Censorship and Book Burnings Then and Now, a Reflection for LGBT Pride Month

Manuel AndradeManny Andrade presents
“Censorship and Book Burnings Then and Now, a Reflection for LGBT Pride Month”
Elizabeth DeCoux, Worship Leader
with the Welcoming Congregation Ministry
Eileen Morrison, Accompanist
Lynn Wadley, Guitar and Mountain Dulcimer, Special Music

We will explore historical parallels of censorship of the LGBT community yesterday and today.

pennies from heavenDon’t forget to bring your loose change (paper bills also accepted) for our first-Sunday Pennies from Heaven collection benefiting The Clothes Closet & Food Pantry serving the people of Clay County.

About our Speaker:

Manny Andrade is a lover and explorer of Spirituality. He is a life-professed Franciscan. He completed seminary studies in 2000. In 2003 he received ordination in an independent catholic,(small c) church. Manny is a social worker serving communities living with HIV since 1989. He married Rusty Turner in 2016. Manny is an Honoree of 2023’s Jacksonville Rainbow Awards for Service to the LGBT and HIV Communities.

About our Member-Musician

Long-time BBUUC member Lynn Wadley loves to sing, play unusual folk instruments, and occasionally compose acoustic music. She takes special pleasure in scheduling the variety of guest and member musicians we enjoy as part of our Sunday services.