The Lower Susquehanna Synod’s Authentic Diversity Committee is curating a series of Pride Month events for 2024. Check back here regularly for updates!

Book Study Event
  • A special joint book study event in honor of Pride Month for our Reconciling in Christ congregations; join Lower Susquehanna Synod Justice Ministries and the Penn Central Conference “Open and Affirming” Coalition for a special book study, author event, and day of learning in honor of Pride Month. Sundays, May 5th to June 9th from 6:00 – 7:30 pm, we will gather on Zoom (https://www.thebelongcollective.org/bookclub for link) to study the book ‘Unclobber’ by Colby Martin. Learn more about Colby and how we can faithfully wrestle with Biblical scriptures and LGBTQIA2S+ experiences in the church at unclobber.com.
  • On Monday, June 10th, meet Colby IN PERSON at Colonial Park UCC (5000 Devonshire Rd, Harrisburg, PA 17109) from 6:30 – 8:00 pm for refreshments and a speaker Q&A with book signing.
  • On Tuesday, June 11th, join us for a full day of learning featuring representatives from local LGBTQIA2S+ support organizations and highlighting Colby Martin and Dr. Diana Sorrentino who will be presenting “Understanding & Accepting Gender Diversity & Being Transgender: Your foundation for becoming an effective ally!” Register for the day of learning here: https://www.unitedlutheranseminary.edu/calendar/kindling-faith-pride-month-learning-event.