It's part of a marriage equality campaign going across the South.
The former ambassador to Luxembourg went on the radio to back the Defense nominee's confirmation.
In response to a recent controversy in which a lesbian wife of an army lieutenant colonel was denied membership to a spouses club, the Marine Corps issued new guidelines mandating that all spousal support clubs operating on Marine bases be LGBT-inclusive.
Four years ago Rick Warren's prominent role in the presidential inauguration aroused LGBT ire. Now the choice of Louie Giglio is doing the same.
In 2003 the church made history by ordaining its first openly gay bishop, Gene Robinson.