Sunshine Cathedral is a progressive, inclusive church that is welcome and open to all people regardless of theological background, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, or ability.
At Sunshine Cathedral we believe that the Christian message, that is, the liberating, all-inclusive, loving message of Jesus Christ, is progressive, positive, and practical! More specifically, we are a member of Metropolitan Community Churches, an international, social-justice denomination that stands for peace, gender equality, gay and lesbian rights, and the fair treatment of all people. The MCC Core Values are Inclusion, Diversity, Spiritual Transformation, & Social Action. Sunshine Cathedral is also a member congregation of the International Council of Community Churches. The ICCC is a member of the National Council of Churches.
Additionally, Sunshine Cathedral affirms 8 points of progressive Christianity as defined by The Center for Progressive Christianity: Progressive Theology, the Path of Jesus, Religious Pluralism, Inclusivity, Compassion, Non-dogmatic Spirituality, Community, and Social & Environmental Justice.
The Samaritan Institute of the Sunshine Cathedral is an organizational member and approved teaching institution of the Divine Science Federation. SC is a former member organization of the International New Thought Alliance and a former member of the Center for Progressive Christianity. Sunshine Cathedral participates in the MMBB Pension Plan and is a supporter of the Global Justice Institute and The Religious Institute (an organization committed to sexual justice and sexuality education).