PrideSource - Michigan http://www.pridesource.com Your Michigan LGBT Directory and News Source en Copyright 2009, Pride Source Media Group 29 May 2015 14:29 EST 29 May 2015 14:29 EST webmaster@pridesource.com webmaster@pridesource.com pridesource.com http://www.pridesource.com/img/logo.gif http://pridesource.com Interfaith Discussion Focuses On Anti-Gay Marriage Myths http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71676 <img src='http://www.pridesource.com/images/2322/S1M9_InterfaithDiscussion_SCP.jpg' style='width:250px'><br/>An Interfaith Marriage Discussion was hosted by the church in cooperation with Michigan for Marriage and moderated by Kevin Hogan of the Michigan Roundtable. http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71676 Pre-Pride Event: Running Through Color http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71672 <img src='http://www.pridesource.com/images/2322/S1M1_ColorRun_2322_In_SectionC_SCP.jpg' style='width:250px'><br/>The Ferndale Chamber of Commerce will host their 2015 Rainbow Run the morning of Ferndale Pride for runners and walkers of all ages. http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71672 Come As You Are To Rainbow Pride Prom http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71673 The 2015 Pride Prom at Affirmations is set up so LGBT and ally youth can enjoy an evening of inclusivity while being young, fearless and fabulous. http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71673 Local Trans Activist Awarded Ferndale 2015 Good Neighbors Award http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71674 Rachel Crandall, co-chair of Transgender Michigan, has been awarded a Good Neighbor Award for her work in the trans community and for being a voice and an ear to anyone in the LGBTA community. http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71674 Forever Faithful Project Designed To Build Welcoming Congregations In Detroit Area Churches http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71675 Marriage equality might become the law of the land in a matter of weeks. But many Metro Detroit churches still strongly oppose this and refuse to offer a welcoming environment for gays and lesbians. http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71675 Calling All LGBT Couples http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71677 FCA US and FIAT Brand invite all interested LGBT couples to "walk down the Pride Parade aisle" at Motor City Pride. http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71677 Motown Invitational Classic Hosts Annual Detroit River Boat Cruise http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71678 <img src='http://www.pridesource.com/images/2322/S1M9_MICBrief_SCP.jpg' style='width:250px'><br/>The three-hour riverboat cruise accommodates up to 250 guests and includes two cash bars, dancing on the sun deck with music provided by DJ Steve Parsons, light refreshments, a 5050 raffle and special performances by Miss MIC 2015 Jacqueline Frost. http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71678 Anti-Gay Midland Minister Caught On Grindr, Quickly Resigns http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71679 A minister known to have made anti-gay remarks was outed last week after being caught on gay hookup app Grindr. http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71679 Motorball Drives Back Into Motown http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71680 The LGBT Community's "IT Party" is back and will benefit the Michigan AIDS Coalition. http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71680 Ferndale Author To Launch Second Lesbian Romance Novel http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71681 <img src='http://www.pridesource.com/images/2322/S1M_Popovich_2322.JPG' style='width:250px'><br/>Michigan author Carol Popovich is releasing her second novel, "The Courage to Try." http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71681 Being The Authentic 'You' At Trans Day Of Empowerment http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71682 The Gender-Identity Network Alliance (GNA, pronounced "Gina") will hold its annual Transgender Day of Empowerment on May 31. http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71682 Wayland, Michigan Adopts Non-Discrimination Ordinance http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71683 The city of Wayland, located between Plainwell and Grand Rapids in west Michigan, became Michigan's 39th city to adopt a non-discrimination ordinance protecting LGBT individuals. http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71683 Annual Planting Event Comes To Woodward http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71684 BIRMINGHAM - The Woodward Avenue Action Association will host their Fourth Annual Sunflower Gardens on Woodward event in hopes of beautifying the area. http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71684 From Glenn Burke To Billy Bean To Dave Pallone The MLB Is Evolving -- Slowly http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71553 <img src='http://www.pridesource.com/images/2321/S1M1_MLBCover_AP654730553082.jpg' style='width:250px'><br/>On July 17, 2013, Major League Baseball held its 84th annual All Star Game at Citi Field in Queens, New York, the home park of the New York Mets. It was a day that would become special for the LGBT community. http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71553 38 Local Non-Discrimination Ordinances Saved http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71552 <img src='http://www.pridesource.com/images/2321/S1M2_House_Reps__4_of_6_.jpg' style='width:250px'><br/>LGBT activists breathed a sigh of relief when a provision that could have invalidated all 38 LGBT inclusive anti-discrimination ordinances in Michigan was removed from the final version of a bill passed 11-7 by the House Commerce and Trade committee May 19. http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71552 State House Committee Passes HB4052 With Amendments http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=71554