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- by S. David White - Written for First United Methodist Church, Oneonta, NY as they approach their 25th anniversary of their decision to become a Reconciling con...
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Beth Janie FruehThis momentarily took my breath away. Thank you person in the Mickey costume.31   ·  12 hours ago

Janet RuckmanI love Mickey Mouse just a little more right now.24   ·  12 hours ago

Gary TaylorThe most important times In our lives are usually the most simple and private. Thanks for sharing !6   ·  12 hours ago

Ericka SchillingMickey rocks. Amazing how a simple yes or no can make such a huge impact on a person.5   ·  12 hours ago

Deirdre DonovanA wonderful miracle happened there then, and again now....thanks for sharing....3   ·  12 hours ago

Cindy WoodI love this story......I love this amazing person inside the costume. What a gift he gave this young girl.....10   ·  12 hours ago

Kevin L CraigBeautiful!2   ·  12 hours ago

Mandy MacI don't know who was in the costume that day but I wish I did so I couple applaud them! Amazing!1   ·  11 hours ago

Carrie McCannell- Scruggs<31   ·  12 hours ago

Missy Jai CutlerOmg! ! So much love and win. I am in tears right now.2   ·  12 hours ago

Rhonda Cree GoverMickey has such a good heart, so do the people in his suit.46 minutes ago

Dina Spanjer AlbertsGood old Mickey.2 hours ago

Deborah EvansPrecious.5 hours ago

Sean BakerI always thought Mickey and Donald had a little thing going on5 hours ago

Kristin BerkeryThat's awesome :)7 hours ago

Pat White'Makes me teary-eyed now!9 hours ago

Lori Ruge-Jonesamazing.10 hours ago

Adrienne Lyon Evans HowardThat touched my heart! God bless you.11 hours ago

Betsy Cairnes GrizzardI have tears in my eyes..11 hours ago

Kara AmundsonMickey Mouse: Eternal Badass.11 hours ago

Gillian Jean WolfeMickey is awesome!11 hours ago

Raymont AndersonBeautiful!!. . . <311 hours ago

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Scouts for Equality congratulates Hunter Faulhaber, the most recent openly gay youth to be awarded Eagle by the Boy Scouts of...

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Carol SullivanWonderful quote.4   ·  2 days ago

Arnold P. Becker Jr.Hunter ~ THANK YOU for COURAGE!!!!!!!3   ·  2 days ago

Spencer DawkinsI'm straight and ALMOST made Star, but I still get to wonder what the heck problem the Boy Scouts are solving by punting 18-year-olds ...1   ·  2 days ago

Sid NeighboursCongratulations Hunter - from one gay Eagle Scout (1982) to you!!!!1   ·  2 days ago

Stacey SarnicolaTruer words were never spoken! Well done!1   ·  2 days ago

Victor Calvin HoeHunter, God choe you and let you grow. The evil that men do will go away.1 day ago

Rose ReiseckWe are so proud of you. Way to represent!1 day ago

PaulaandBarry Swyear KingHUNTER YOU HAVE A RIGHT TO BE WHO YOU ARE .YOUR NOT GAY BY CHOICE .SO SORRY FOR PEOPLE IGNORANCE1 day ago

Sandy Potter OlsenHunter. Keep speaking. Congratulations.2 days ago

Morris SartellThis Eagle congratulates you.2 days ago

Athenaeus Alexander DukasAll This Because He Like ____ and won an award for _____? Shame BSA!2 hours ago

Bud Dolchthank you Hunter,for the wisdom you continue to share.2 days ago

Paul YoungAwesome2 days ago

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Jeff Sonnenburgsorry, i got too tired of trying to transform it from all the hate and judgement, so i finally just left it and found a different church1   ·  2 days ago

Calla BelbinYOLT. Thank the Lord.1 hour ago

Libby NussbaumI love your picture for this post!3 days ago

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