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An attempt has been made to link to only affirming gay Christian web sites. A few non-gay Christian sites that contain important resources for gay Christians are included. This web site does not support the use of counseling to change a person's sexual orientation. Please report any sites to which we have links that you feel are homophobic or advocate that gay people can become straight. Our web master will review the site to determine if it should be deleted from the links page.

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Over 300 Gay Christian Web Sites

1020 Gay Christian Teens
Yahoo discussion group for teens and twenties youth.

A Global Witness
Anglican web site discusses various theological issues. Site contains numerous articles about sexual orientation.

Absolutely Christian Gay Men
Facebook discussion and fellowship group for gay Christian men.

Acceptance Sydney
Australian Catholic organization that works for the acceptance of GLBT people in the Catholic church. Group regularly celebrates the Eurhcarist.

Accepting Evangelicals
Group of evangelical Christians who believe that loving same-sex partnerships should be accepted at all church levels. There are individual and church memberships. Site has articles and links.

Affirm United
United Church of Canada organization. Site has a periodical, list of gay affirming United Churches and ministries and links.

Affirmation
Website ministry for LGBT Mormons, friends and family.

Affirmation: United Methodist
United Methodist activist organization of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered people and friends.

Allen Hanks
Allen Hanks is an Christian musical artist. His Myspace account site has information about his albums and his bio.

Alma's Life
The web master describes the web site as follows: "A personal site with the aim to reach out to gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender Christians anywhere, to provide support, help reconciling their faith and orientation, and to help find a local group to meet other GLBT Christians."

Alliance of Baptists
According to the website, the Alliance of Baptists has been advocating for over 20 years for full acceptance of the LGBTQ community. About 140 congregations are associated with the Alliance of Baptists.

American Baptists Concerned
American Baptist group advocating for the inclusion of sexual minorities in American Baptist congregations. American Baptists Concerned appears to have united with the Association of Welcoming & Affirming Baptists.

Anything but Straight
Anything But Straight is an Australian group that helps GLBT people overcome the social and emotional isolation.

Aaron's Rainbow Project
Supporting ministry for out contemporary artist Shawn Thomas. This ministry also is a contact for information about publishing rights for the original work of a number of artists. The resource page has links to spiritual musicians who are either out or affirming.

Association of Welcoming and Affirming Baptists
Group of over 70 Baptist churches and organizations who have taken a public stand that they are welcoming and affirming. Site has list of affirming and welcoming congregations and chapters, links and resources and membership information.

Axios
Organization of Orthodox Gay and Lesbian lay Christians. Web site has articles, links and resources.

Axios - San Francisco
Organization of Eastern, Near Eastern Orthodox, Byzantine, and Eastern-rite Catholic Gay and Lesbian lay Christians. Web site has discussion pages, links and resources.

Balm Ministries
Marsha Stevens, the contemporary Christian performer's, web site.

Baptist Peace Fellowship
Link to Baptist Peace Fellowship of North America's position on sexual orientation.

Baptist Watch
The purpose of the web site is to keep people informed about the activities of anti-gay religious zealots.

Beyond Ex-Gay
This is an online community for those who survived ex-gay experiences. The site has stories of queer people who attempted to become straight, internet resource links, and a section of poetry, art, and articles about ex-gay experiences.

Blayne Bell
Blayne Bell is a musical artist. His genres include Pop, Powerpop, and Christian. Blayne's My Space site has samples of his music.

B'nai HaKeshet
Gay Messianic Jewish web site.

Born Eunuchs
Author of site takes the position that references in the Bible to those who are born eunuchs were gay. The web site outlines his position.

Brenner and Beckstead
Web site for Brenner-Beckstead Ministries. Susie Brenner and Linda Beckstead are musical performing artists. The web site has samples of their music, bios, concert information, and links.

Brethren Mennonite Council
Provides support for GLBT people in Mennonite and Brethren churches.

Bridges Across the Divide
This web site is not strictly gay affirming, because different positions about homosexuality and gender identity are presented. Provides resources for those who disagree about the moral issues related to sexual orientation and sexual identity. Site has numerous articles, include an article about how not to "push buttons" when discussing issues related to homosexuality. Has articles on different sides of the issue. There are many discussions of sexual orientation. The discussions are very respectful.

Building Bridges of Understanding
Debate between Tony Campolo, one of the leading evangelical preachers and leaders, and his wife over the homosexual issue. The powerful debate is in audio format.

Called Out & 7th Day Gay Too
Yahoo discussion group for gay Christians from 7th day churches.

Camp Out
A New York Times movie review of the Camp Out movie, a movie about a camp of gay Christian youth. Camp Out can be purchased from Amazon.

Cathedral of Hope
Web site for the world's largest gay, lesbian church. Wonderful online video sermons. Has store and internet resources.

Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies in Religion and Ministry
The Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies in Religion and Ministry is part of the Pacific School of Religion in Berkeley, California. Offers a certificate in Sexuality and Religion.

Charles M. Bidwell
Charles Bidwell is a retired university professor and Metropolitan Community Church pastor. Some of his writings related to spirituality and theology can be found on this web page.

Chi Rho Press
Press publishes gay Christian books. Provisions to order books online.

Chi Rho Press
This is the blog site for Chi Rho Press.

Chris Glasser
Web page for gay Christian author and speaker. Site has information about books written and links.

Chris Hoffman
Christopher Hoffman is a gay Christian musician. Some of his music can be found on the CD Universe website.

Christian Association
At the University of Penn. University Christian organization has queer fellowship group.

Christian Bear
Gay Christian web site. The site has articles and excellent devotional resources.

ChristianGay.Com
Articles, discussion of Biblical texts, prayer requests and links.

Christian Gay Network
Site has chat and email group.

ChristianGays.Com
Resources, articles, store, newsletters and chat rooms are features of the site.

ChristianLesbians.Com
Site has articles, internet resources, devotions and forum. Book store has a long list of books about homosexuality.

Christian Queers
Christian Queers is a mirror website for Christian Gays.

Christianity and Homosexuality: An Annotated Bibliography
Descriptive bibliography by Charles Bidwell.

Christians Tired of being Misrepresented
Blog site of a progressive Christian group that accepts and affirms LGBT people.

Christians Tired of being Misrepresented
Facebook account for a progressive Christian group that accepts and affirms LGBT people.

Claim the Blessing
Organization is a joint work of three leading Episcopal LGBT organizations - Integrity, Oasis and Beyond Inclusion. Web site has prayers, information updates and links.

Clergy United
Organization assists congregations that are discussing GLBT issues, helps educate congregations about sexuality and promotes change. Site has a number of articles.

CLOUT
Christian Lesbians Out. Site has articles and regional contacts.

CreatedGay.Com
Created Gay has hundreds of Christian, gay Christian, and gay community web links. The site also has many devotions and sermons.

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Darrell Grizzel's Home Page
This site has some powerful prayers, articles and reflections. Links to other web resources.

David North and Gospel Celebration Singers
Blog site for GLBT musical group.

Dignity U.S.A.
Organization for gay, bisexual and transgendered Catholics.

Dispelling the Myth
This site is part of the Mercy to All website and it fairly in-depth studies of the Bible verses related to homosexuality. The links portion of the web site contains a lot of valuable information for gay people and for people who need to know more about homosexuality.

Elim Sanctuary
This web site has links, and many interesting articles, including information about Bible characters, passages of the Bible, and books of the Bible.

Epistle
An internet magazine for GLBT Christians. The magazine has devotions, poetry, testimonies, answered prayers and an excellent set of articles about the Bible and homosexuality.

