LLF Response

Part of the Church of England's LLF (Living in Love and Faith) Project is about using what is already happening on the ground, in local churches, in the hope that it may enlighten their work, discussions and subsequent public guidance. I was asked to contribute my own experiences of inclusive church by answering these four … Continue reading LLF Response


11/12/2018 – Guidance for Gender Transition Services

Today the Church Of England has published guidance for conducting services marking an individual's gender transition. In July 2017 General Synod voted (with strong support from all three houses) in favour of a consideration to create a formal set liturgy that celebrates the gender transition and name change of transgender individuals. This arose from a … Continue reading 11/12/2018 – Guidance for Gender Transition Services

Trans Awareness Week Series 2017

Today marks the beginning of Trans Awareness Week and the start of my week long blog-a-day series on topics to do with the trans community and identity. The purpose of this week existing is to raise the visibility of transgender and gender non-conforming people and to address some of the issues this community faces. Being … Continue reading Trans Awareness Week Series 2017