While giving her sermon last weekend, the Rev. Cynthia Meyer came out as lesbian to her congregation at Edgerton United Methodist Church. That goes against the denomination’s stance that homosexuality is not compatible with Christian teaching, and Meyer said Friday that she had been charged by church officials and faced a hearing in Topeka next week.
While giving her sermon last weekend, the Rev. Cynthia Meyer came out as lesbian to her congregation at Edgerton United Methodist Church. That goes against the denomination’s stance that homosexuality is not compatible with Christian teaching, and Meyer said Friday that she had been charged by church officials and faced a hearing in Topeka next week. Shane Keyser skeyser@kcstar.com
While giving her sermon last weekend, the Rev. Cynthia Meyer came out as lesbian to her congregation at Edgerton United Methodist Church. That goes against the denomination’s stance that homosexuality is not compatible with Christian teaching, and Meyer said Friday that she had been charged by church officials and faced a hearing in Topeka next week. Shane Keyser skeyser@kcstar.com

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