LGBT Friendly Churches

The following is a list of area worship centers constructed by a local pastor and our community members. Some of these places of faith may be -more friendly" than others, but all are committed to not being discriminatory.

 

Visalia 

Quaker Church

Unitarian Universalist

Disciples of Christ/New Community

Congregation B'Nai David

St. Paul's Episcopal Church (We meet at B'nai David Synagogue at 1039 Chinowth every Sunday at 9 AM.  We are a welcoming and inclusive Episcopal Church.)

Spiritual Awareness Center - 117 S. Locust, Visalia...(AKA: Religious Science/Science of Mind)

*NEW* Gay? and Christian Ministry Group- Meets Thursdays at 6:30pm, 319 W. Murray Ave.

 

Tulare 

First Congregational Church
220 West Tulare Ave
OPEN & AFFIRMING
Sunday morning worship service at 10:30 AM
Pastor Stephanie is associated with P-FLAG

 

Porterville 

Unitarian Universalist

 

Porterville Center of Religious Science
76 West Harrision

W. "Van" VanLandingham
Office #:  559=781-6800

 

Hanford 

Methodist Church?

 

The Episcopal Church of the Saviour**

510 N. Douty St

This church has a gay rector

559-584-7706

www.saviourweb.com

 

**This church in now a part of Integrity, find out more below:

A P3 Congregation
http://integrityusa.org/

 

Selma 

First Christian Church

 

The following churches aren't as -open" as the ones above, but still would be a safe place to worship with no bashing in the sermons.

 

Visalia 

Christ Lutheran Church

 

Tulare 

ELCA Church

 

If you have any additions or corrections please contact me so we can update the information. Thank you.