Guided by the light and love of Christ, GCN is transforming attitudes toward LGBTQ people across denominations and cultures.
Wendy VanderWal Gritter has served as Executive Director of Generous Space Ministries since 2002. She grew up in the Christian Reformed Church and has served that denomination extensively, including as a board member of Calvin Seminary and most recently as a member of the Study Committee addressing Same-Sex Marriage. Wendy completed her M.Div. at Tyndale Seminary and her D.Min. at Knox College, Toronto School of Theology.
Wendy attended her first GCN conference in 2007 and credits that experience as sowing significant seeds for the development of the posture of generous space. She is the author of, “Generous Spaciousness: Responding to Gay Christians in the Church.” Wendy lives in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, is married and proud mom of 3 young adults and 3 puppies named Pippin, Mocha, and Lulu.