2014 Oklahoma LGBTQQIA College Summit

2014 Oklahoma LGBTQQIA College Summit

Nazarene Ally will be in attendance at the 3rd annual Oklahoma LGBTQQIA College Summit presented by The Equality Network Institute. The summit will be held in the Main Building at Oklahoma City Community College on Saturday, March 1st, from 10am until 5:30pm. According to TEN Institute, “panelists will include Professor Toby Beauchamp, representatives from The … Continue reading

Let Them Eat Cake

Let Them Eat Cake

Let Them Eat Cake: Homosexuality and the Church’s Image Problem By Jake O’Bannon An article like this warrants full disclosure up front. So let me tell you who I am. I am a 22-year-old male from Oklahoma. I have been raised in the Nazarene church and still attend the same church today. I am straight … Continue reading

2013 – A Look Back

2013 – A Look Back

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 26,000 times in 2013. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 10 sold-out performances for that many … Continue reading

Advent: The Hope of the Already, but Not Yet

Advent: The Hope of the Already, but Not Yet

When people ask me where I’m from, I say without hesitation, “Kansas City.” But that isn’t entirely true… I’ve never actually lived in Kansas City. I grew up 2.411 miles from Kansas City’s border, but that still isn’t in Kansas City. I grew up surrounded by all the great amenities Kansas City has to offer, … Continue reading

Spirit Day 2013

Spirit Day 2013

Join Nazarene Ally, GLAAD, and millions of people all over the world by wearing purple Thursday, October 17th. According to GLAAD’s website,” Spirit Day was started in 2010 by high school student Brittany McMillan as a response to the young people who had taken their own lives.” Nazarene Ally is pleased to be a Spirit Day Faith … Continue reading