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The Loft at Westwood United Methodist Church

10497 Wilshire Boulevard
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Leadership

Pastor:
Chris Spearman
Gender:
Man
Race:
White
LGBTQIA:
Yes
Pastor:
Gender:
Race:
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LGBTQIA:
Yes
Officiates LGBTQ weddings: Yes
Hires LGBTQ+:
Yes
Ordains LGBTQ+: Yes
Any LGBTQIA individuals serving in church's leadership team: From church: "Westley Garcia, Director of Loft Connections, Gay Brad Hooks, Director of Loft Music, Gay"

LGBTQ Policy

Verified Clear

Web Links

Welcome

"We are Christian community that is open & affirming – comprised of people of different races, cultures, sexualities, and religious backgrounds."

Reference Links

Notes

Comment from church: "Additionally, we are a part of the Reconciling Ministries Network within the United Methodist Church.

And here's an additional story from our community in regards to inclusion and affirmation of trans individuals.

LGBTQI and Reconciling is one of the initiatives that our Social Justice Initiative actively engages in."

LGBTQIA in Leadership

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Women can preach:
Yes
Women can be ordained:
Yes
Women can be elders:
Yes
Women can be senior pastor:
Yes
Senior pastor is female or non-binary: No
50% or more of leadership team are women and/or non-binary: Yes
Regularity of women and/or non-binary preachers: Less than monthly

Women in Leadership Policy

Verified Clear

Notes

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Last updated 10/6/2018