Leonard Fairley

After losing hundreds of churches to LGBTQ rift, United Methodists charter a new one in Erlanger

BY: - August 18, 2023

As hundreds of United Methodist churches in Kentucky left the denomination over LGBTQ+ issues, some members disappointed with the disaffiliation wanted to remain United Methodists. Despite the rift, Kentucky United Methodist Bishop Leonard Fairley remained optimistic about the denomination’s future, predicting that United Methodists “will show the love of God by starting new faith communities […]