Category Archives: Rainbow Thug

Various entries regarding my efforts with Gay Christian Activism.



That was the word that plodded through my mind when planning the North Dakota Human Rights Coalition’s BisMan Metro Solidarity with Charlottesville rally for Monday. Being the firecracker and loose cannon that I am, Continue reading Inconvenienced


Liberty includes respect for others

Is there a slow death of religious liberty?

In America, protected classes include race, color, national origin, choice of religion, disability, and familial status. What reason must ones chosen religion, which is a protected class, need additional Religious Freedom laws? Continue reading Liberty includes respect for others


HB1386 Sentiments

Thank you to each of the individuals and the many organizations that fought once again for continuing the battle for Continue reading HB1386 Sentiments


Acts don’t fit religion

Acts don’t fit religion

KEVIN TENGESDAL Bismarck Aug 15, 2015

Recently, religious institutions appear to be heralding a separation from all things they deem offensively gay — marriage equality, Boy Scouts, anti-discrimination, lifestyles, etc. Continue reading Acts don’t fit religion


Monologue needs to change toward LGBT people

Letter to the editor: Monologue needs to change toward LGBT people

By Kevin R. Tengesdal from Bismarck on Apr 30, 2015 at 7:22 a.m.

Perhaps, we need to change the monologue.

Instead of saying, “God hates gay people,” say, “God Hates [name of family member or friend who is lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender!” Continue reading Monologue needs to change toward LGBT people