I was arrested at Heritage Christian University
“ We have an important message to share and I need to deliver this letter to Dr. Jones,” I said as I took another step forward toward the police officers and the University Vice President who had told me not to take a step further. As myself and two of my other fellow Riders stepped forth to deliver 3 letters to Heritage Christian University administration and to seek out students to share the inclusive and affirming love of Christ with, we were arrested. Once again, a Christian university that purports to represent Christ slammed the doors on us and told us that they would rather see us in jail than allow their students to hear our message. As the zip ties fastened around my wrists I wondered, “What are they so afraid of?