Fully Inclusive Faith Communities

These are faith communities have been recommended by a member of the Mama Bears Facebook group. If you find a church on this list that is not fully inclusive please email lizdyer55@gmail.com

United States:

ALABAMA

Trinity Episcopal Church – Florence, AL

Church of the Holy Apostles Episcopal Church – Hoover, AL

Spring Hill Presbyterian – Mobile AL

First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) – Montgomery, AL

ARIZONA

Unitarian Universalist – Prescott, AZ

The Church of the Red Rocks – Sedona, AZ

Sedona Unitarian Universalist Fellowship – Sedona, AZ

Unity of Tucson – Tucson, AZ

ARKANSAS

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church – Fayetteville, AR

Vintage Church – Fayetteville, Ar

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church – Fayetteville, AR

Open Door Community Church – Sherwood, AR

CALIFORNIA

Mosaic Bay – Albany, CA

Haven Berkeley Faith Community – Berkeley, CA

Elk Grove UMC – Elk Grove, CA

Wesley United Methodist Church – Fresno, CA

Irvine United Congregational Church – Irvine, CA

UCC – Loomis Basin, CA

All Saints by the Sea – Montecito, CA

Divine Savior Catholic Church – Orangevale CA

Spark Church – Palo Alto, CA

First Congregational Church – Riverside, CA

St John’s Episcopal Church– Roseville, CA

Trinity Cathedral Episcopal Church – Sacramento, CA

Sojourn Grace Collective – San Diego, CA

Kensington Community Church – San Diego, CA

Mission Gathering – San Diego, CA

COLORADO

The Refuge – Broomfield, CO

Vista Grande Community Church – Colorado Springs, CO

Denver Community Church – Denver, CO

First Plymouth Congregational – Denver, CO

Highlands Church – Denver, CO

House for All Sinners and Saints (HFASS) – Denver, CO

Our Saviour’s ELCA – Ft Collins, CO

Foothills Universal Unitarian – Ft Collins, CO

St. Luke’s United Methodist Church – Highlands Ranch, CO

Mile Hi Church – Lakewood, CO

CONNECTICUT

First Church in Windsor – Windsor, CT

FLORIDA

Memorial United Methodist – Fernandina Beach, FL

Eastminster Presbyterian – Indialantic, FL

Congregation Ahavath Chesed – Jacksonville, FL

Longwood Hills Congregational Church – Longwood FL

St. Luke’s Reconciling United Methodist Church – Orlando, FL

St. Cyprian’s Episcopal Church – St Augustine, FL

Church of the Holy Spirit Song – Wilton Manors, FL

Windermere Union CC – Windermere, FL

GEORGIA

New Covenant Church – Atlanta, GA

The Village – Hapeville, GA

Kirkwood Presbyterian Church USA – Kennesaw, GA

Pilgrimage UCC – Marietta, GA

Christ Church Episcopal – Norcross, GA

First Presbyterian Church – Peachtree, GA

IDAHO

New Day Lutheran (ELCA, RIC) – Idaho Falls, ID

Church of the Holy Nativity – Meridian, ID

ILLINOIS

Unitarian Universalist – Bloomington, IL

Faith Lutheran – Brookfield, IL

Lake View Lutheran Church – Chicago, IL

4th Presbyterian Church – Chicago, IL

Flossmoor Community Church – Flossmoor, IL

Thrive Church – Granite City, IL

Redeemer Lutheran – Hinsdale, IL

Cross of Glory Lutheran – Homer Glen, IL

St John United Church of Christ – Kankakee, IL

Tree of Life Unitarian Universalist – McHenry, IL

Community United Church of Christ – Morton, IL

UCC – Northfield, IL

Pilgrim Congregational – Oak Park IL

Unitarian Universalist – Quincy, IL

First Presbyterian Church – Springfield, IL

First Church of the Brethren – Springfield, IL

INDIANA

Good Samaritan Episcopal Church – Brownsburg, IN

First Congregational UCC – Elkhart, IN

Plymouth Congregational UCC – Fort Wayne, IN

East Street Apostolic Church – Indianapolis, IN

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church – Indianapolis, IN

IOWA

Unitarian Universalists – Cedar Rapids, IA

Downtown Disciples – Des Moines, IA

First Unitarian Church – Des Moines, IA

Marion Christian Church Disciples of Christ – Marion, IA

KANSAS

Pine Valley Christian Church – Wichita, KS

St. Andrew Christian Church – Olathe, KS

KENTUCKY

St. John United Church of Christ – Bellevue, KY

Unitarian Universalist Church – Bowling Green, KY

Bluegrass United Church of Christ – Lexington, KY

Open Door Community Fellowship – Louisville KY

Highland Baptist Church – Louisville, KY

Middletown Christian Church – Louisville KY

LOUISIANA

Unitarian Church of Baton Rouge – Baton Rouge, LA