E-Quality Religion and Homosexuality Links
Links to various religious groups that are gay inclusive, including Christian, Jewish, Muslim and Buddhist organizations.

Evangelical Fellowship for Lesbian & Gay Christians
United Kingdom organization. Group of gay and lesbian Christians, who are from an evangelical background.

Evangelicals Concerned
Network of gay and lesbian evangelicals and their friends. Site has newsletter.

Evangelicals Concerned - Western Region
According to the Evangelicals Concerned WR website, Evangelicals Concerned WR voted to merge with the Gay Christian Network.

Ex-Gay? No Way!
Web site provides information about a book about the ex-gay movement written by Jallen Rix.

Extraordinary Lutheran Ministries
Extraordinary Lutheran Ministries works for the inclusion of all people of all sexual orientations and gender identities in the Lutheran Church.

Faith in America
This organization is dedicated to liberating gay, lesbian, bisexual, and trans-identified people from "bigotry disguised as religious truth." The web site has a blog, internet resources, recommended reading list, and news.

Faith Without Discrimination
Facebook page for Micah Royal's ministry.

Family Acceptance
A mom and dad tell the story about how they came to understand their son was gay and to accept him.

Fish Can't Fly
Web site about a documentary about the faith journey of gay men and women.

Friends for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Concerns
Quaker organization affirms gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgendered and transsexual people.

Full Spirit
Site discusses what it takes to be gay and Christian.

Gathering Baptists
Canadian Baptist organization of lay and ordained Baptists who wish to maintain contact with others who share their understanding of what it means to be Baptist. Organization states that Christians and visitors should be welcomed regardless of sexual orientation. Web site has some pastoral resources for serving gay church members. Site has newsletter, writings and links.

Gay and Catholic
Web site created by a gay Catholic man. The web site has a blog, quotes, prayers, and links to resources.

Gay and Christian
This web site shows that a person can be both a true Christian and a loving, sexually-active gay man or lesbian. Gay and Christian provides information about Bible passages related to gay people, frequently asked questions, and links.

Gay and Lesbian Bible - Book Review
This web site provides a book review of the Study New Testament for Lesbians, Gays, Bi, and Transgender by Ann Nyland. The book can be purchased online. Another review of the LGBT Study Bible can be found on the CreatedGay.Com website.

Gay and Lesbian Liberation
Site promoting the books of the gay Catholic author, John J. McNeill. The books McNeill wrote promote gay and lesbian self-acceptance and spiritual maturity. The web site has articles that are well worth reading.

Gay and Lesbian Religious Archives
Organization assists GLBT religious leaders in how to preserve their religious historical materials. Site has a lot of valuable information, such as brief biographies of some of the leaders in religious justice for the gay community. Web site can help a researcher get access to some of gay religious and historical records.

Gay Believers
Site has readings, excellent articles, links, and resources.

Gay Bible Christians
The web site has Bible studies, talks, articles, commentaries, and resources.

Gay Brotha
Web page for a gay Pentecostal/Apostolic man. The site has links to gay Christian websites and short articles about sexuality.

Gay by God
Gay by God has news articles, information about the Global Justice Institute, links to its You Tube channel, Facebook page and Twitter account, the Y.A. Flunder Seminary Project and the Fellowship of Affirming Ministries.

Gay Christian 101
Gay Christian 101 is a gay evangelical Christian web site. The site provides a number of very good articles about Bible passages that are often used against gay people.

Gay Christian Bookstore
Web site has numerous gay Christian books, CDs, DVDs, and some apparel. Books, CDs, DVDs, and apparel are ordered through Amazon.com, so the merchandise can be ordered online and paid for by major credit cards.

GayChristian.Net
Site has sermons, Bible readings, lists of gay friendly churches, links, chat nights and personal profiles.

Gay Christian Europe
Ministry for Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgender (LGBT) Christians in Europe, with Gay Friendly Churches, Books on reconciling Homosexuality and Christianity in several European languages, Testimonies, GLBT Support Groups & Resources in various European languages. Message Boards coming soon.

Gay Christian Information
The Gay Christian Biz website has links, quick overviews of gay Christian books and movies, music by gay Christian artists and an encouragement page.

Gay Christian Internet Radio
Part of the GayChristianNet. Radio has excellent interviews.

Gay Christian Online
Popular web site has had over 1 million hits. Has articles.

Gay Christian Outreach - Mexico
Facebook account for Gay Christian Outreach, Mexico.

Gay Christian Survival Group
Web site many articles.

Gay Christian View - Singapore
Web site has numerous articles, praise and worship, and links.

Gay Christians and Friends
Gay Christian web ring. Using a web ring can attract more people to your gay Christian web site.

Gay Christians of West Texas
Yahoo group has articles, discussion board and links.

Gay Christians Org
Articles and information for gay Christians. Has lists of gay friendly churches and links to gay resource.

GayChurch.org
Articles, links and an active discussion board. Site has information about hundreds of gay affirming congregations.

Gay Gospels
Weekly sermons written specifically for gay people.

Gay Lesbian and Affirming Disciples
Organization works for full inclusion of GLBT people in the Disciples of Christ.

Gay Pentecostals
This web site describes gay Pentecostals as out, proud, and on fire for God. From the gay Pentecostals web site, one can follow links to One Church videos, and to internet resource links.

Gay People Can Go to Heaven
A CNN You Tube video interview of Carlton Pearson, where Bishop Pearson talks about preaching that everyone has a place in heaven, including gay people..

Gay People Go to Heaven
Site has articles about Bible texts.

Gay People Go to Heaven
Facebook account.

Gay Prairie
Yahoo discussion group for gay alumni and current students of Prairie Bible College and Prairie High School in Three Hills, Alberta.

Gay Prayer Resource Blog
Blog has videos, archives, and links.

Gays4Jesus
Web ministry has articles, internet resources, and video sermons.

Gays4Jesus Blog
The blog has testimonies and articles.

Gay Spirit
Website has information about the numerous books about gay spirituality authored Mark Thompson.

God and Gays
Links, audio files of sermons and conferences.

God and Gays - the Movie
Web site about the documentary, God and Gays. The site has a store and internet resources.

God for Queers
Website has articles about homosexuality and the Bible, queer devotions and resources.

GodHatesHomophbes.com
Very entertaining web site. This site has articles and cartoons.

Godlovesfags.com
Site has articles, gay news items and links.

GodMadeMeGay.com
A Letter to Louise. Site has a pastoral response to a lady who had a brother who hated God for making him gay.

God is Still Speaking
United Church of Christ program welcoming people who are not always welcome in church to the United Church of Christ.

God's Harbor Community Church Online
Online community has sermons, questions page, prayer requests page, and information about gay unions and false prophets.

He Loves You no Matter What They Say
Article written to demonstrate that God clearly loves gay people.

Healing Homosexuality
Strongly gay-affirming web site, which is opposed to ex-gay counseling. Site has over 300 gay Christian links and extensive gay, bisexual and transgender links. There are numerous articles, including some articles about the Bible.

Ho Mo No Mo Halfway House
Peterson Toscano survived an ex-gay ministry. Toscano developed the play Ho Mo No Mo Halfway House to tell his story of surviving the ex-gay movement.

How to be Gay and Christian
A How to Do Things article explains how some people are able to maintain faith in Jesus Christ and be gay.

Hope Unlimited Productions
Company is producing a documentary, For Such a Time as This, that promotes dialogue between the gay community and the evangelical community.

I'm Out RU
Web site sells a wide variety of secular pride items. Christian pride items include things such as teddy bears, coffee mugs, T shirts and sweat shirts for gay Christians.

