Resurrection Movement Building
And it would have remained a singular event had it ended there. If all of those who experienced the power, joy, love and creativity that day had stayed gazing at the Stonewall Inn after the Uprising that was the Stonewall Rebellion, it would have remained a singular resurrection moment.
Dwelling in the Spirit
Scripture: John 14:15-20 Amazing Grace, how sweet the sound, that saved a soul like me. I once was lost, but now I’m found, was bound but now I’m free. One of my favorite stories about the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is about his great friendship with Mahalia...
Was it hard, this countercultural, anti-capitalist way of life? Was there struggling, and disagreement, and pettiness? Probably. They were human, and community is messy. But what is remembered of them? What is recorded? “They ate with glad and generous hearts.”
O Sacred Demon of Ungovernableness: A Non-Binary Sermon.
There have always been people who see the fairies, who do not fit into a given culture’s gender, who fail at becoming the ideal man or woman, and who can’t help but love the earth. I am perverse, rebelling against the normal state of affairs, but most people fail to meet these ideals. Ideal Man, Ideal Woman. Indeed, an ideal is intended to be unreachable: an imaginary whose power bends our reality toward a specific direction. But there are other imaginaries, other realties, that have been, are now and could be.