New Covenant Church NOLA – New Orleans, LA

Grace Community Church (UMC) – Shreveport, LA

MAINE

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church – Wilton ME

MARYLAND

St. Bernadette Parish – Millersville, MD

Unitarian Universalist Congregation – Rockville, MD

Rockville United Church – Rockville, MD

MASSACHUSETTS

Christ Church – Hamilton, MA

Haydenville Congregational Church – Haydenville, MA

Second Church – Newton MA

The River Church – Quincy, MA

Church of Our Saviour Episcopal Church – Somerset, MA

MICHIGAN

Blue Ocean Faith – Ann Arbor, MI

Hope United Church of Christ – Clinton Township, MI

Woodside Church (UCC, American Baptist) – Flint, MI

St. John’s Episcopal Church – Grand Haven, MI

First United Methodist – Grand Rapids Michigan

First Congregational Church (UCC) – Jackson, MI

Lansing Universalist Unitarian Church – Lansing, MI

St. Michaels Episcopal – Lansing, MI

Royal Oak UMC – Royal Oak, Michigan

Williamston UMC – Williamston, MI

MINNESOTA

St Luke’s Episcopal – Minneapolis, MN

University Lutheran Church of Hope – Minneapolis, MN

St. Johns in the Wilderness Episcopal Church – White Bear Lake, MN

MISSOURI

Peace Church UCC – Kansas City, MO

St John’s UMC – Kansas City, MO

Kansas City United Church of Christ – Kansas City, MO

Central United Methodist, Kansas City, MO

Broadway Church – Kansas City, MO

Lee’s Summit Community of Christ – Lee’s Summit, MO

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, ELCA – Manchester, MO

Living Water Christian Church – Parkville, MO

The Gathering United Methodist Church – St. Louis, MO

The Venues – Springfield, MO

Unity Village Chapel, Lee’s – Summit, MO

MONTANA

Bozeman United Methodist Church – Bozeman, MT

NEVADA

University UMC – Las Vegas, NV

Center for Spiritual Living – Reno, NV

The Rock Church – Sparks, NV

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Sanbornton Congregational UCC – Sanbornton, NH

NEW JERSEY

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church – Freehold, NJ

Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Monmouth County – Lincroft, NJ

Unitarian Universalist – Montclair, NJ

Community Presbyterian Church – Ringwood, NJ

Good Shepherd Lutheran – Somerville NJ

Grace United Presbyterian Church – Wayne, NJ

Parkside Community Church – Westwood, NJ

NEW MEXICO

Church of the Good Shepherd UCC – Albuquerque, NM

Center for Spiritual Living – Albuquerque, NM

NEW YORK

St. Andrew’s Episcopal – Albany NY

Westminster Presbyterian Church – Auburn, NY

Grace Episcopal Church – Middletown, NY

Metro Baptist Church – New York, NY

Fourth Universalist – New York, NY

St Paul the Apostle Catholic Church – New York, NY

Open Arms Metropolitan Community. Church – Rochester, NY

Trinity Presbyterian, PCUSA – Scotia, NY

The Church of St Jude – Wantagh, NY

St Andrews Episcopal Church – Yaphank, NY

NORTH CAROLINA

Alamance Lutheran – Alamance, NC

Land of Sky United Church of Christ – Asheville, NC

Unitarian Rainbow Unity – Asheville, NC

Caldwell Presbyterian – Charlotte, NC

Hudson United Methodist – Hudson NC

St John’s Lutheran – Salisbury, NC

Church of the Servant – Wilmington, NC

Augsburg Lutheran – Winston-Salem, NC

OHIO

Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church – Ashland, OH

St. Matthews Episcopal Church – Ashland, OH

Bexley United Methodist Church – Bexley, OH

Knox Presbyterian Church – Cincinnati, OH

St. Monica St. George Catholuc Church – Cincinnati OH

St. Timothy Episcopalian Church – Cincinnati, OH

King Avenue United Methodists Church – Columbus OH

The Church in Silver Lake UCC – Cuyahoga Falls, OH

Miami Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship – Dayton, OH

Trinity Lutheran Church – Englewood, OH

The Church in Silver Lake (UCC) – Silver Lake , OH

Shade Tree Community Church – Willoughby, OH

OKLAHOMA

Lord of Life Lutheran – Edmond, OK

Enid Faith Ways – Enid, OK

St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church – Norman, OK

Cathedral of Hope OKC – OKC, OK

Church of the Open Arms – OKC, OK

Expressions Church – OKC, OK

Simplicity Church – OKC, OK

Boston Avenue United Methodist Church – Tulsa, OK

Fellowship Congregational UCC – Tulsa, OK

OREGON

Unitarian Universalist – Eugene, OR

Trinity Episcopal Cathedral – Portland, OR.

