Queer As Folks
Besen Will Visit Minneapolis on Truth Wins Out Tour
Activist Wayne Besen of Truth Wins Out is on an 11-state tour to discuss the harm caused by programs that claim to turn gay people straight through prayer and therapy. At each stop, he shows a multimedia presentation pointing out the psychological damage caused by these unscientific religious programs. On January 31, 6:30-8 PM, he will be at the Hilton Garden Inn, 1101 Fourth Avenue South, Minneapolis. For other regional appearances, visit www.TruthWinsOut.org.
Historic Wesley Church Launches Inclusive New Incarnation
Built in 1891, historic Wesley Church, 101 East Grant Street, Minneapolis, which formerly was a United Methodist congregation, is launching an inclusive new incarnation. Welcoming everyone, including the GLBT community, its motto is: “Offering Hope and Encouragement to ALL People.” Reverend Greg Renstrom is the minister. Beginning February 5 and 6, worship takes place Saturday, 12:15 PM; and Sunday, 9:30 AM and 7 PM. For more information, call (612) 871-3586.