Our values

The Membership of Equal Voices undertakes to:

  • Boldly proclaim Christ’s love for all people, regardless of their gender, sex, and sexual orientation;
  • Value the voices of all in the church, especially those not usually heard;
  • Honour the value and equality of committed, life-long, life-giving adult relationships, regardless of sexuality, gender identity or physical gender traits;
  • Understand that moral expectations in committed relationships for heterosexual and LGBTIQ+ Christians are the same;
  • Welcome all believers in Christ to fellowship;
  • Promote the value of listening and respectful conversation;
  • Welcome the value of learning and growing in our understanding of the Word of God;
  • Actively develop advocates to stand up, take responsibility and equip themselves with knowledge, understanding and fearlessness to boldly challenge homophobia, transphobia and intersex exclusion.