Sexuality | A vote to affirm Biblical sexuality changes the denomination for good
by Kiley Crossland
Posted 3/01/19, 03:17 pm
The United Methodist Church (UMC) this week defied cultural pressure on LGBT issues and voted to bolster its commitment to Biblical human sexuality. The vote was a landmark decision for the 12.6-million-member global denomination that many—including its own leaders—assumed would soon go the way of other mainline Protestant denominations in affirming same-sex marriage and openly homosexual clergy.