To the members and administrators of [church name]:
At this time, we feel that if we remained at [church name], our perceived doctrinal differences would adversely affect the membership.
Although we will always treasure the relationships we have with our brothers and sisters here, we feel that we must seek out a congregation where we can continue to flourish as followers of Christ.
We respectfully request that our membership at [church name] be withdrawn.
Doug and Nichelle Wilcox, and Family
And so, one chapter of our lives closes, and a new begins …