A legally married female couple, Sally Sarratt and Maria Swearingen, will become co-pastors of Calvary Baptist Church in downtown Washington DC on 7th St, according to a Washington Post story by Michae; Allison Chandler, here.
First Baptist has sometimes participated in co-events, like choral concerts, with Calvary, over many decades.
I have a picture of Calvary somewhere, but I’ll take another one probably tomorrow because the Refugee Ball will be nearby. (Note: 1/17: done).
story. The event broke on our cell phones while I was at a day of service volunteer event in Washington today. Everyone stopped and read the story on their phones.