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Abiding Grace Lutheran church

5500 Hwy. 212
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LGBTQ Policy

Women in Leadership Policy

Leadership

Pastor:
Jonathan Scharf
Gender:
Man
Race:
White
LGBTQIA:
Yes
Pastor:
Gender:
Race:
No items found.
LGBTQIA:
Yes
Officiates LGBTQ weddings:
Hires LGBTQ+:
Ordains LGBTQ+:
Any LGBTQIA individuals serving in church's leadership team:

LGBTQ Policy

Unclear: Non-Affirming

Web Links

Reference Links

Notes

While the church's policy is not listed on its website, it does state the denomination. The denomination website for Wisconsin Evangelical Church Synod states that homosexuality is a sin.

LGBTQIA in Leadership

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Women can preach:
Women can be ordained:
Women can be elders:
Women can be senior pastor:
Senior pastor is female or non-binary:
50% or more of leadership team is not male:
Regularity of female or non-binary preachers:

Women in Leadership Policy

Unclear: Non-Egalitarian

Notes

Its actively enforced policy cannot be found on its website but in its denomination website, which states "Women are encouraged to participate in offices and activities of the public ministry except where the work involves authority over men".

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Last updated 3/7/18