Mission Friends for Inclusion


Category Archives: Video


May 2018


Excellent sermon on non-essential matters

Pastor Dee McIntosh shares with her church, Lighthouse Church in Minneapolis, an excellent argument for why they should be an inclusive church—because the theology of sexuality is not an essential component of what makes us Christians. “I am asserting that Lighthouse become an inclusive community; that we become ...

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Apr 2018


Lent may be over, but we’re still waiting…

Pastor Judy Peterson and Pastor Steve Armfield remain suspended until at least June when the Board of Ordered Ministry is scheduled to meet next. In the meantime, we have been reflecting on President Walter’s words from almost a year ago. This past June, one of our board members asked a question at the Covenant Annual […]

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Sep 2016


Nightingale Interview

In July of 2016, Covenanter Matt Nightingale publicly announced that he is gay and that he planned to end his marriage. In the months prior to that announcement, he and his wife, Luanne Tondino Nightingale, found support from Mission Friends 4 Inclusion and worked with Luke Johnson of Fulcrum Media Group, LLC​ to record this […]

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Jul 2016


Why We Supported the Re-election of President Gary Walter

Two weeks ago, we urged the delegates of the 2016 Annual Meeting to vote “yes” to re-elect President Gary Walter. Krista Brumberg Stevens read the following statement explaining why.

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Jun 2016


A Wonderful Sermon!

by MF4i A beautiful sermon by Covenant Pastor Peter Hawkinson this week. “‘All are welcome’ is a requirement of me, and it is a requirement, because of Christ, for us.”

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