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This is a great guide for straight supporters.  It's full of invaluable  information that can help you support the LGBT community openly and honestly. 

Understanding your same-gender loving friends, family members, co-workers, and clients has just gotten easier.  All the questions you wanted to ask and didn't, are covered in this great booklet. 

To get your copy of A Straight Guide to LGBT Americans, send a self-addressed stamped envelop to: 

Rev. Starlene Joyner Burns

SJB Ministries LLC (LGBT Dept)

4722 Morning Glory Trail

Bowie, MD 20720








Same sex marriages are not legal in Maryland or Virginia. 

So many couples are celebrating their love through a jumping of the broom rituals such ask;

commitment ceremonies, unity weddings, or declaration of love celebrations. 

However, DC and NY has legal marriage.

©Rev. Starlene Joyner Burns, Domestic Partnership Celebrations, Commitment Wedding, Lesbian Weddings, Gay Weddings, Commitment Ceremony, Commitment Ceremonies, Holy Union Celebration, Commitment Weddings, Civil Unions, Same Sex Ceremonies, Same Sex Weddings, Wedding Officiants, Wedding Ministers, Gay Friendly Ministers, Gay Marriages, Gay Rights to Marry, Freedom to Marry





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Reverend Starlene Joyner Burns supports Nondenominational

Wedding Officiants and Wedding Ministers across the nation who perform

same sex weddings or domestic partnership ceremonies.


SJB Ministries LLC is offering Gay Weddings,

Commitment Ceremonies, & Same Sex Weddings

 service to a diverse spiritual community


Serving Washington, DC Metro Area and Manhattan, NY

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There are many terms to describe the sacred union of same sex couples who want the right and

 freedom to marry:  Lesbian Weddings, Gay Marriages, Gay Weddings DC MD VA,  Commitment Ceremonies,

Civil Unions, Holy Unions,  Same Sex Weddings, and Domestic Partnership Ceremonies.  However, Gay marriage,

same sex marriages are here in DC.


And I am a Maryland Lesbian Friendly Wedding Minister, MD Gay Friendly Officiant,

Washington DC Lesbian Friendly Officiant, and Virginia Lesbian Friendly Minister.

And I have performed more Lesbian Weddings than Gay Weddings,

but I am available to serve

All Faiths & All People

in Maryland, Northern Virginia, Washington DC, and Manhattan NY