Inclusive Church Net
United Kingdom group working to make the Anglican communion more inclusive.

Inclusive Orthodoxy
Inclusive Orthodoxy has articles, Bible study information, newsletters, and web resources. This web site is of value to those who cherish both the traditional creeds and beliefs of the church, and an affirming approach.

Inspiritus
Articles, stories and information for gay believers.

Institute for Inclusive Christianity
Offers training courses for people interested in the full acceptance and inclusion of everyone within organized Christianity.

Integrity Calgary
Calgary, Canada Integrity web site.

Integrity Canada
Calgary, Canada Integrity web site. Has excellent information on sexual orientation and homosexuality. Also has information on local chapters of integrity.

Integrity U.S.A.
Integrity is a group of Episcopalian GLBT and their friends. Promotes GLBT acceptance in the Episcopalian church. Membership is open regardless of sexual orientation and denominational membership.

Integrity Vancouver
Vancouver, Canada Integrity web site.

Integrity Virginia Beach
Facebook account for Virginia Beach Episcopalian group for Episcopalian GLBT people and their friends.

Jallen Rix
Jallen Rix is a gay Christian musical artist and sex therapist. His web site contains photographs, galleries, a biography, and information about his musical albums. He has a sex therapist's website, GaySexPert.Com.

Jallen Rix Social Media
Jallen Rix is a gay Christian musical artist and sex therapist. He has a Facebook account and a Twitter account.

Jason & DeMarco
Web site for Christian music group. Site has gallery, press releases, schedules and can order music online.

JenAustin.Com, blog
Jen Austin is a Dallas, Texas radio personality and is a leader in the gay Christian community.

Jesus in Love
Resource web site for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered Christians. Site has links, books of interest to queer Christians, and an online store.

Jesus Phreak
Web site about R. Dale Smith's one-man show Jesus Phreak, which details the funny and thought-provoking faith journey of a church pianist who wears clothes made of two different materials, breaking Leviticus 19:19. A clever show about gay Christians that never mentions the word gay.

Jesus Phreak on MySpace
The Jesus Phreak MySpace site allows people to subscribe and receive updates about Jesus Phreak performances.

Justin's World
Personal web site for a gay Christian. Has some interesting articles and personal reflections.

Kinship
Group supports and advocates for gay Seventh-day Adventists.

Lavender Light
Christian musical group that ministers to black lesbians and gays.

Lavender Light Meditations for Gay Men in Recovery
Website with information about the book Lavender Light Meditations.

Lecture at St. John's Cathedral
Lecture by Bruce Bawer about homosexuality.

Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement
United Kingdom web site that supports gay and lesbian Christians.

LesRev Blog
Lesbian Christian pastor's blog.

LGBT Christians Web Ring
Web ring for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered Christian web sites. Using a web ring can attract more people to your web site.

LGBTQ Religious Studies Center
Queer religious education center at Chicago Theological Seminary.

Lost & Found Online Fellowship
Online fellowship for GLBT and straight Christians. The site is operated by a charismatic, Pentecostal, Evangelical church.

Love Lifted Me
Information about valuable book for gay, lesbian and bisexual Christians, Love Lifted Me in Spite of the Church.

Lutherans Concerned
Lutherans Concerned, an organization affirming GLBT Christians, is now known as Reconciling Works.

Lutherans Concerned Canada
Lutherans Concerned Canada has educational resources and links, news and membership information.

Lutheran Lesbian and Gay Ministries
Group attempts to reduce discrimination against gay ministers, seminary students and lay ministers.

Marshall-Grant Ministries
Marshall-Grant Ministries focuses on "exhortation to evangelism, worship and GLBT affirmation." The web site has samples of their music, their concert/ministry schedule, an online store, and a blog.

Mel White's Justice Net
Mel White is a gay Christian pastor and theologian. Site has links and articles.

Metropolitan Community Churches
This is the world's largest gay organization. Denomination serves Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgendered and Straight Christians.

Metropolitan Community Churches Worldwide Web Ring
Very popular web ring. This web ring serves congregations and ministries of the MCC. Being part of a web ring can attract people to your web site.

Mike Rickard
Web site for musician. The web site has biographical information, samples of songs, journal, links, and an online store.

Mission of St. Serguis - Old Roman Catholic Church of New England
This is an affirming Catholic Ministry of the Old Catholic Diocese of New England. Web site has information about the ministry and the Old Catholic Church, links, prayers, and donations.

Missouri Oasis
Missouri Episcopal Diocese. Web site gives list of Oasis congregations in the Missouri Diocese.

Modern Churchpeoples Union
United Kingdom group that supports women in clergy and inclusion of gay and lesbians in the church. Site has articles, a forum, liturgy and conference information.

More Light Presbyterians
Works to gain full inclusion for GLBT people in the Presybertian Church (USA).

More Light Presbyterians Yahoo Discussion Group
Works to gain full inclusion for GLBT people in the Presybertian Church (USA).

Niclas Berggren
Christian section of Niclas'web site. Has information about being gay and links to various valuable web sites about homosexuality and Christianity.

No Longer Silent
This is an organization of clergy who are speaking out for gay people. The web site has articles and a discussion group.

Non-Metaphysical Steve
Gay Christian web blog featuring links to many other blogs and gay Christian sites.

Oasis/California
Oasis is a California Episcopalian ministry for GLBT people. Oasis campaigns for the full inclusion of gay people. Has a list of California GLBT friendly and Oasis congregations.

Office of Bisexual, Gay, Lesbian and Transgender Concerns
Canadian Unitarian Universalist organization. Web site has resource information, links and information about welcoming Unitarian congregations.

ORU - Out
Tumbler site to support and assist gay people who attended Oral Roberts University. Site has articles and photos.

Other Sheep
Other Sheep is an international ecumenical Christian organization that advocates the inclusion of sexual minorities within the church. Other Sheep seeks to empower sexual minority people of faith around the world through networking and by providing relevant resources on its website as well as distributing hard copy materials. Other Sheep's site is bilingual, offering information in English and Spanish. The site has extensive bibliographies and articles on a wide variety of topics of interest to queer people, including homophobia, social hatred, the ex-gay movement, and the Bible and homosexuality. Dr. Thomas Hank's exegetical and scholarly studies on Romans and other Bible passages are posted and available for downloading and printing. This site is a "must see" on the internet

Other Sheep Executive
This is the personal web site for Stephen Parelli, the Executive Director of Other Sheep, and his partner (since 1997) Jose Ortiz who is Other Sheep coordinator for Africa. The site tells their personal ex-ex-gay story and their present work with Other Sheep. Photos from abroad chronicle their travels and introduce LGBTs from different regions of the world. The site has articles and links.

Out Devoted Christian Musicians Association
Web site assists gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered musicians, artists and songwriters in obtaining the resources they need. Site has concert schedules, news, articles, publishing and recording resources, artist directory, GLBT church directory and online store.

Out in Scripture
Out in Scripture is part of the Human Rights Campaign web site. At Out in Scripture, there are sermons based on the weekly liturgical cycle. The sermons are written by well-educated pastors or theologians in the queer community. This web site is a valuable resource for people seeking sermons and devotions that are sensitive to the spiritual needs of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and trans-identified Christians.

Paul Smith
Web site for Rev. Paul Smith. The Rev. Smith is the pastor of a gay-affirming congregation in Kansas City.

