REAFFIRMING OUR COMMITMENT TO FULL EQUALITY FOR PERSONS OF ANY SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY OR GENDER EXPRESSION

REAFFIRMING OUR COMMITMENT TO FULL EQUALITY FOR PERSONS OF ANY SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY OR GENDER EXPRESSION Whereas, General Synod and other settings of the United Church of Christ have repeatedly advocated for the equal rights and dignity of lesbian, gay, bisexual and tra
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Resolution Against Bully And Discrimination

1 1 RESOLUTION AGAINST BULLY AND DISCRIMINATION 2 Approved As Amended 3 4 A Resolution of Witness 5 6 TEXT OF THE MOTION 7 WHEREAS, the United Church of Christ supports the right of students to attend schools that are safe 8 and free from violence, harassment, bullying, and discrimina
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Resisting Actions Seeking To Undermine The Status Of Women In Society

1 1 The Executive Council recommends this resolution be sent to a committee of the General Synod 2 3 RESISTING ACTIONS SEEKING TO UNDERMINE THE STATUS 4 OF WOMEN IN SOCIETY 5 6 Submitted by The Connecticut Conference of the United Church of Christ 7 8 A Resolution of Witness 9 10 SUMM
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The Right of LGBT Persons to Adopt and Raise Children.

A Resolution of Witness

Submitted by the United Church of Christ Coalition for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Concerns.

SUMMARY

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A Letter to Churches (2009)

Dear Members and Friends of United Church of Christ Congregations,
 
We live in a society of many cultures that is deeply conflicted about human sexuality. The daily images and messages we receive influence how we see ourselves and how we related
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Resolution in Response to the Concerns of Same-Gender Oriented Persons and their Families within the United Church of Christ

[Adopted by the Fourteenth General Synod, United Church of Christ, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, June 24-28, 1983. Vote: 95% Majority]

Whereas, God calls us into the family of faith to share our joys and our sorrows, to serve God by serving our neighbor, to proclaim justice and

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Resolution on Institutionalized Homophobia within the United Church of Christ

[Adopted by the Fourteenth General Synod, United Church of Christ, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, June 24-28, 1983. Vote: 95% Majority] Whereas, social institutions have historically embodied the prevailing prejudices and mores of their age; and Whereas, the United Church of Christ h
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Resolution Calling on the Church for Greater Leadership to End Discrimination Against Gays and Lesbians

[Adopted by the nineteenth General Synod in St Louis, MO, 1993] Whereas, God is the creator of all people, including people of differing sexual orientations; and Whereas, human sexuality is a gift of God, a gift to enjoy and to express responsibly; and Whereas, moral judgment
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AIDS, Responding to: Endorsement and Enactment of the “Ten Principles of the Workplace”

RESOLUTION RESPONDING TO AIDS: ENDORSEMENT AND ENACTMENT OF THE "TEN PRINCIPLES FOR THE WORKPLACE"

[Adopted by the Seventeenth General Synod, United Church of Christ, Fort Worth, Texas, June 28-July 5, 1989.]

Background

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