statement on marriage, gender and sexuality
We believe that God wonderfully and immutably creates each person as male or female. These
two distinct, complementary genders together reflect the image and nature of God. (Gen 1:26-27.)
Rejection of one’s biological sex is a rejection of the image of God within that person.
We believe that God has commanded that no intimate sexual activity be engaged in outside of a marriage
between a man and a woman.
We believe that in order to preserve the function and integrity of the Ministry as the local Body of Christ,
and to provide a biblical role model to the Ministry members and the community, it is imperative that all
persons employed by the Ministry in any capacity, or who serve as volunteers, agree to and abide by this