Peterson Toscano
Peterson Toscano is a gay Christian playwright and actor. Peterson Toscano combines theatre and activism. His web site has information about the plays Peterson Toscano performs. His plays include Doin' Time in the Ho Mo No Mo Half Way, Transfigurations, Queer 101 - Now I Know My gAy, B, Cs, and The Re-Education of George W. Bush. Transfigurations is a new theatre production about transgender Bible characters.

Pride Christian Web Ring
Web ring for gay Christian, gay affirming Christian sites and gay Christian web masters. By joining a web ring, you can increase traffic to your gay Christian web site.

Proud Anglicans
Site has information about GLBT friendly Anglican congregations in Canada.

Psalms of the Soul
Debbie George is a Christian musician and performer. She has a worship style of performing.

Queer for Christ
Gay Christian web blog with articles and links to internet web resources.

QueerMe.com
Gay Christian's web site. Has good articles about the Bible and living as a gay Christian.

Rainbow 7th Day Sabbatarians
This web site is for gay and gay affirming people in some of the seventh-day churches, such as the Worldwide Church of God, the United Church of God, Seventh Day Baptists, Seventh-day Adventists and the Church of God (7th Day).

Rainbow Alliance
Web site has very informative information about anti-gay violence, religious-based hate, anti-gay myths, a forum and resources.

Rainbow Ark
For ten years, the Rainbow Ark has been providing support and resources for LGBT and straight Christians. Rainbow seeks to create mutual respect and peace between Christians and LGBT people. Rainbow Ark provides a wide variety of resources, including a members' lounge, a journal, testimonies, a photo gallery, a Bible study, a forum, a calendar, a Cafe Press store and links to other web sites that provide valuable resources.

Rainbow Baptists
Organization supports the GLBT community. Site has resources and a list of affirming Baptist congregations.

Rainbow Christian Bear
Adventures of a gay Christian teddy bear and his stuffed friends.

Rainbow Christian Blog
Gay Christian web blog.

Rainbow Christians
This is a gay Christian dating site, but it is more than that. You can join for friendship or dating purposes and there are articles, links and forums.

Rainbow Sash Movement
Web site has numerous news articles of interest to gay Christians.

Rainbow Youth Ministries
Ministry for gay, lesbian and questioning youth. Has links, articles and an online store.

Ray Vester
Web site for a gay Christian soloist. CDs can be purchased online. Samples of music can be heard on the web site. Song samples range from fast, fun songs to slow reflective songs.

Reach
Irish group. Links, book reviews and meetings.

Reconciling Ministries Network
Group works to gain full inclusion of all sexual orientations and gender identities in the United Methodist Church. A list of reconciling ministries and congregations can be found on the Reconciling Ministries Network by clicking here. The reconciling ministries and congregations are listed by state, so one can easily locate a congregation in one's region.

Reconciling Ministries Network - South Indiana UMC
The South Indiana group works to gain full inclusion of all sexual orientations and gender identities in the United Methodist Church. The web site has links and membership information.

Reconciling Pentecostals International
Information about affiliated congregations and ministries, news and internet resources.

Religious Archives Network
Project of Chicago Theological Seminary. Network attempts to preserve the history of gays and lesbians in religion. Has brief biographies of gay leaders and pioneers.


Religious Tolerance
Ontario, Canada site for religious tolerance.

Reparative Therapy: A Psuedo Science
Article in The Policy Journal of the Institute for Gay and Lesbian Strategic Studies by psychologist Douglas Haldeman. The journal article discusses reparative therapy. Dougals Haldeman's main website page can be found by clicking here.

Respect My Research
This web site watches the scientific evidence conservative, anti-gay people use against gay people. The web site has videos and letters from some scientists claiming James Dobson's Focus on the Family group has not cited their research accurately.

Richard Lydiard Christian Narratives, Devotionals, Writings
Richard Lydiard White's internet web site. The site has articles, devotionals, and links.

RJN Music: Spirit Pop Songs
Site has information about the group Jason and DeMarco. Has booking schedule and can purchase albums online.

Saint John the Evangelist Seminary - United States Old Catholic Church
The seminary website states the seminary does not discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We did not notice information about accreditation on the seminary website.

Saint Wolbodo Seminary
St. Wolbodo Seminary is the seminary for the North American Old Catholic Church, and the Old Catholic Church of the Ukraine. The North American Old Catholic Church states they include gay people in all elements of community life, including vocations. The seminary website states the seminary does not discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation. Because the seminary states it is not accredited, potential students are encouraged to check to ensure the seminary will satisfy their career and vocational goals.

Shawn Thomas
Shawn Thomas is an out contemporary Christian. Shawn's You Tube site features a few of his music videos. Shawn Thomas also has an internet web site. The web site provides biographical information, a newsletter, song samples, photos, and an online store.

Shower of Stoles Project
Organization collects stoles from gay Christians to show the contribution gay Christians are making in the church.

Someone to Talk To
Seventh-day Adventist online group for the families of gay and lesbian church members. The group helps people work their way through the emotions of having a gay family member, helps people love and understand gay family members, and helps provide resources so churches can compassionately serve gay people. The internet site has a newsletter.

Soulforce
Group helps gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered people obtain social and spiritual justice. This is one of the best gay Christian web sites.

Soulforce Wisconsin
This is the local Wisconsin Soulforce web site.

Spiritual Fruits Ministries
Site has a good selection of articles.

Stables Ministries - Home of Gays4Jesus
Site has articles, web resources, and TV/internet sermons.

Steps to Recovery From Bible Abuse
Dr. Rembert Truluck's web site has a large number of articles about homosexuality, the ex-gay myth, the Bible, and links to numerous resources. There is also information about an excellent book Rembert Truluck wrote, Steps to Recovery from Bible Abuse. A review of Dr. Truluck's book can be read on the CreatedGay.Com web site.

Stop Religious Homophobia
Provides information about the role of religion in homophobia and how religious groups can help reduce homophobia in their communities.

Straight But Not Narrow
Gay friendly, Christian blog.

Student Christian Movement - Canada
SCM supports gay, lesbian, bisexual, and trans-identified youth. Their web page Queer and Christian Without Contradiction has information and resources for queer youth.

Teach Ministries
This is Mary Lou Wallner's ministry website, a ministry she started after her lesbian daughter took her own life. Mary Lou Wallner works for the full inclusion of gay, lesbian, bisexual and trans people in the church. Her website has a bibliography of gay Christian resources and links.

TheGayTruth.org
Links to gay friendly churches and gay Christian web sites. Has some audio sermon/teaching files.

This Gay Christian Blog
Blog site has links and a recommended reading list.

Thomas, Shawn
Shawn Thomas is an out contemporary Christian. Shawn's You Tube site features a few of his music videos. Shawn Thomas also has an internet web site. The web site provides biographical information, a newsletter, song samples, photos, and an online store.

TruthSetsFree.Net - Inclusive Orthodoxy
Web site provides Bible studies and links.

Truth Wins Out
Organization tries to show that ex-gay ministries and ex-gay counnseling does not work. The web site has articles, audio podcasts, audio testimonies, and resources.

The Coalition
United Church of Christ group that supports and advocates for gay people. Has a list of open and affirming United Church of Christ congregations.

The Lord is My Shepherd & He Knows I'm Gay
Site has articles and links.

The Oasis - Diocese of Newark
Ministry of the Episcopalian Diocese of Newark to serve those who experience prejudice and oppression because of their sexual orientation.

That All Might Freely Serve
Group works within the Presbyterian Church (USA) to bring about GLBT people to openly serve as pastors, deacons and elders.

Triangle Ministries
Ministry of two ordained lesbian pastors. Offer counseling and retreats.

