October 2019

October 2019

Over the next few months you are going to be hearing more about the “RIC Process.” RIC stands for “Reconciled in Christ.” It is a program within our ELCA Lutheran church whose purpose is to create specific welcome to people of all sexual orientations, gender identity, and gender expression. Through a series of forums, discussion groups, and teaching sessions, the RIC process is a time when churches explore what it would mean to be more intentionally welcoming to people in the LGBTQ+ community and develop a welcome statement for their publications and websites so that people in the LGBTQ+ community would know that our church is a safe place to be.

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