Pearl Church – Portland, OR

Unity of Portland – Portland, OR

Our Savior Lutheran Church – Prineville, OR

PENNSYLVANIA

Pilgrams Mennonite Church – Akron, PA

First Presbyterian Church of Allentown – Allentown, PA

St. Johns United Church of Christ – Boalsburg, PA

St. Paul’s United Church of Christ – Dallastown PA

Dover United Church of Christ – Dover, PA

St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church – Emmaus PA

Ohev Sholom – Harrisburg, PA

Beaver Memorial United Methodist Church – Lewisburg, PA

Community House Presbyterian Church – Pittsburgh, PA

State College Presbyterian Church (PCUSA) – State Collette, PA

SOUTH CAROLINA

Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd – Summerville, SC

First Baptist Church- Greenville, SC

Second Hand Church – Anderson, SC

Two Rivers – Charleston, SC

Trinity Lutheran Church – Greenville, SC

SOUTH DAKOTA

First Congregational UCC – Watertown, SD

TENNESSEE

Trinity Episcopal Parish – Clarksville, TN

Neshoba Church – Cordova, TN

Gracepointe Church – Nashville, TN

Ray of Hope Community Church – Nashville, TN

First Unitarian Universalist Church – Nashville, TN

Norris Religious Fellowship – Norris, TN

Christ Church Episcopal – South Pittsburg, TN

Phoenix Christian Church – Wildersville, TN

TEXAS

St. Andrews Episcopal Church – Amarillo, TX

Westminster Presbyterian – Arlington, TX

Temple Beth Shalom – Austin, TX

Life in the City – Austin, TX

Church of the Savior UCC – Austin, TX

United Christian Church of Austin – Austin, TX

Calder Baptist Church – Beaumont, TX

St. James Episcopal – Conroe, TX

The Nest at Celebration Church ELCA – Cypress, TX

St Mary’s Episcopal Church – Cypress, TX

Celebration Church ELCA – Cypress, TX

Cathedral of Hope – Dallas, TX

Wilshire Baptist – Dallas, TX

First Unitarian Church – Dallas, TX

Church in the Cliff – Dallas, TX

Denton Unitarian Universalist Fellowship – Denton TX

Galileo Church – Fort Worth, TX

University Christian Church – Fort Worth, TX

Expedition Church – Frisco, TX

A Community of the Servant-Savior Presbyterian Church – Houston, TX

Bay Area Unitarian Universalists – Houston, TX

Open Cathedral – Leander, TX

Galileo Christian Church – Mansfield, TX

Collective Church – Roanoke, TX

The Church at Texoma – Sherman, TX

UTAH

Prince of Peace Lutheran (ELCA) – Logan, Utah

VERMONT

First Baptist – Rutland, VT

VIRGINIA

Church of the Resurrection – Alexandria, VA

Gainesville United Methodist Church – Gainesville, VA

Floris United Methodist Church – Herndon, VA

St. Peters Parish Church – New Kent, VA

Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fairfax – Oakton, VA

First UU Church of Richmond – Richmond, VA

Welborne United Methodist Church – Richmond, VA

WASHINGTON

Battle Ground United Methodist – Battle Ground, WA

Overlake Park Presbyterian Church – Bellevue WA

St. James Presbyterian Church – Bellingham, WA

Tracyton United Methodist – Bremerton, WA

Burlington Lutheran Church – Burlington, WA

Trinity Lutheran Church (ELCA) – Everett, WA

Puyallup United Methodist Church – Puyallup, WA

United Christian Church of Renton – Renton, WA

Shalom United Church of Christ – Richland, WA

Central United Methodist Church – Sedro Woolley, WA

Westminster Congregational UCC – Spokane, WA

WISCONSIN

Fox Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship – Appleton, WI

Edgerton First Congregational UCC – Edgerton, WI

Union Congregational, UCC – Green Bay, WI

Greendale Community Church UCC – Greendale Wi

Zao mke Church – Milwaukee, WI

Canada:

St Dunstans – Aldergrove, BC, Canada

Open Door Church – Maple Ridge, BC

Foothills Mennonite Church – Calgary Alberta Canada

Knox United Church – Caledon Village Pastoral Charge (United Church of Canada) – Caledon, Ontario

Tecumseh United Church – Tecumseh (Windsor) Ontario, Canada

Metropolitan Community Church of Toronto

Sites where you can search for churches that are fully inclusive:

Disciples LGBTQ+ Alliance

Church Clarity – A crowd sourced database that scores churches in order to create a new standard for clearly communicated LGBTQ+ policies.

Association of Welcoming and Affirming Baptists

Go here for links to other types of resources.