Signatories

Signatories

The following signatories sign as individuals and not on behalf of their organizations and/or ministries

Rev. Robert V. Acker, Pastor, Community Baptist Church, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Brian Alarid, Lead Pastor, Passion Church, Albuquerque, NM

David Alexander, President, Northwest Nazarene University, Nampa, ID

Rev. James Amadon, Pastor, Highland Covenant Church, Bellevue, WA

Rev. Dr. Leith Anderson, President, National Association of Evangelicals (NAE); Senior Pastor, Wooddale Church, Eden Prairie, MN

Robert Lynn Anderson, President, Hope Network Ministries, San Antonio, TX

Robert Andringa, Ph.D., President Emeritus, Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU), Anthem, AZ

Talitha Arnold, Senior Minister, United Church of Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM

Dr. Robert David Bailer, Director of Mission, Screven Baptist Association, Summerville, SC

Dr. Robin Baker, President, George Fox University, Newberg, OR

Rev. Jim Ball, Ph.D., Vice President for Policy & The Climate Campaign, Evangelical Environmental Network, Vienna, VA

Mark Benedetto, President, University of Sioux Falls, Sioux Falls, SD

Dr. Jay A. Barber, Jr., President, Warner Pacific College, Portland, OR

Winnie Bartel, NAE Board Member, Mennonite Brethren Church, Shafter, CA

Commissioner W. Todd Bassett, Former National Commander, The Salvation Army, Old Orchard Beach, Maine

Dr. Gerald E. Bates, President, Spring Arbor University; Bishop Emeritus Free Methodist Church, Spring Arbor, MI

Stephan Bauman, President, World Relief, Baltimore, MD

Rob Bell, Former Senior Pastor, Mars Hill, Grandville, MI

Dr. Ron Benefiel, President, Nazarene Theological Seminary, Kansas City, KS

Gary P. Bergel, Director Spiritual Formation, Evangelical Environmental Network, Shepherdstown, WV

James L. Best, Pastor, Tapestry Circle, Westland, MI

Dr. Ed Bez, Director, Biblical Botanical Garden Society, High Springs, FL

David Black, Ph.D., President, Eastern University, St. Davids, PA

Bishop Charles E. Blake, Sr., Presiding Bishop of the Churches of God in Christ; Pastor, West Angeles Church of God in Christ; Los Angeles, CA

Larry Bollinger, Administrative Director, Nazarene Compassionate Ministries, Kansas City, MO

Rev. Tod Bolsinger Ph.D, Senior Pastor, San Clemente Presbyterian, San Clemente, CA

Dr. Gary W. Bonebrake, Senior Pastor, Main Street Baptist Church, Oneonta, NY

Rev. Dr. Dan Boone, President, Trevecca Nazarene University, Nashville, TN

Rev. Dr. Peter Borgdorff, Executive Director Emeritus, Christian Reformed Church, Grand Rapids, MI

Rev. Aaron M. Bouwens, Lead Pastor, Cortland United Methodist Church, Cortland, NY

H. David Brandt, Ph.D., Former President, George Fox University, Newberg, OR

Mike Breaux, Senior Pastor, Harvest Community Church, Rockford, IL

James Brenneman, President, Goshen College, Goshen, IN

Don Bromley, Pastor, Mid-Peninsula Vineyard Christian Church, San Pablo, CA

Ed Brown, Director, Care of Creation Inc., Madison, WI

Bob Brower, Ph.D., President, Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego, CA

Rev. George K. Brushaber, Ph.D., President Ermitus, Bethel University; Senior Advisor, Christianity Today; St. Paul, MN

Rev. Randall Burns, Senior Pastor, Military Street Baptist Church, Houlton, ME

Gaylen Byker, Ph.D., President, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI

Rev. Dr. Jerry B. Cain, President, Judson College, Elgin, IL

Rev. Dr. Clive Calver, Senior Pastor, Walnut Hill Community Church; Former President, World Relief; Bethel, CT

Rev. Mae Elise Cannon, Executive Pastor, Hillside Covenant Church, Walnut Creek, CA

R. Judson Carlberg, Ph.D, President, Gordon College, Wenham, MA

Michael V. Carter, Ph.D, President, Campbellsville University, Campbellsville, KY

Rev. Dr. Paul Cedar, Chair, Mission America Coalition; Palm Desert, CA

Rev. John Chowning, Vice President for Church and External Relations and Director of the Kentucky Hartland Institute on Public Policy, Campbellsville University, Campbellsville, KY

Rev. Richard Cizik, President, New Evangelical Partnership for the Common Good, Washington, DC

