide, [...]

Backlast In Indiana Over Anti-Gay Law

By | 2015-04-02T09:00:00+00:00 April 2nd, 2015|National, News|

BY BTL STAFF INDIANAPOLIS -- Indiana Gov. Mike Pence signed SB 101 March 26, which was authored with the intent of ensuring that the government cannot force a citizen to violate their religious beliefs. In [...]

Snyder: ‘I Would Veto RFRA Legislation’

By | 2015-04-02T09:00:00+00:00 April 2nd, 2015|Michigan, News|

In a rare moment of political frankness, Michigan's Republican Gov. Rick Snyder has announced he would veto religious freedom legislation if it does not have companion legislation to protect the LGBT community from discrimination. "Given [...]