Chris Pascarella is one of the pastors at Lincroft Bible Church in Lincroft, NJ. He holds an M.Div. from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is married to Heather and they have a son, Roman. He enjoys drinking coffee, watching TV, and following the New York Giants. He blogs at Raising Lazarus.
The issue of LGBTQ inclusivity in the United Methodist Church was supposed to be settled at that denomination's General Conference this year. However, the pandemic has delayed the conference and an inevitable schism.