David Clark, Ph.D., President Emeritus, Palm Beach Atlantic University; Former Chair/CEO, Nat. Rel. Broadcasters; Founding Dean, Regent University; West Palm Beach, FL

Steven Cole, Senior Pastor, Northgate Community Church, Manteca, CA

Charles Paul Conn, President, Lee University, Cleveland, TN

Rev. Luis Cortes, President & CEO, Esperanza USA; Host, National Hispanic Prayer Breakfast; Philadelphia, PA

Paul Corts, President, Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU)

Andy Crouch, Editorial Director, The Christian Vision Project, Christianity Today International, Swarthmore, PA

Kelly Cupples, Senior Pastor, Life Fellowship, Fort Morgan, CO

Rev. John Daugherty, Pastor, First Baptist Church, Fort Myers, FL

Rev. Paul de Vries, Ph.D., President, New York Divinity School; New York, NY

Rev. Miguel Angel DeMarco, Vice President of Ministries, Latin America Missions Inc., Miami, FL

Cal DeWitt, Ph.D., Professor Environmental Studies, University of Wisconsin; President Emeritus, Au Sable Institute, Madison, WI

Rev. Michael Doerr, Pastor, Mt. Healthy Christian Church, Cincinnati, OH

Larry R. Donnithorne, Ed.D., President Emeritus, Colorado Christian University, Lakewood, CO

Blair Dowden, Ed.D., President, Huntington University, Huntington, IN

Rev. Phil Duncan, Senior Pastor, King’s Chapel, Springfield, IL

Craig Hilton Dyer, President, Bright Hope International, Hoffman Estates, IL

Philip Eaton, Ph.D., President, Seattle Pacific University, Seattle, WA

Rev. Dr. James L. Edwards, President, Anderson University, Anderson, IN

Rev. Andrew Merritt Ekblad, Senior Pastor, First Presbyterian Church, Fairbanks, AK

Rev. Gary L. Elder, Senior Pastor, Faith United Methodist Church, Bradenton, FL

Daryl F. Eldridge, Ph.D., President, Rock Bridge Seminary, Springfield, MO

Rev. Hammett N. Evans, Pastor, Fordyce United Methodist Church, Fordyce, AR

D. Merrill Ewert, Ph.D., President, Fresno Pacific University, Fresno, CA

Rev. Dr. LeBron Fairbanks, Former President, Mount Vernon Nazarene University, Mount Vernon, OH

Rev. Dr. Mark Owen Fenstermacher, Senior Pastor, Trinity United Methodist Church, Elkhart, IN

Rev. Myles Fish, President/CEO, International Aid, Spring Lake, MI

Deborah Fikes, Executive Advisor, World Evangelical Alliance, Midland, TX

Rev. Dr. Floyd Flake, Senior Pastor, Greater Allen AME Cathedral; President, Wilberforce University; Jamaica, NY

Rev. Steve Fortenberry, Senior Pastor, Common Ground Community Church, North Lima, OH

Rev. Scott Freeman, Senior Pastor, Northside Church of Christ, Waco, TX

Gregory K. Gallaher, Senior Pastor, First United Methodist Church, Georgetown, KY

Luke A. Gascho, Ed.D., Executive Director of Merry Lea Environmental Learning Center of Goshen College, Wolf Lake, IN

Rev. David L. Gehman, Senior Pastor, Parkesburg Mennonite Church, Parkesburg, PA

Rev. Timothy George, Ph.D., Founding Dean, Beeson Divinity School, Samford University, Executive Editor, Christianity Today; Birmingham, AL

Dr. Jules Glanzer, President, Tabor College, Hillsboro, KS

Craig Glass, President, Peregrine Ministries, Monument, CO

Rev. Michael J. Glodo, Former Stated Clerk, Evangelical Presbyterian Church; Associate Professor of Biblical Studies, Reformed Theological Seminary; Orlando, FL.

Rev. James M. Grant, Ph.D., Former President, Simpson University, Redding, CA

Rev. Dr. Jeffrey E. Greenway, Former President, Asbury Theological Seminary; Senior Pastor Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church; Reynoldsburg, OH

Rev. Dr. Craig Groeschel, Senior Pastor, Life Church, Edmond OK

Rev. David Gushee, Professor of Ethics, Mercer University; author The Future of Faith in American Politics, Atlanta, GA

Gregory V. Hall, Ed.D., President, Warner Southern College, Lake Wales, FL

Rev. Steve Hallaway, Pastor, Latonia Baptist, Covington, KY

Brent Hample, Executive Director, India Partners, Eugene OR

Rev. Richard L. Hanse, Senior Pastor, West Hartford United Methodist Church, West Hartford, CT