United Church of Canada - Civil Recognition of Same-Sex Marriages
Portion of United Church of Canada web site that provides information about the recognition of same-gender marriages.

Unified Universal Diversity
This web site has numerous articles.

Vincent Cervantes
Vincent Cervantes is a queer Chicano writer. speaker and activist. His website includes his biography, a blog, information about times he has been on radio or television shows, popular topics Vincent speaks about and some of his essays and articles.

Vincent Cervantes Blog
Vincent Cervantes is a queer Chicano writer. speaker and activist. You can follow his blogs on the blog site.

Virginia Mollenkott
Web site of Virginia Mollenkott, one of the authors of Is the Homosexual My Neighbor? A Postive Christisan Response. The web site contains information about books Virginia wrote, some of her articles and essays, book reviews and links.

Wayne Besen
Wayne Besen wrote the book Anything But Straight. The web site is Wayne Besen's personal web site. The site has a weekly column, news, information about speaking engagements, and links.

Witness our Welcome
Eccumenical group works for the full inclusion of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered people in congregations and ministry.

Whosoever.org
Excellent articles, internet magazine, web resources, store, resources, email groups.

Gay Affirming or Gay Congregations and Denominations Queer Friendly Churches

American Congregations and Denominations

Alliance of Christian Churches
Denomination describes itself as Christ-centered, Biblically focused and evangelical. Web pages contain newsletters, information about the denomination and a directory of churches.

American Catholic Church in the United States
Progressive Catholic church denomination describes itself as being inclusive regarding sexual orientation and marital status.

Association of Welcoming and Affirming Baptists
Group of 50 Baptist churches and organizations who have taken a public stand that they are welcoming and affirming. Site has list of affirming and welcoming congregations and chapters, Bible study articles, periodical, links and resources and membership information.

Disciples of Christ
Some Disciples of Christ congregations are Open and Affirming congregations. For information about the Open and Affirming Disciples of Christ congregations, you can refer to the GLAD Alliance website.

Eccumenical Catholic Church
Web site indicates church accepts people regardless of sexual orientation and that people "will not be measured against the standards of an ancient moral code or against the demands of modern materialism."

Evangelical Catholic Church in America
Web site for Evangelical Catholic Church in America. Church describes itself as welcoming gays, lesbians, bisexuals, trans-gendered persons and other religiously disenfranchised people "full participation in Catholic life." Denomination appears to have some congregations and/or work in the United States and the United Kingdom.

Global Alliance of Affirming Apostolic Pentecostals
Web site for gay affirming Apostolic Pentecostal denomination. Web site has information about denomination, a church directory, and resources.

International Christian Community Churches
Gay affirming denomination. Web site has directory of churches, resources, and denominational information.

Metropolitan Community Churches
This is the world's largest gay organization. Denomination serves Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgendered and Straight Christians.

Network of Independent Inclusive American Churches and Congregations
Network website has links affiliated congregations and ministries.

North American Old Catholic Church
The North American Old Catholic Church includes GLBT people in all aspects of community life, including the clergy. Website has information about the Old Catholic Church, and lists of churches, ministries and religious orders. There is a link to the denomination's seminary.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. Web site has list of reconciling congregations.

Reformed Catholic Church
Web site for Reformed Catholic faith tradition. Denomination says it allows married priests, and ordains women and gay people.

United Church of Christ
United States denomination was a pioneer in the ordination of gay clergy. The United Church of Christ has some open and affirming congregations.

United States Old Catholic Church
The website provides information about the Old Catholic Church.

Universal Anglican Church
United States Anglican denomination. This denomination appears to be affirming, describing itself as radically inclusive and stating it does not discriminate on the basis of gender, sexual orientation or marital status.

Universal Anglican Church - Mid-Atlantic Diocese
This is the website of the Mid-Atlantic Diocese of the Universal Anglican Church. Another website, which also appears to be the website of the Mid-Atlantic Diocese can be found by clicking here.

Universal Anglican Church - Mid-Atlantic Diocese
Facebook account for the Mid-Atlantic Diocese of the Universal Anglican Church.

Alabama Congregations

All Saints Episcopal Church
Mobile, Alabama congregation. All Saints' website states gender and sexual orientation are "irrelevant to full inclusion" in the church's ministries.

Beloved Community Church
Birmingham, Alabama. Beloved Community Church is an Open and Affirming congregation in the United Church of Christ.

Cornerstone Metropolitan Community Church
Mobile, Alabama. Web site gives information about the congregation's ministries and has resource links.

Covenant Community Church
Birmingham, Alabama. Web site gives information about the congregation's ministries, sermons and a blog.

Edgewood Presbyterian Church
Birmingham, Alabama. According to the church is a "More Light" congregation. More Light churches are LGBT inclusive Presbyterian congregations.

Grace Episcopal Church
Birmingham, Alabama. According to the parish website states the congregation is "committed to inclusiveness" and that the parish has some "same-gender couples."

Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
Auburn, Alabama. According to the parish website states the congregation is an "open and affirming congregation."

New Hope MCC Church
Montgomery, Alabama congregation. Web site provides a map to find the church and information about services. New Hope also has a Facebook account.

New Hope MCC Church
Montgomery, Alabama congregation. Web site provides a map to find the church and information about services. New Hope also has a Facebook account.

Pilgrim Church
Pilgrim Church is an Open and Affirming member of the United Church of Christ. The Birmingham, Alabama congregation's website provides information about church services, sermons, newsletter and resource links.

St. Andrew's Church
St. Andrew's is an Episcopalian parish in Birmingham, Alabama. The website lists describes itself as "welcoming and affirming" and Integrity is listed as part of the congregation's ministries.

Alaska Congregations

Church of the Covenant
Palmer, Alaska congregation. Under associations on the church website, is the Association of Welcoming and Affirming Baptists.

Immanuel Presbyterian Church
Anchorage, Alaska congregation is a More Light Presbyterians church. The church's website states the church affirms "the worth and dignity of all races, ethnicities, ages, abilities, genders and sexual orientations."

MCC Anchorage
Anchorage, Alaska. Site provides congregational resources and information, resource links and directions/map.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Arizona Congregations

Asbury United Methodist Church
Phoenix, Arizona church describes itself as an inclusive and affirming church.

Casa de Cristo
Phoenix, Arizona church.

Chalice Christian Church
Gilbert, Arizona church describes itself as welcoming people of all faith heritages, ethnicities, genders, educations, sexual identities, ages or abilities.

Community Church of Hope
Phoenix, Arizona church. Provides address, map, services, information about staff and forum.

Divine Savior Catholic Community
Kingman, Arizona independent Catholic church. Website states people are welcome who found they were not accepted in other churches due to being divorced, women's issues or sexual identity.

Episcopal Church of the Nativity
Scottsdale, Arizona congregation. Website states gay men and lesbians are welcome.

Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church
Phoenix, Arizona church. The website states the congregation was the first Lutheran Church in Arizona to form an outreach to the GLBT community.

First Congregational Church of Flagstaff
Flagstaff, Arizona church. The website states the church is an Open and Affirming congregation.

Flagstaff Federated Community Church
Flagstaff, Arizona church. The website states the church welcomes people of all sexual orientations and the congregation is a member of both More Light Presbyterians and the United Methodists Reconciling Ministries Network.

Foothills Christian Church
Glendale, Arizona church website states the congregation is an Open and Affirming church.

Gentle Shepard MCC
Phoenix, Arizona church. The site has an address, map, services, information about staff, a forum and a guest book.

Living Christ Lutheran Church
Flagstaff, Arizona church website states people with "different sexual orientations and gender identities" are welcome.

