Congregations, Institutions and Organizations

Institute for Welcoming Resources

Find a Welcoming Congregation:

The Fellowship of Affirming Ministries (TFAM)
A coalition of predominately African-American Christian churches and ministries.
Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies in Religion and Ministry

Resources on marriage equality and the Bible.
Coalition of Welcoming Congregations (CWC)
Brings together religious leaders, LGBT people of faith and their allies from a wide range of religious traditions in the San Francisco Bay Area
TransSaints is an online network connecting Transgender faith community leaders, clergy, seminarians and other leaders.
Metropolitan Community Churches (MCC)
A Protestant denomination that offers a spiritual home for the LGBTQI Community and is open to all.
Mocha Juden
Find welcoming synagogues and temples.
The Evangelical Network
The latest information about LGBT Evangelical Christians
Mormons for Marriage
Marriage equality through a San Jose-based group.
Believe Out Loud
LGBT Religious Archives Network
Take a virtual walk through the exhibits of LGBT religious history.
Rainbow Community Center of Contra Costa County
To serve, promote, and provide services and activities for the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Community of Contra Costa County.

Many Voices: A Black Church Movement for Gay & Transgender Justice

Our Whole Lives (OWL) from the United Church of Christ (UCC) is a series of sexuality education programs for six age groups: grades K-1, grades 4-6, grades 7-9, grades 10-12, Young Adults and Adults.