MCC: Early Days to Current Lessons

[Image Description: Rev. Elder Cecilia Eggleston receives the blessing of MCC Founder, Rev. Troy Perry (front row, center) and those attending the celebration of MCC’s 51st anniversary. MCC of Washington DC hosted the event. Rev. Perry also presented personal artifacts to the Smithsonian Museum during the service. (photo by dbking)] Moderator’s Reflection Written by Rev. […]

We say No to Armed Police Patrols

People Against Prisons Aoteroa organised ‘Rally to End Armed Police Patrols‘ on  Saturday 2nd November 2019. Church in Progress were asked to be there and to speak. Below is what we shared… (Here’s the petition you can sign to support the work to end armed police patrols in Aoteroa – https://our.actionstation.org.nz/petitions/police-put-your-guns-away) ++ Kia ora e […]

MCC Moderator Reviews Fellowship Budget and Staffing

  Letter from the MCC Governing Board 4 October 2019 Dear Friends: The Governing Board and Moderator have spent the first two months of our time together in assessing and evaluating the current realities of Metropolitan Community Churches (MCC). As with our local churches, it is both healthy and challenging to recognize areas where we […]

A message from Church in Progress which was written by Rev Dale Yardy who is the pastor of our partnership church MCC Sydney. “We are deeply saddened by the release of the new gender theory document from the Vatican which dehumanises yet again the incredible courage, resilience, and life experiences of our transgender, intersex, and […]

MCC Call to Action following Terror Attack in Christchurch

Early on Friday afternoon our country and city were broken apart. New Zealanders attending prayers at the Linwood Islamic Centre and at the Al Noor Mosque in Christchurch were attacked in ways that are indescribable. The MCC community in Christchurch remains devastated and shocked by the loss of their 49 neighbours. The victims, many who […]