Rev. Dr. Rich Hansen, Senior Pastor, First Presbyterian Church, Visalia, CA

Bishop Roger W. Haskins, Jr., Former Bishop, Free Methodist Church of North America, Glendora, CA

Catherine N. Hayes, Divisional Leader, Salvation Army, Philadelphia, PA

Rev. Dr. Jack Hayford, President, International Church of the Foursquare Gospel, Los Angeles, CA

Rev. Steve Hayner, Ph.D., Former President, InterVarsity; Prof. of Evangelism, Columbia Theological Sem., Decatur, GA

Kyle L. Henderson, Ph.D., Pastor, First Baptist Church, Athens, TX

Rev. Jeffrey A. Henning, President, Break Bread Ministries, Marietta, GA

Rev. Mitchel C. Hescox, President, Evangelical Environmental Network, New Freedom, PA

Dr. Roberta Hestenes, Pastor, Educator, and Speaker; Former President Eastern University, Danville, CA

Rev. David Hillis, Senior Pastor, Hope Covenant Church, Chandler, AZ

Alan Hirsch, Founding Director, Forge Mission Training Network; Author the Forgotten Ways and the Shaping of Things to Come, Westlake, CA

E. Douglas Hodo, Ph.D., Former President, Houston Baptist University, Houston, TX

Ben Homan, President, John Stott Ministries USA, Phoenix, AZ

Rev. Dr. Joel Hunter, Senior Pastor, Northland, A Church Distributed, Longwood, FL

Rev. Gordon Hugenberger, Ph.D., Senior Minister, Park Street Church, Boston, MA

Don Huse, President, Venturion, San Antonio, TX

Rev. Bill Hybels, Senior Pastor, Willow Creek Community Church, South Barrington, IL

Peter Illyn, President, Restoring Eden, La Center, WA

Dr. Richard Ivance, Minister of Global Missions, New Life Church of Woodbury, Woodbury, MN

Bishop Joseph F. James, Free Methodist Church of North America, Indianapolis, IN

Travis Jarrett, Lead Pastor, New Song Church, Westford, MA

Dr. Donald R. Jeans, President, Milligan College, Milligan College, TN

Bryce Jessup, President, William Jessup University, Rocklin, CA

Larry F. Johnston, Ph.D., President, McConkey * Johnston International, Inc, Woodland Parks, CO

Ronald G. Johnson, Ph.D., President, Malone College, Canton, OH

Rev. Rich Jones, Associate Pastor to Students and their Families, Northminster Presbyterian Church, Cincinnati, OH

Rev. Dr. Phillip Charles Joubert, Sr., Pastor, Community Baptist Church, Bayside, NY

Jennifer Jukanovich, Founder, The Vine, Seattle, WA

Bishop David W. Kendall, Free Methodist Church of North America, Greenville, IL

Tim Keel, Pastor, Jacob’s Well Church, Kansas City, MO

Rev. David Larry Kim, Lead Pastor, Korean Presbyterian Church of Orlando, Windermere, FL

Dan Kimball, Pastor, Vintage Faith Church; Author, The Emerging Church: Vintage Christianity for New Generations, Santa Cruz, CA

Captian James C. Kisser, Jr. CFRE, Captain, The Salvation Army, Kingston, NY

Mark Knox, Senior Pastor, First Baptist Church, Temple, TX

Rev. Adam Kohlstrom, Senior Pastor, Chestnut Street Baptist Church, Camden, ME

Dr. R. Alton Lacey, President, Missouri Baptist University, St. Louis, MO

Rev. John G. Lacey, Senior Pastor, St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, Lincoln, NE

Rev. Jeffrey S. Lamp Ph.D., Professor of New Testament, Oral Roberts University, Tulsa, OK

Rev. David Landt, Lead Pastor, Minnetonka Community Church, Minnetonka, MN

Rev. Dan Laurenzo, Associate Pastor, New Life Foursquare, Snohomish, WA

Bishop James D. Leggett, General Superintendent, International Pentecostal Holiness Church; Chair, Pentecostal World Fellowship; Oklahoma City, OK

Rev. Richard A. Leland, Pastor, Summer Street Church, Nantucket, MA

Duane Litfin, Ph.D., Former President, Wheaton College, Wheaton IL

Ellen Livingood, President, Catalyst Services, Newton, PA

Rev. Dr. Larry Lloyd, Former President, Crichton College, Memphis, TN

Ben Lowe, Director Young Adult Ministries, Evangelical Environmental Network; Author, Green Revolution, Wheaton, IL

