Below is a document drafted by Michael Breininger, senior pastor of Richland Center Fellowship in Wisconsin, in his capacity as president of the Richland County Ministerial Association; it was adopted by the RCMA. Read more about the RCMA and the friendship between Breininger and Five Points Lutheran Church pastor Larry Engel in Debra Bendis's article "No Longer Strangers."—Ed.
politeness; good manners
a courteous gesture or remark
As pastors and spiritual leaders in the Richland County area we subscribe to the following pastoral courtesies: