CINCINNATI, OH) - Mount Auburn Presbyterian Church (MAPC) - one of the most progressive and inclusive churches in the Tri-state - will celebrate the 20th Anniversary of its "Policy on the Inclusion of Gays and Lesbians" on Sunday, August 14 during its 11:00 AM worship service and post-worship coffee hour. The historic church is located at 103 William Howard Taft Road, adjacent to the University of Cincinnati. Reporters / camera crews are welcome at the celebration events or pre- or post-event day interviews may be scheduled.
The celebration service will be led by MAPC's pastor, The Rev. Susan Quinn Bryan, and will include a sermon by More Light Presbyterians' (MLP) Executive Director, Michael Adee - the first openly gay man to be ordained an Elder at MAPC shortly after the adoption of its Inclusion Policy.