Pilgrim's formal mission statement:

"Our mission in this ever-changing community is to proclaim and live the promises of Jesus Christ our Lord, inviting all to be nourished with the hope of the Gospel of God's love for them and creation."

 

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+      Pilgrim's statement of welcome:                                                                               +

+      "ALL* are Welcome -- including you!"                                                                         +

+           * "All" includes:                                                                                                   +

+                all races, cultures, genders, ages, family structures, sexual orientations,               +

+                skeptics, seekers, non-churchgoers, members of other churches or other faiths,    +

+                the houseless, the jobless, the hungry,                                                              +

+                and everyone else.                                                                                          +

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Pilgrim's worship folder expresses welcome this way:

Welcome to all who have gathered here! Your presence here is a gift from God! This service belongs to ALL who are present.  A special welcome to first-time visitors - everything is optional, participate in whatever ways you feel comfortable.