Open and Affirming

Open and Affirming

God is still speakingThis Statement of Welcome was adopted on October 18, 2009 and continues to be a vision that guides our community.

The Love of Christ for Each Person Knows No Bounds, and…..

We, at Christ Congregational Church, United Church of Christ of Brockton, celebrate the diversity of God’s creation, and seek to be a community of Christians who live in openness to the voice of the Still Speaking God.

We celebrate family in all its diverse forms and honor, support, and bless all loving and committed relationships.

As we seek to live out our mission to live Christ’s compassion and promote justice, healing and wholeness of life we welcome into our community persons of every gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, mental and physical ability, age, race, nationality, economic and social status, faith background, marital standing and family structure.

We invite and welcome all to share in the life, leadership, ministry, fellowship, worship, sacraments, responsibilities, blessings, and joys of our congregation as we seek to grow together in faith and love.

We remember our promises made at baptism, therefore, no matter who you are or where you are on life’s journey; you are welcome to this United Church of Christ.