Decorah Friends Meeting

Weekly Attendance

1-50

Contact Information

In time of COVID, hybrid in person and ZOOM, seasonally, outdoors.

Friends meeting holds an unprogrammed silent meeting for an hour every first day (Sunday). That means that we sit in "silent waiting" together and if someone is called to speak, they do.

Opportunities for Luther Students

No current participation from, opportunities for, outreach to Luther students.

Demographics

LGBTQ

  • Official welcome statement
  • Folx in worship
  • Folx in leadership
  • Marries same-sex couples

Gender

  • Employs(ed) women clergy
  • Policy for gender inclusion
  • Gender neutral bathrooms
  • Opportunity for self-identification of pronouns

Race

  • Congregational anti-racism efforts
  • Community anti-racism efforts
  • No official statement of welcome for BIPOC community
  • No Indigenous land use statement

Immigrants

  • Welcome of immigrants
  • Active support of local immigrants
  • Safe sanctuary for undocumented immigrants

Environmental

  • Active in environmental justice
  • Renewable energy
  • Assesses energy usage
  • Recycling policy in place

Ability

  • Does not have large print bulletins at every service
  • Does not provide hearing devices for every service
  • Does not have ADA compliant rampsDoes not have ADA compliant restrooms
  • Actively trying to make church environment more accessible