What is an Affirming Congregation? Carman congregation has embarked on an important journey to reflect on and discern what it means to be an inclusive, justice-seeking congregation that welcomes everyone regardless of age, gender, sexual orientation, race or ability.    The committee guiding this process has studied the available resources …..

A New Creed (1968)

We are not alone,    we live in God’s world.  We believe in God:    who has created and is creating,    who has come in Jesus,       the Word made flesh,       to reconcile and make new,    who works in us and others       by the Spirit. We trust …..

Song of Faith (2006)

God is Holy Mystery,beyond complete knowledge,above perfect description.Yet,in love,the one eternal God seeks relationship.So God creates the universe   and with it the possibility of being and relating.God tends the universe,   mending the broken and reconciling the estranged.God enlivens the universe,   guiding all things toward harmony with their Source.Grateful for God’s …..