And the Word became flesh
and dwelt among us,
full of grace and truth.
— John 1:14

Kittredge Cherry,
Q Spirit and the Jesus in Love Blog
wish you and your loved ones
a most beautiful Christmas!

The Christmas star shines rainbow rays down upon the Nativity scene in “Inclusive Christmas: Merry Christmas EVERYBODY.” It was painted by Canadian artist David Hayward, also known as Naked Pastor. He has a master’s degree in theology and 30 years of pastoral experience. His books include “The Art of Coming Out: Cartoons for the LGBTQ Community” and “Questions are the Answer.

LGBTQ Christmas links

Queer Nativity scenes show love makes a family

Queer cheer for Christmas: Make the Yuletide gay

Image credit: “Inclusive Christmas: Merry Christmas EVERYBODY” by David Hayward (

This post is part of the LGBTQ Calendar series by Kittredge Cherry. The series celebrates religious and spiritual holidays, events in LGBT and queer history, holy days, feast days, festivals, anniversaries, liturgical seasons and other occasions of special interest to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people of faith and our allies.

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Kittredge Cherry

Founder at Q Spirit
Kittredge Cherry is a lesbian Christian author who writes regularly about LGBTQ spirituality.She holds degrees in religion, journalism and art history.She was ordained by Metropolitan Community Churches and served as its national ecumenical officer, advocating for LGBTQ rights at the National Council of Churches and World Council of Churches.
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