New Foundation Christian Fellowship
Phoenix, Arizona church web site has a map, list of services, constitution, events, and links.

Water of Life MCC
Tucson, Arizona church web site has a map, list of services and coming events and links.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Arkansas Congregations

MCC Spirit of the Rock
Little Rock, Arkansas church web site contains information about schedules, a map, ministry opportunities and basic church beliefs.

Open Door Community Church
Sherwood, Arkansas church web site states "gay and non-gay Christians can and should come to the table of the Lord together, side by side, without labels."

California Congregations

All Saints MCC
San Buenaventura, California church.

Calvary Open Door Center
Bellflower, California church.

Calvary Open Doors Ministries
Long Beach, California church describes itself as an open and affirming church. Performs holy unions.

Christ Chapel MCC
Church in Santa Ana, California.

Christ Chapel of the Valley
GLBT congregation in North Hollywood, California.

Christ Chapel World Harvest
GLBT congregation in Torrance, California.

First Lutheran Church
San Francisco, California Reconciling in Christ Lutheran congregation. Church blesses same-sex marriages.

Freedom in Christ Evangelical Church
Charismatic, Evangelical congregation in San Francisco, California .

Glory Tabernacle MCC
GLBT Church in Long Beach, California.

Good Samaritan MCC
Metropolitan Community Church in Whittier, California .

Grace Inclusive Church
Santa Cruz, California church.

MCC - Cathedral of Promise
Sacramento, California church.

Metropolitan Community Church in the Valley
North Hollywood, California church.

Metropolitan Community Church - Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California GLBT church. Site has newsletter, resources and services are aired on the internet.

Metropolitan Community Church - San Diego
San Diego, California GLBT church. Site has newsletter.

Metropolitan Community Church - San Francisco
San Francisco, California church. Site has web resources.

New Hope MCC
Santa Rosa, California congregation.

New Spirit MCC
Berkley, California church web site.

Resurrection Beach MCC
Costa Mesa, California church web site.

Safe Haven Community Church
Colton, California church. A sentence from the church's vision state reads, "We envision a world without prejudice, where people of all races, genders, sexual orientations, gender identities, cultures, and levels of disablement can live in equality and harmony as brothers and sisters in God's family."

Spirit Connection MCC
San Jose, California church.

St. Francis Lutheran Church
San Francisco, California Reconciling in Christ Lutheran church. Web site explains the congregation was expelled from the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America for because the congregation called and ordained a gay person who "refused to pledge lifelong abstinence from sexual relations."

St. Matthew's Lutheran Church
San Francisco, California Reconciling in Christ Lutheran church. The web pages state congregation is open to performing holy unions for gay couples.

Sunrise MCC - Antelope Valley
Palmdale, California church site.

Valley Ministries MCC
Stockton, California congregation.

WeHo Church
Los Angeles, California congregation. Site has articles and links.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Colorado Congregations

Boulder Mennonite Church
Boulder, Colorado. Mennonite church web site. Congregation describes itself as affirming people of any sexual orientation.

First Christian Church
Boulder, Colorado. Disciples of Christ church web site. Congregation describes itself as an open and affirming church.

MCC of the Rockies
Denver, Colorado. Church web site has map, list of church staff, service times and major events.

Open Door Community Church
Denver, Colorado church.

St. Paul Lutheran Church
Reconciling in Christ Denver, Colorado Lutheran church. Web site states church participates in gay pride parade.

St. Paul's United Methodist
Denver, Colorado United Methodist church. Congregational web site says church welcomes people of every sexual orientation. An online sermon refers to homosexuality as a gift from God.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Connecticut Congregations

Christ Church New Haven
New Haven, Connecticut. Anglo-Catholic tradition church describes itself as inclusive.

MCC Hartfort
Hartford, Connecticut church.

MCC New Haven
New Haven, Connecticut congregation.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Delaware Congregations

MCC Rehoboth
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware.

Florida Congregations

Christ the Cornerstone Church
Pinellas Park, Florida gay inclusive church. The congregational web site has information about ministries and programs, services, doctrine, and links.

Church of Our Savior MCC
Boynton Beach, Florida GLBT church.

Church of the Trinity MCC
Sarasota, Florida GLBT church.

Circle of Light MCC
Miami Beach, Florida GLBT church.

East Coast MCC
West Melbourne, Florida GLBT church.

Gentle Shepherd MCC
Tallahassee, Florida GLBT church.

Grace MCC
Miami, Florida GLBT church.

Holy Cross MCC
Pensacola, Florida GLBT church.

Hope MCC
Daytona Beach, Florida GLBT church.

Joy MCC
Orlando, Florida GLBT church.

King of Peace MCC
St Petersburg, Florida GLBT church.

MCC Key West
Key West, Florida GLBT church.

MCC Naples
Naples, Florida GLBT church.

MCC Palm Beaches
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida GLBT church.

MCC Tampa
Tampa, Florida GLBT church.

Rainbow Promise Fellowship MCC
Lakeland, Florida GLBT church.

Spirit of Life MCC
Elfers, Florida GLBT church.

St. John the Apostle MCC
Ft. Myers, Florida GLBT church.

St. Luke's MCC
Jacksonville, Florida GLBT church.

SunCoast Cathedral MCC
Venice, Florida GLBT church.

Trinity MCC
Gainesville, Florida GLBT church.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Georgia Congregations

Christ Covenant MCC
Decatur, Georgia GLBT church.

Christ First
Gainesville, Georgia GLBT church. Web site has information about congregation, denomination, directions, map, newsletter, and links.

Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Atlanta, Georgia church.

New Covenant Church of Atlanta
Atlanta, Georgia charismatic gay affirming congregation.

Our Reedemer MCC Church
Augusta, Georgia church.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Hawaii Congregations

Aloha MCC Maui
Maui, Hawaii GLBT church.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Idaho Congregations

Treasure Valley MCC at Boise
Boise, Idaho GLBT church.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Illinois Congregations

Ebenezer Lutheran Church
Chicago, Illinois Reconciling in Christ Lutheran church. Web site indicates gay unions are blessed.

Good Shepherd Parish MCC
Chicago, Illinois GLBT church.

Great Lakes Grace Ministries
Naperville, Illinois church.

Heartland MCC
Springfield, Illinois GLBT church.

Holy Covenant MCC
Brookfield, Illinois GLBT church.

MCC of the Fox Valley
Elgin, Illinois GLBT church.

New Spirit MCC
Oak Park, Illinois GLBT church.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Indiana Congregations

Circle City Pentecostals of Indianapolis
Indianapolis, Indiana GLBT church. The web site has information about the church's beliefs and services.

Jesus MCC
Indianapolis, Indiana GLBT church. The web site has resources, and audio sermons.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Iowa Congregations

Church of the Holy Spirit MCC
Des Moines, Iowa GLBT church.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Kansas Congregations

First MCC of Kansas
Wichita, Kansas GLBT church.

MCC of Johnson County
Overland Park, Kansas GLBT church.

MCC of Topeka
Topeka, Kansas GLBT church.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Kentucky Congregations

MCC Elizabethtown
Elizabethtown, Kentucky GLBT church.

MCC Louisville
Louisville, Kentucky GLBT church.

MCC of Paducah
Paducah, Kentucky GLBT church.

Progressive Pathways Fellowship
Louisville, Kentucky GLBT affirming church.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Louisiana Congregations

MCC of Baton Rouge
Baton Rouge, Louisiana GLBT church.

