The Common Good
April 2010

Take a Risk

by SFW, Brother River Damien Sims | April 2010

Sojourners has great articles, and advocates for people whom no one else will advocate for. But I will not be renewing my subscription.

Sojourners has great articles, and advocates for people whom no one else will advocate for. But I will not be renewing my subscription. In the magazine, e-mail, and blogs, never, never, do I see any advocacy for gays/lesbians/bisexuals/transgendered people.

For me, this leaves people out of the love of Christ who desperately need that love. For me, it appears that you have chosen the lesser of two evils in order to sell magazines and gather support for other causes.

Queers suffer immensely, and they suffer at the hands of Christians; you support that suffering by not speaking out. I invite you to join us in our fight, and to join us in our suffering—to take a risk in the name of Jesus of Nazareth.

Brother River Damien Sims, SFW
San Francisco, California

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