- Phoenix, AZ
An irreverent reverend who rarely fits in the right box & founding pastor of a new underground faith community better known as Rebel & Divine UCC.
Richard Adams & Tony Sullivan: Devotion [In 1975, Richard & Tony became one of the first same-sex couples to be legally married. They were denied a green card for Tony based on their marriage, by the Immigration and Naturalization Services. the couple sued the U.S. government, filing the first federal lawsuit seeking equal treatment for a same-sex marriage in U.S. history.]
"I pray this Christmas eve we take a moment to intentionally look up into the starry skies in awe of the possibilities, then out and into the eyes of all our hungry and hurting siblings that are counting on us, and finally down at the rich soil we are able to walk into the new year on." ~Rev Jeffrey Dirrim, Founding Pastor Rebel & Divine United Church of Christ