L. Randolph Lowry, J.D., President, Lipscomb University, Nashville, TN

Paul Lucks, Pastor, Lincoln Berean Church, Lincoln, NE

Rev. Dr. Jo Anne Lyon, Chair Board of Superintendents, Wesleyan Church; Founder, World Hope, Alexandria, VA

Rev. Dr. Gordon MacDonald, Chair of the Board, World Relief; Editor-at-Large, Leadership; Canterbury, NH

Jim Mannoia, Ph.D., Former President, Greenville College, Greenville, IL

Rob Martin, Pastor, Vineyard Church in Lawrence, Lawrence, KS

Rev. Jason Martin, Worship Pastor, Riverview Church, Bonsall, CA

Dr. John R. Martz, Senior Pastor, Arvada Covenant Church, Arvada, CO

Carlos E. Matos, Pastor, La Iglesia Nueva, Sicklerville, NJ

Rev. Dr. Michael J. McClenahan, Senior Pastor, Solana Beach Presbyterian Church, Solana Beach, CA

Rick McDaniel, Senior Pastor, Richmond Community Church, Richmond, VA

Dr. Corlis McGee, President, Eastern Nazarene University, Quincy, MA

Rev. Kevin G. McGhee, Senior Pastor, Bethany Community Church, Laurel, MD

Rev. Joan Irminger McKenzie, Ph.D., Pastor, First Presbyterian Church, Glen Ellyn, IL

Bishop George D. McKinney, Ph.D., D.D., St. Stephens Church Of God In Christ, San Diego, CA

Rev. Brian McLaren, Emergent leader; Spencerville, MD

Jeff McMillion, Associate Minister, Memorial Road Church of Christ, Edmond, OK

Rev. Page M. McRight, Executive Presbyter, Central Florida Presbytery, Orlando, FL

Scott Meier, Director of High School Student Ministries, McFarlin Memorial United Methodist Church, Norman, OK

Rev. Dr. Daniel Mercaldo, Senior Pastor & Founder, Gateway Cathedral; Staten Island, NY

Rev. Gregg R. Meserole, Pastor, Christ Reformed Church, Hagerstown, MD

Rev. Dr. Jesse Miranda, President, AMEN, Costa Mesa, CA

Rev. Daniel Mochamps, Pastor, Corrotoman Baptist Church of Ottoman, Mollusk, VA

Royce Money, Ph.D., President, Abilene Christian University, Abilene, TX

Rev. Paul Montague, Equipping Pastor, First Church of the Nazarene, Barton, NY

Rev. Olah L. Moore, Senior Pastor, Faith Community Church, Norfolk, VA

Richard Mouw, Ph.D., President, Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, CA

Dr. Shirley Mullen, President, Houghton College, Houghton, NY

Dr. Bruce Murphy, Former President, Northwestern College, Orange City, IA

Rev. George W. Murray, D.Miss., President, Columbia International University, Columbia SC

David Neff, Editor, Christianity Today; Carol Stream, IL

Dr. Andy Neillie, President, Deep in the Heart Leadership, Austin, TX

Larry Nikkel, President, Tabor College, Hillsboro, KS

Michael Nyenhuis, President, MAP International; Brunswick, GA

Brian O’Connell, President, REACT Services; Founder and Former Executive Director, Religious Liberty Commission, World Evangelical Alliance; Mill Creek, WA

Rev. Dr. Glenn R. Palmberg, Former President, Evangelical Covenant Church, Chicago, IL

Rev. Richard B. Parker, Pastor, Servants’ Fellowship Evangelical Free Church, Corvallis, OR

Roger Parrott, Ph.D., President, Belhaven College, Jackson, MS

John E. Phelan, Jr., President, North Park Theological Seminary, Chicago, IL

Kim S. Phipps, Ph.D., President, Messiah College, Grantham, PA

Charles W. Pollard, Ph.D., J.D., President, John Brown University, Siloam Springs, AR

Paul A. Rader, D.Miss., Former President, Asbury College, Wilmore, KY

Rev. Charles M. Redfern Jr., Senior Pastor, Fellowship Community Evangelical Free Church, Hebron, CT

Patrick Repp, MA, Founder and Executive Director, Minnesota Renewal Center, St. Paul, MN

Rev. Doug Resler, Organizing Pastor, Sun Prairie Area New Church Development, Sun Prairie, WI

Rev. Edwin H. Robinson, Ph.D., President, MidAmerica Nazarene University, Olathe , KS

