Mission Friends for Inclusion

Mission Friends for Inclusion

A GATHERING OF PEOPLE

Mission Friends for Inclusion is first and foremost a gathering of people deeply committed to the health, vitality, and on-going renewal of the Evangelical Covenant Church. Our aim of representing the rich diversity of the Body of Christ is rooted in our historical ethos as companions of all who fear the Lord. Because the Covenant is united in Christ rather than common doctrine, we are committed to authentic communion and honest engagement with varying theological and Biblical interpretations around sexual orientation and gender identity.

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  • Gather 2019

It is important for our LGBTQ family and allies to connect at this year’s Annual Meeting: Gather 2019. Gather will be held in Omaha, Nebraska, at the Hilton Omaha from June 27-29. If you are registered as a delegate or if you will be in Omaha, we would love to get in touch with you! […]

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  • Regarding Prayer and Blessings, a Letter to the Board of Ordered Ministry

Dear Board Members, I am a retired Covenant pastor and wish to make a formal request that The Board of Ordered Ministry withdraw the rules that forbid clergy to pray or offer words of blessing at a same-gender wedding. I am convinced that these rules are compromising our ministries and I know that a good […]

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