MCC of Greater New Orleans
New Orleans, Louisiana GLBT church.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Maine Congregations

Circle of Hope MCC
Portland, Maine GLBT church.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Maryland Congregations

Christ United Methodist Church
Columbia, Maryland church. Congregation describes itself as a reconciling congregation.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Massachusetts Congregations

Morning Star Community Church
Worcester, MA.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Michigan Congregations

Divine Peace MCC
Clarkston, Michigan GLBT church.

MCC Detroit
Detroit, Michigan GLBT church.

Reconciliation MCC
Grand Rapids, Michigan GLBT church.

Sign of the Covenant MCC
Battle Creek, Michigan GLBT church.

Tree of Life MCC
Ypsilanti, Michigan GLBT church.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Minnesota Congregations

All God?s Children MCC
Minneapolis, Minnesota GLBT church.

Healing Spirit MCC
Rochester, Minnesota GLBT church.

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church
Minneapolis, Minnesota Reconciling in Christ Lutheran church.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Missouri Congregations

Broadway Church
Kansas City, Missouri church. Web site indicates church welcomes people of all sexual orientations and gender identities.

Living Faith MCC
St Louis, Missouri.

MCC of Greater St. Louis
St Louis, Missouri.

MCC of Southeast Missouri
Cafe Girardeau, Missouri.

Spirit of Christ MCC
Joplin, Missouri.

Spirit of Hope MCC
Kansas City, Missouri.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Montana Congregations

MCC Shepherd of the Plains
Great Falls, Montana.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Nebraska Congregations

MCC Omaha
GLBT congregation in Omaha, Nebraska.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Nevada Congregations

MCC Las Vegas
GLBT congregation in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

New Hampshire Congregations

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

New Jersey Congregations

MCC Christ the Liberator
GLBT congregation in North Brunswick, New Jersey.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

New Mexico Congregations

Emmanuel MCC
Albuquerque, New Mexico GLBT church.

MCC Albuquerque
Albuquerque, New Mexico GLBT church.

New York Congregations

MCC of the Hudson Valley
Albany, New York GLBT church.

MCC New York
New York, New York GLBT church.

Open Arms MCC
Rochester, New York GLBT church.

Ray of Hope
New York GLBT congregation has three locations, including Syracuse, Elmira/Horseheads and Ithaca.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

North Carolina Congregations

Abundant Grace Church
GLBT congregation in Hickory, North Carolina. Church describes itself as charismatic, evangelical and Christ-centered.

Metropolitan Community Church of Winston-Salem
GLBT congregation in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Ohio Congregations

A New Life MCC
Toledo, Ohio GLBT church.

Eternal Joy MCC
Dayton, Ohio GLBT church.

God's Promise MCC
Granville, Ohio GLBT church.

Hope Lutheran Church
Cleveland Heights, Ohio church hosts the Cleveland Chapter of Lutherans Concerned, gay, lesbian, bisexual, and trans-gender Lutheran community.

Liberation United Church of Christ
Lakewood, Ohio UCC church. Congregation describes iteself as an open and affirming community.

New Creation MCC
Columbus, Ohio GLBT church.

New Spirit MCC
Cincinnati, Ohio GLBT church.

Redeemer Lutheran Church
Columbus, Ohio church. Redeemer is part of the Reconciling in Christ program.

Trinity Lutheran Church
Lakewood, Ohio church. The church welcome indicates, " . . . we strive to transcend all human boundaries. People of any race, age, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity and ability are welcome."

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Oklahoma Congregations

Expressions Community Fellowship
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma church. Church is a non-denominational, gay affirming congregation. Web site has articles, ministries, sermons, photographs, and links.

Church of the Open Arms
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma church. United Church of Christ Congregation describes itself as welcoming and affirming.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Oregon Congregations

MCC Portland
Portland, Oregon GLBT church.

MCC Two Rivers
Eugene, Oregon GLBT church.

Sister Spirit
Portland, Oregon GLBT church.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Pennsylvania Congregations

MCC Lehigh Valley
Allentown, Pennsylvania GLBT church.

MCC Of The Spirit
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania GLBT church.

MCC Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania GLBT church.

MCC Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania GLBT church.

Vision of Hope MCC
Mountville, Pennsylvania GLBT church.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Rhode Island Congregations

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

South Carolina Congregations

Garden of Grace
United Church of Christ inclusive church. GLBT members are a large portion of the church members.

MCC Charleston
Charleston, South Carolina GLBT church.

MCC Greenville
Greenville, South Carolina GLBT church.

South Dakota Congregations

MCC Sioux Falls - Vision of Hope
Sioux Falls, South Dakota GLBT church.

Tennessee Congregations

MCC Knoxville
Knoxville, Tennessee GLBT congregation.

MCC Cookeville
Cookeville, Tennessee GLBT congregation.

The Rock MCC
Chattanooga, Tennessee GLBT congregation.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Texas Congregations

Agape MCC
Fort Worth, Texas GLBT congregation.

Cathedral of Hope
Dallas, Texas GLBT congregation. Excellent online video sermons. Has store and internet resources.

Central Texas MCC From The Heart
Dallas, Texas GLBT congregation.

Exodus MCC
Abilene, Texas GLBT congregation.

Harvest MCC
Denton, Texas GLBT congregation.

House of Glory
Houston, Texas GLBT church.

Jubilee Apostolic Christian Center, International - Dallas
Dallas, Texas GLBT Pentecostal church.

Living Faith Covenant Church
Dallas, Texas congregation.

MCC Amarillo
Amarillo, Texas GLBT church.

MCC Austin at Freedom Oaks
Austin, Texas GLBT church.

MCC Austin at Freedom Oaks - Fuel
Young Adults ministry.

MCC El Paso
El Paso, Texas GLBT church.

MCC Lubbock
Lubbock, Texas GLBT church.

New Harvest Worship Center
Hurst, Texas congregation.

Promise MCC
Dallas, Texas congregation.

Resurrection MCC
Houston, Texas congregation.

Trinity MCC
Ft. Worth, Texas congregation.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Utah Congregations

Sacred Light of Christ MCC
Salt Lake City, Utah GLBT congregation.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Vermont Congregations

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Virginia Congregations

MCC Fredericksburg
Fredericksburg, Virginia GLBT congregation.

MCC of Northern Virginia
Fairfax, Virginia GLBT congregation.

MCC Richmond
Richmond, Virginia GLBT congregation.

New Life MCC of Hampton Roads
Norfolk, Virginia GLBT congregation.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Washington Congregations

Emmanuel MCC
Spokane, Washington GLBT congregation.

Living Water Fellowship
Kenmore, Washington GLBT congregation.

MCC of the Gentle Shepherd
Vancouver, Washington GLBT congregation.

New Heart MCC
Tacoma, Washington GLBT congregation.

River of Life MCC
Tri-Cities, Washington GLBT congregation.

MCC Seattle
Seattle, Washington GLBT congregation.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Washington DC Congregations

Believers Covenant Fellowship
Washington, DC open and affirming, charismatic congregation. Web site has links, resources, events, worship, and sermons.

MCC of Washington DC
Washington, DC GLBT congregation.

Lutheran Church of the Reformation
Washington, DC Reconciling in Christ Lutheran congregation. Web site indicates congregation provides financial support for Lutheran gay advocacy groups.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

West Virginia Congregations

Appalachian MCC
Charleston, West Virginia GLBT congregation.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.

Wisconsin Congregations

Milwaukee MCC
Milwaukee, Wisconsin GLBT congregation.

St. Catherine's Anglican Episcopal Church
Wauwatosa/West Allis, Wisconsin GLBT congregation. Gay affirming Anglican congregation affiliated with the Universal Anglican Church.

