More Light Presbyterians is happy to welcome Highlands United Presbyterian Church in Cheyenne, Wyoming into our family of More Light churches. The Highlands faith community is our first More Light church in the State of Wyoming!
The Session voted to become More Light understanding that they may face some pushback for the decision. Wyoming is a conservative state with a largely Republican electorate where LGBTQ rights often challenge strongly held religious beliefs. For example, First Presbyterian Church in Casper left the Presbyterian Church (USA) last year to join the Evangelical Presbyterian Church because of the denomination’s decision to ordain openly lesbian and gay candidates for the ministry. Read more