Their welcome statement reads:
“The congregation of Bethlehem Lutheran Church is a Reconciling in Christ congregation and we strive to love as Christ loves us. We are a community committed to the work of racial equity, bringing justice for all God’s beloveds. We welcome and affirm all those who have been excluded by the Church because of their race, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental ability, mental health or substance use disorders, financial resources, native language, criminal history, or immigration or family status. We welcome those who have always felt at home in the church. We welcome those who grieve and those who rejoice. We welcome the joyous and holy sound of children. We welcome ALL to worship, celebrate, think, and serve – without distinction or exception.
Your diversity and uniqueness are welcome. YOU are welcome here!“
Learn more about Bethlehem Lutheran Church at: https://indylutheran.org