Open and Affirming Congregations
United Churches of Christ. The link takes you to the listing of Open and Affirming United Churches of Christ congregations.

Reconciling Ministries Congregations
The Reconciling Ministries Network (United Methodist) is made up of individuals and congregations groups working for the full participation of all people in the United Methodist Church. The link takes you to the listing of Reconciling United Methodist churches.


Australian Gay Affirming or Gay Congregations and Denominations

MCC Good Shepherd
Parramatta, New South Wales GLBT church.

MCC Sydney
Darlinghurst, New South Wales GLBT church.

MCC Brisbane
Fortitude Valley, Queensland GLBT congregation.


Canadian Gay Affirming or Gay Congregations and Denominations

Metropolitan Community Churches
GLBT denomination. Web site for MCC Canada.

United Church of Canada
Canada's largest protestant denomination. The United Church of Canada has provisions for the ordination of openly gay pastors. Some United Church congregations are very affirming, but not all United Church congregations are affirming.


Pacific Region (British Columbia and Yukon) Congregations

Christ Alive Community Church
Vancouver, British Columbia GLBT church.

Kamloops United Church
Kamloops, British Columbia affirming church.

Shiloh-Sixth Avenue United Church
New Westminster, British Columbia affirming congregation.

Trinity Church
Vancouver, British Columbia affirming United Church of Canada congregation.

United Church
Link to contact information about British Columbia affirming United Church congregations.


Prairie (Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba and North West Territories) Congregations

Augustine United Church
Winnipeg, Manitoba affirming church.

Calgary Inter-Mennonite Church
Calgary, Alberta affirming church. The congregational web site states the church is part of a network of Mennonite churches that "affirm and welcome gay, lesbian and bisexual people to participate actively in all aspects of congregational life."

Deer Park United Church
Calgary, Alberta church. The church describes itself as believing all are equal regardless of sexual orientation and in "equality and acceptance . . . no exceptions." Deer Park is listed as an affirming congregation on the Affirm United web site.

Immanuel United Church
Affirming Winnipeg, Manitoba congregation.

Knox Metropolitan Community Church
Edmonton, Alberta church. The church web site describes the congregation as striving "to include all persons without regard to ability, economic circumstances, age, ethnic background, sexual orientation, gender or family configuration."

Knox United Church
Calgary, Alberta church. Knox United is an affirming congregation.

McDougall United Church
Edmonton, Alberta church. McDougall United Church is a formally affirming congregation and a member of Affirm United.

Millwoods United Church
Edmonton, Alberta church. The church's web site describes the church as welcoming people of all sexual orientations "into full participation in every aspect of congregational life."

Rainbow Community Church
Calgary, Alberta GLBT church. There is a page on the Vancouver congregation's web site giving the address, contact information, and meeting time for the Calgary Rainbow Community Church.

Robertson-Wesley United Church
Edmonton, Alberta congregation. The church's web site describes Robertson-Wesley United Church as open to all people "to all people in our community, regardless of sexual orientation." The third Sunday of each month, at 7:00 pm, Robertson-Wesley United has SoulOUT for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and trans-identified people.

St. Paul's United Church
Edmonton, Alberta congregation. St. Paul's is a formally affirming congregation."

St. James United Church
Affirming United Church Regina, Saskatchewan.

St. Thomas Wesley United Church
Affirming United Church Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

Scarboro United Church
Calgary, Alberta affirming congregation.

Southminster-Steinhauer United Church
Affirming United Church Edmonton, Alberta.

Symons Valley United Church
Affirming United Church Calgary, Alberta.

Wildrose United Church
Affirming United Church Calgary, Alberta.

United Church
Link to contact information about Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba affirming United Church congregations.


Central (Ontario and Quebec) Congregations

Bienvenue à l’Église unie Saint-Pierre United Church
Quebec City, Quebec affirming church.

Bloor Street United Church
Toronto, Ontario affirming church.

Cedar Park United Church
Pointe-Claire, Quebec affirming church.

Centenary United Church
Hamilton, Ontario affirming church.

Christos Metropolitan Community Church
Toronto, Ontario GLBT church.

Église Unie St-Jean United Church
Montreal, Quebec affirming church.

Emmanuel Howard Park United Church
Toronto, Ontario affirming church.

First United Church
Ottawa, Ontario affirming church.

Free to Be Metropolitan Community Church
Belleville, Ontario GLBT church.

Glen Rhodes United Church
Toronto, Ontario affirming church.

Harcourt Memorial Church
Guelph, Ontario affirming church.

Holy Fellowship Metropolitan Community Church
London, Ontario GLBT church.

Kingston Road United Church
Toronto, Ontario affirming church.

Metropolitan Community Church - Toronto
GLBT Toronto, Ontario church.

Metropolitan Community Church - Windsor
GLBT Windsor, Ontario church.

Metropolitan United Church
Toronto, Ontario affirming congregation.

Parkminster United Church
Waterloo, Ontario affirming congregation.

Rosedale-Queen Mary United Church
Montreal, Quebec affirming congregation.

St. Mark's United Church
Affirming congregation in Toronto, Ontario.

Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue Union Church
Affirming United Church congregation in Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, Quebec.

Sydenham Street United Church
Affirming congregation in Kingston, Ontario.

Trinity-St. Paul's United Church
Affirming congregation in Toronto, Ontario.

Simcoe County Metropolitan Community Church
GLBT Barrie, Ontario church.

Victoria Avenue United Church
Chatham, Ontario affirming church.

Westminster United Church
Waterloo, Ontario affirming church.

United Church
Link to contact information about Ontario and Quebec affirming United Church congregations.


Atlantic (Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Newfound and Nunavut) Congregations

Bedford United Church
Bedford, Nova Scotia affirming church.

St. John's United Church
Halifax, Nova Scotia affirming church.

Safe Harbor Metropolitan Community Church
GLBT Halifax, Nova Scotia church.

United Church
Link to contact information about Maritimes affirming United Church congregations.


New Zealand Gay Affirming or Gay Congregations and Denominations

All Saints MCC
Christchurch, New Zealand GLBT church.

Ecclesia MCC
Manukau City, New Zealand GLBT church.

MCC Auckland
Auckland, New Zealand GLBT church.

St. Andrews on the Terrace
Wellington, New Zealand gay inclusive Presbyterian congregation.


United Kingdom Gay Affirming or Gay Congregations and Denominations

England Congregations

Brightwaves MCC Brighton
Brighton, England GLBT church.

Living Springs MCC
Bath, England GLBT church.

MCC Bournemouth
Bournemouth, England GLBT church.

MCC East London
London, England GLBT church.

MCC Manchester
Manchester, England GLBT church.

MCC Newcastle
Newcastle, England GLBT church.

MCC North London
London, England GLBT church.

MCC South London
London, England GLBT church.


Scotland Congregations

Holy Trinity MCC
Edinburgh, Scotland GLBT church.

Religious Orders - Religious Orders that Accept Gay Members

Queer Friendly Religious Orders

Franciscans of Divine Providence
The Franciscans of Divine Providence is not a Roman Catholic religious order. The order is affiliated with the Trinitarian Catholic Church. This Franciscan order accepts members regardless of age, gender, race, ethnicity or national origin, marital status or sexual orientation.

Order of Ecumenical Franciscans
Non-denominational Franciscan order, which accepts men, women and gay people.

Order of St. Aelred
The Order of St. Aelred, headquartered in the Philippines, accepts into membership women and men of all races, cultures, sexual orientations and ethnic backgrounds.

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