Tri Robinson, Senior Pastor, Boise Vineyard, Boise, ID

William P. Robinson, Ph.D., Former President, Whitworth College, Spokane, WA

Rev. Scott Rodin, Ph.D., Former President, Christian Stewardship Association; former President, Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary; author of Stewards in the Kingdom; Spokane, WA

Rev. Sammuel Rodriguez, President, National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference, Sacramento, CA

Rev. Frankie Rodriquez, Rector, Calvary Episcopal Church, Richmond, TX

Lee Royce, Ph.D., President, Mississippi College, Clinton, MS

Andy Ryskamp, Executive Director, Christian Reformed World Relief Committee, Grand Rapids, MI

Scott C. Sabin, Executive Director, Plant With Purpose, San Diego, CA

Jason Salamun, Pastor, Project Church, Rapid City, SD

Rev. Gabriel A. Salguero, Lead Pastor, The Lamb’s Church of the Nazarene, Newark, NJ

Dr. Doug Samples, Senior Pastor, Lake Overholser Church of the Nazarene, Bethany, OK

Rev. Stanley W. Schultz, Jr., Pastor, Faith Baptist Church, Stoughton, MA

M. Abdy Sellas, Outreach Pastor, Miami Vineyard Community Church, Miami, FL

Rev. Kevin Kent Shelton, Senior Pastor, Community United Methodist Church, Columbia, MO

Rev. Marty Shelton-Jenck, Pastor, Rolling Bay Presbyterian Church, Bainbridge Island, WA

Rev. Paul Sinclair, Associate Pastor, Northbrook Church, Richfield, WI

Rev. Ron Sider, Ph.D., President, Evangelicals for Social Action, Philadelphia, PA

Matthew Sleeth, Author, Serve God, Save the Planet, Wilmore, KY

Nancy Sleeth, Author, Go Green, Save Green, Wilmore, KY

Nathan Smith, Senior Pastor, Faith Baptist Church, Kentwood, MI

Bishop Richard D. Snyder, Free Methodist Church of North America, Rock Hill, SC

Rev. Dr. Paul V. Sorrentino, Director of Religious Life, Amherst College, Amherst, MA

Rev. Travis Stanley, Preaching Pastor, Plymouth Park Church of Christ, Irving, TX

Richard Stearns, President, World Vision, Federal Way, WA

Rev. Jewelle Stewart, Ex. Dir., Women’s Ministries, International Pentecostal Holiness Church; Oklahoma City, OK

Dr. Dan Struble, President, Montreat College, Montreat, NC

James Sundhome, Director, Covenant World Relief, Evangelical Covenant Church, Chicago, IL

Rev. Dr. Loren Swartzendruber, President, Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg VA

Dr. Bruce A. Swihart, Fordyce First United Methodist Church, Hot Springs Village, AR

Rev. Dr. William R. Swilling, Senior Pastor, First Baptist Church, Salem, NH

Bernard E. Tanis, District Executive Minister, Converge MidAmerica, Park Ridge, IL

C. Pat Taylor, Ph.D., President, Southwest Baptist University, Bolivar, MO

Dr. Tom Theriault, Outreach Pastor, Solana Beach Presbyterian Church, Solana Beach, CA

Marti Thomas, Ministry Coordinator, Trinity Bible Church, Lafayette, LA

Dr. Ric Thomas, Department Chair Christian Ministries, Northwestern College, Lino Lakes, MN

Steven Timmermans, Ph.D, President, Trinity Christian College; Palos Hights, IL

Rev. Bob Tindale, Senior Pastor, Killearn United Methodist Church, Tallahassee, FL

Arnoldo Torres, Founder & CEO, Ministerio 316, Brownsville, TX

Rev. Charles C. Tyler, Pastor, New Covenant Presbyterian Church (PCA), Manning, SC

Rev. Berten A. Waggoner, National Director, Vineyard, USA; Sugar Land, TX

Jon R. Wallace, DBA, President, Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA

Rev. Jim Wallis, Founder and Editor of Sojourners magazine, Washington, DC

Rev. Dr. Thomas Yung-Hsin Wang, former International Director of Lausanne II, Sunnyvale, CA

Rev. Dr. Rick Warren, Senior Pastor, Saddleback Church; author of The Purpose Driven Life; Lake Forest, CA

John Warton, President, Business Professional Network, Portland, OR

Ken Wilson, Senior Pastor, Ann Arbor Vineyard, Ann Arbor, MI

John D. Yordy, Ph. D., Provost, Goshen College, Goshen, IN

Adm. Tim Ziemer, Former Executive Director, World Relief; Coordinator, President’s Malaria Initiative; Springfield, VA.