November 20th is Transgender Day of Remembrance

Rev. Dr. Erin Swenson Preaches on Transgender Day of Remembrance All are welcome to join us on Monday, November 20th! In partnership with the Center for Innovation in Ministry, and the Jane Adams Spahr Reconciliation Project, SFTS welcomes guest preacher Rev. Dr. Erin...

Virginia Elects Its First Openly Transgender State Lawmaker

Democrat Danica Roem defeated the Republican who wrote the anti-trans bathroom bill. By Daniel Marans Democrat Danica Roem defeated Virginia Del. Bob Marshall (R) on Tuesday, becoming the first openly transgender state lawmaker in Virginia. Roem is now delegate-elect...

Annual State of the LGBTQ Movement Update

Horizons Foundation’s Q Series wraps up its year with a comprehensive analysis of the state of the LGBTQ movement as seen by some of its most outstanding leaders. Join high-profile national and international leaders as they highlight the advancements and...

California Becomes First State To Legally Recognize A Third Gender

California Governor Jerry Brown signed first-of-its kind legislation over the weekend that enables residents of the state to choose a third, non-binary gender category on California state-issued IDs, birth certificates and driver’s licenses. The Gender Recognition...

National Coming Out Day Report:

LGBTQ Youth in California Report More Negative School Experiences Than Non-LGBTQ Youth A new study has just been released, LGBTQ Youth in California Public Schools: Difference Across the State. The report, titled LGBTQ Youth in California’s Public Schools: Differences...