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Members of ELCA congregations in central Ohio invited to be part of the 2017 Gay Pride Parade, June 17

For the fifth year, the Reconciling in Christ congregations in Central Ohio (First English, Gethsemane, Trinity, Lord of Life, & Redeemer) will be gathering as an ELCA witness at the 2017 Gay Pride Parade in Columbus on Saturday, June 17, with the step-off in the Short North at 10:30 AM.  We invite members of all area ELCA congregations to join us. Last year we were over 100 marchers of all ages.

This year’s T-shirt color is green.  Marchers can wear the various colored shirts from previous years or purchase a new one.  The shirt front reads “Evangelical Lutheran Church in America” and the back, “there is a place for YOU HERE.”  Cost: $10.00 - $12.00, available in men’s sizes XS-3XL.  Place your T-shirt order in advance and register for the parade by contacting Jack Greene at Redeemer Lutheran.  Mail checks made out to Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1555 South James Rd, Columbus, OH 43227-3405. 

Email any questions to  Everyone who registers and/or orders a shirt by June 1st will be contacted prior to the march in regard to all logistics.  Join us! 

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