Come Beloveds History Speak

Come Beloveds History Speak


Join us this Sunday for a powerful sermon titled "Come Beloveds History Speak" by roddy bell-shelton biggs (they/them). Delve into the rich tapestry of history, exploring the significance of banned books, LGBTQ+ Pride, and the vital topics of sexuality and sex education. Discover how the voices of the past and present guide us toward a more inclusive and compassionate future. Don't miss this enlightening opportunity to celebrate our diverse humanity and embrace the wisdom of those who came before us.

roddy bell-shelton biggs (they/them; lowercase preferred) is a Queer, BIPOC, non-binary seminarian and aspiring Public Theologian. They claim a progressive anti-oppressive Christian faith grounded in the Unitarian Universalist faith. As of Fall 2022, roddy is serving as a two-year part-time intern minister for the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Fredericksburg, VA, while they continue their studies and seminary education at Meadville Lombard Theological School. They will graduate with an M.Div in the Spring of 2024 and seek fellowship and ordination into ministry. roddy is called to lead Radical Love, care, and Sanctuary Movements, simultaneously disrupting patriarchy and all systems of oppression plaguing our world. They are healing, growing, and learning to love themselves, trying to find their place on this topsy-turvy journey that we call life. Prior to answering the call to ministry, roddy earned degrees in Media Production and Religious Studies from Pellissippi State Community College and Middle Tennessee State University. When roddy is not working or studying, they love being out in nature, traveling, eating good vegan/ vegetarian food, and all things theater.

This is a Zoom-only service. Children and Youth Religious Education classes will not be held this Sunday.