As evening came on the final night during the Coalition banquet, religious protesters brought hate messages on signs that read "Repent Perverts." Inside, the Rev. John H. Thomas, UCC general minister and president, encouraged those gathered not to rest on the accomplishments of the last 30 years. Referring only obliquely to the hate message outside, he said, "This is the last gasp of a dying orthodoxy that is giving way to a new and bolder truth." Let evening come. Virginia Secretary of Education Belle S. Wheelan chats with Kahil Humphrey, 7, of Buffalo, N.Y., at the Harambee event in Norfolk, Va. Ron Buford photo. " /> Summer sessions sizzle - United Church of Christ
Summer sessions sizzle

Summer sessions sizzle

September 30, 2002
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