What does this mean?

As we seek to embody our commitment to become a more welcoming community, this means that regardless of your:

  • Age —
    3 days old, 30 years old or 130 years old . . .
  • Culture or race —
    Hispanic, Native American, Asian, Black or White . . .
  • Economic means —
    employed or not, rent or own or live with parents or are homeless . . .
  • Emotional state —
    happy or struggling with addictions or phobias . . .
  • Faith expression or background —
    Buddhist, Jewish, agnostic, Christian, Muslim, atheist . . .
  • Financial philosophy —
    tithe, hoard, would share it if you had money . . .

 

 

  • Gender and sexual persuasion —
    male or female; straight, gay or lesbian . . .
  • Household structure —
    blended, two-parent or single parent, with children or not, or solo . . .
  • Marital status —
    single, married, partnered, separated or divorced . . .
  • Physical or mental capabilities —
    able, disabled or a person of differing abilities . . .
  • Political leanings —
    Republican, Democrat, Independent, Socialist, registered to vote or not . . .
  • Spiritual condition —
    at peace or having a troubled spirit . . .

 . . . or whatever terms you use to describe yourself,

You Are Welcome Here.