Rev. Gilbert H. Caldwell
Retired United Methodist minister and member of the PFLAG National Board of Directors
The Rev. Gilbert H. Caldwell is a retired United Methodist minister who lives in Asbury Park, N.J. He was active in the Massachusetts unit of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) and participated in the civil-rights movement throughout the nation. In 2000 he, with others, organized the RMN Extension ministry United Methodists of Color for a Fully Inclusive Church (UMOC), an organization committed to the full inclusion of LGBT people in every aspect of church and society. Gil is now working on the documentary Truth in Progress. His recent book, Something Within: Works by Rev. Gilbert H. Caldwell, is available from Church Within a Church. He is a member of the PFLAG National Board of Directors.