Guest speaker Rev. Naomi Washington-Leapheart holds forth at Brown Memorial Park Avenue Presbyterian Church (1316 Park Avenue, Baltimore) Sunday, June 23rd, from 10 am to 12:30 pm.
Washington-Leapheart is faith liaison at the National LGBTQ Task Force. She coordinates the Task Force’s public faith messaging and advocacy and leadership development work in faith communities. She is also an adjunct professor of theology at Villanova University.
Her work has been published in the volume, From Generation to Generation: A Commemorative Collection of African American Millennial Sermons from the Festival of Preachers 2010-2015 (Chalice Press, 2015). She regularly preaches and teaches in diverse faith communities around the country.
Naomi shares her life with her wife, Kentina, a chaplain and religious educator. Together, they are raising a curious, energetic, future Oscar-winning middle-schooler.
The day’s program will include a lunch dialogue on Civil Rights & Contemporary Justice Movements with Taylor Branch.
For more info the Facebook event page is Bit.ly/2WRCUgF.