Every human being at the moment of conception is created in the image of God. This means that all lives have immeasurable value and are deserving of protection and of celebration as part of the perfect creative expression of the Father.
Scripture’s command to love
others compels all followers of Jesus Christ to uphold such value. While there are many applications of this for
the children of God as His ambassadors in this fallen world, one such item that
continues to be a source of great division in both our country and the Church
is that of ethnic and racial reconciliation. It is on this item there is much
to be said and upon which our church desires to give some specific guidance at
You can read our full statement HERE.
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