Not at this time. We encourage individuals to join Harmony.
2. Does the Welcoming Program still exist?
Yes. We are currently updating the program and and resources and will have an update later this year.
3. How do I become a welcoming congregation and what is the process?
We encourage you to join us as a member so that you can receive updates as our updated program becomes available. We are currently updating the program and and resources and will have an update later this year. Until those are available, it is important to start a conversation with a core group of your congregation about LGBTQ+ welcome who would lead your congregation in this process.
4. We are already welcoming to everyone, why do we need to complete your process?
It is important to note that many in the LGBTQ+ community have been harmed by religion and the community has specific needs. Intentional welcome is different than welcoming everyone that comes in the door. Intentional welcome includes language, symbols and understanding of the culture of the LGBTQ+ community.