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Northbrook United Methodist Church

1190 Western Ave.
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LGBTQ Policy

Women in Leadership Policy

Leadership

Pastor:
Sherrie Lowly
Gender:
Woman
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: Affirming

Web Links

Reconciling Congregation

Newsletter: May 2016

Excerpt from newsletter:

"The Congregation of Northbrook United Methodist Church believes that marriage is a covenant made between two people and God, grounded in love for one another and supported by the broader community. Our clergy and congregation celebrate weddings for people of all sexual orientations and gender identities."

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Notes

This church's denomination is non-affirming. This church's website has affirming language, but the policy indicating that this church will actively resist its denomination (e.g. officiating same-sex weddings) is located on a peripheral page.

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 are women and/or non-binary:
Regularity of women and/or non-binary preachers:

Women in Leadership Policy

Clear: Egalitarian

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Notes

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Last updated 5/11/2018