Rev. M Barclay is serving as Director of enfleshed. M formerly served as Director of Communications at Reconciling Ministries Network where they advocated for queer and trans inclusion in The United Methodist Church. They have also enjoyed working as a hospital chaplain, youth director, justice associate and faith coordinator for reproductive justice in Texas.
M is passionate about bringing fresh and relevant perspectives to the questions, traditions, and theologies that have sustained our faith communities for centuries. They have extensive experience in writing, preaching, and teaching on the gospel's call to communal justice making.
M delights in queer community, finding the nearest hike while traveling, reading theologies, devouring breakfast tacos, and the company of their perfect pup, Phoebe.
Rev. Barclay in the media
10/11/2017 - Huffington Post
Queer Christians Respond To Jeff Sessions’ New ‘License To Discriminate’
9/13/2017 - WATER (Women's Alliance for Theology, Ethics, & Ritual)
7/14/2017 - Traitor Radio
Queer and Called
6/8/2017 - Huffington Post
6/7/2017 - The Washington Post
6/1/17 - Sojourners
Just as I am