This is a group specifically for the Christian LGBT community and friends in the Metro East region. It is an opportunity to join in fellowship in a number of ways...from social get-togethers to worship services to doing volunteer work as a unit. Our goal is to increase the options for LGBT Christians and their friends to spend quality time together.


OUR MISSION:  The mission of Faith As A Shield is to provide an experience of Christian fellowship within the LGBT and friends Metro East community.  This is done through social, spiritual, and/or volunteer activities.


OUR GOAL:  The goal is to increase the options for Christian fellowship specifically within the LGBT and friends community in the Metro East area.


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Recent Meetups

  • 5 days ago · 1:00 PM

    Book Study

    7 Members | 5.00

    Join us for our weekly discussion on the book, Flesh, by Hugh Halter.  This week we will be discussing Chapter 1 in the section, Incarnation, entitled "Nostalgic God" (... Learn more
  • January 18 · 1:00 PM

    Book Study

    3 Members | 4.50

    The book: FLESH: Bringing the Incarnation Down to Earth by Hugh Halter. Thumbnail about it: God understands how hard it is to be human, and the incarnation -- God with... Learn more
  • January 10 · 10:00 AM

    Audubon Center "Birds of Winter"

    6 Members

    We will meet up at the Audubon Center for their "Birds of Winter" exhibit at 10:00 a.m.  From there, we can see a wood carving demonstration being held at the Confluence... Learn more
  • December 14, 2014 · 2:00 PM

    Christmas Celebration

    6 Members | 5.00

    Join us for an afternoon of Christmas joy!   Bring a Christmas snack to share and beverages for you.
  • November 21, 2014 · 7:00 PM

    Transgender Day of Remembrance

    7 Members | 5.00

    We are sponsoring a community gathering to remember those who have suffered a violent death simply for being Transgender. Join us to honor our fallen brothers and sisters.
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