We, the friends and members of the Unitarian Universalists of Gettysburg, as a loving and welcoming community, pledge the following:

To respect others by:

  • Assuming that others act and speak with good intentions
  • Celebrating and embracing the things that make us different
  • Treating others with dignity and compassion
  • Honoring each individual’s spiritual path

To respect self by:

  • Communicating and behaving with kindness and civility
  • Keeping an open mind
  • Treating ourselves with compassion

To respect the community by:

  • Approaching our differences with others with empathy and compassion
  • Respecting everyone’s privacy and confidence
  • Supporting decisions achieved through the democratic process
  • Honoring financial and service promises freely made to the best of our abilities