WELCOMING CHURCH PROGRAMS, MINISTRIES & ORGANIZATIONS

A MUST online resource for glbt people to connect in community:

The Gay Christian Network, an online community of over 20k glbt Christians and their allies  worldwide.

Gay Christian Europe, a multilingual online community of glbt Christians in Europe.

Find an affirming church home in your area:  Welcoming Church Programs and Ministries

 

Below is a listing of the denominationally-based or denominational style Open & Affirming  and Welcoming Churches  and other organizations that include welcoming congregations and ministries.

Welcoming Churches      An excellent resource to find open & affirming churches in your area and in most areas of the world.

Affirm United         United Church of Canada

Association Of Welcoming & Affirming Baptists     American Baptists, Alliance of Baptists

IntegrityUSA     Episcopal Church USA

More Light Presbyterians      Presbyterian Church (USA)

Dignity     Roman Catholic Church

Welcoming Ministries of the Gay, Lesbian & Affirming Disciples (GLAD) Council      Disciples of Christ

Open and Affirming Program of the United Church of Christ Coalition for LGBT Concerns      United Church of Christ

Reconciling in Christ Programs of Lutherans Concerned/North America      Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and Canada

Reconciling Ministries Network      United Methodist Churches

Room for All      Reformed Church in America

Brethren Mennonite Council for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trangender Interests      Brethren Mennonite USA and Canada

Welcoming Communities Network      Community of Christ

The Evangelical Network    Evangelical Churches and Ministries

Joshua Ministries   Pentecostal Churches

Reconciling Pentecostals      Pentecostal Churches

The Fellowship   Black Protestant and Pentecostal

If you are a leader of an Open & Affirming Organization, please send me the organization website and short details. If you are a welcoming church, contact the first listing and ensure that your faith community is listed in the directory.