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The result of Walton's interest is Call to Witness, a 59-minute film about gay and lesbian Lutherans' attempts to become pastors, which are countered by ELCA leaders' courteous but firm responses to discipline--or quash--the movement.
Call to Witness chronicles the struggles of a handful of gays and lesbians who just want to serve their church as pastors: Jane Ralph of Kansas City, Mo.
It has been a global wakeup call to witness the ongoing relief efforts for the US Gulf Coast and realize how universal the lack of investment in planning and infrastructure is, especially in areas that are prone to recurring natural disasters," Fritz added.