helping churches and pastors become welcoming to the Lgbtq+ community
Wednesday, October 11, 2023 9:00 am - 12:00 pm (noon) Heidelberg University, Wickham Great Hall, Campus Center, Tiffin
Presenter: Dr. Nicki Lawrence, DNP, RN-BC, CNE Assistant Clinical Professor, Bowling Green State University
Workshop Objectives: Examine the disparities and unique barriers to holistic and spiritual wellness that LGBTQ+ individuals experience; understand basic LGBTQ+ terminology and effective, inclusive communication principles; explore strategies to enhance a welcoming and safe faith community; discuss supportive resources available for the LGBTQ+ community and its allies; reflect upon any past assumptions and experiences with LGBTQ+ individuals and explore opportunities for continual self-growth.
Invite to: Authorized Ministers (Clergy), Church Members, Heidelberg Students