Christian

Non-Denominational Resources

Cross denominational groups supporting LGBTQ people and working to equip churches, educate lay people, build supportive communities, influence key thought leaders, foster self-acceptance, and advocate.

Black church movement for gay and transgender justice.

Bible-based, Christian grassroots organization that promotes LGBT inclusion by reforming church teaching on sexual orientation and gender identity.

Supportive community and in-depth resources for queer Christians and straight supporters. Some materials are priced subscriptions.

Baptist

Supports Baptist churches in becoming Welcoming and Affirming of all people regardless of gender identity or sexual orientation.

Focused on theological education, mission as partnership, interracial and interfaith relationships, welcoming differing sexual identities, ecological justice, and Alliance structure as partnership.

Catholic

Inclusive pastoral care with lesbians and gay people and their families and friends in the Catholic community.

Catholic parents of LGBT sons and daughters sharing with others on the same journey.

Coalition seeking to educate and inspire Catholics to take action on behalf of LGBT people, their families and friends.

Christian (Disciples of Christ)

Parenting resources with a significant focus on parenting LGBTQ youth.

Christian Scientist

A worldwide community supporting LGBTQ Christian Scientists.

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons)

Supporting LDS families with LGBTQ members and friends.

A Facebook group of mothers of LDS faith with LGBTQ kids. "Mama Dragons is a space of support for mothers of (or those who mother) LGBTQ children navigating the waters of LGBTQ issues within their family or community. We strive to make this space free of judgment between members."

An inclusive LGBTQ/SSA Mormon organization serving LGBTQ/SSA Mormons, their families, and friends worldwide.

Church of the Nazarene

Promoting the welcoming of LGBTQ people into the Church of the Nazarene.

Community of Christ

An international grassroots organization working to enable full participation of all LGBTQ in the life and ministry of Community of Christ both in policy and practice

Resources and support whereby congregations can learn to become intentionally welcoming to LGBTQ people, their families, and loved ones.

Episcopal Church

An Episcopal LGBTQ organization, proclaims and embodies the all-inclusive love of God through worship, education, and advocacy.

Evangelical

National network of gay and lesbian evangelical Christians and friends.

Lutheran

Lutheran communities that publicly welcome lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people.

Mennonite

Brethren and Mennonite persons committed to providing mutual support for families with gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, or intersex members.

Methodist

Reconciling Ministries Network is a Christian and United Methodist organization working for full inclusion of LGBTQ people in the United Methodist Church.

Metropolitan Community Churches

An open and LGBTQ-inclusive Christian denomination addressing important issues such as racism, sexism, homophobia, ageism, and other forms of oppression.

Orthodox

Support and refuge for Orthodox Christians who are gay.

Pentecostal

Australian group assisting LGBTI people from Christian backgrounds on their journey to reconciling their faith, sexuality and gender identity.

Network of Pentecostal ministers, churches, and ministries which seeks by means of the full gospel of Jesus Christ to reconcile all repentant people to God without regard to race, gender, political persuasion, economic or educational status, sexual orientation, nationality, religious affiliation, or any other thing that divides.

Presbyterian

Working toward the full participation of LGBTQ people in the life, ministry and witness of the Presbyterian Church (USA).

Covenant network of Presbyterians furthering the inclusion of LGBTQ persons, seeking understanding and reconciliation, and joining with others seeking a still more just and inclusive church.

Reformed Church in America

A community in the Reformed Church in America committed to the welcome and affirmation of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people and their allies, while pursuing grace-filled dialogue with those who believe differently.

Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)

A Quaker group addressing matters related to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer rights and recognition.

Seventh-Day Adventist

Working worldwide with current and former LGBTIQ Seventh-Day Adventists and their families, friends, and allies.

Unitarian Universalist

Unitarian Universalist congregations engaged in intentional LGBTQ welcoming ministry.

United Church of Christ

Open and affirming coalition of the United Church of Christ.

Unity

Unity is positive, practical Christianity focused on personal spirituality free of discrimination on the basis of race, gender, age, creed, religion, national origin, ethnicity, physical disability, and sexual orientation.

Buddhist

Brings together the diverse Buddhist traditions to address the spiritual concerns of gay men in the San Francisco Bay Area, the United States, and across the world.

Hindu

Information & Support for LGBTI Vaishnavas & Hindus.

HAF seeks to serve Hindu Americans across all sampradayas (Hindu religious traditions) regardless of race, color, national origin, citizenship, caste, gender, sexual orientation, age and/or disability.

Islam

The Muslim Alliance for Sexual and Gender Diversity (MASGD) works to support, empower and connect LGBTQ Muslims, challenge root causes of oppression, increase the acceptance of gender and sexual diversity within Muslim communities, and promote a progressive understanding of Islam that is centered on inclusion, justice, and equality.

Muslims for Progressive Values is a faith-based, grassroots, international human rights organization that embodies and advocates for the traditional Qur’anic values of social justice and equality for all, for the 21st Century.

Judaism

Keshet is a national organization that works for full LGBTQ equality and inclusion in Jewish life.

Eshel’s mission is to create community and acceptance for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Jews and their families in Orthodox communities.

Offering a support structure to LGBT Jews | Gay Jews | Lesbian Jews | Transgender Jews, based in any part of the world, through the provision of a number of different resources.

Jewish Queer Youth is an organization supporting and empowering LGBTQ youth in the Jewish community.

JQ International builds and strengthens a community that nurtures a healthy fusion of LGBTQ and Jewish identities. Education and Helpline resources.

Ecumenical

Resources

The Human Rights Campaign's Religion and Faith program highlights and points to many faith resources for LGBTQ people.

An ecumenical group sponsored by the National LGBTQ Task Force offering resources where churches from many denominations can become welcoming and affirming of all congregants regardless of sexual orientation and gender identity.

Rooted in faith and justice, this global project focuses outside the US and amplifies faith voices that protect human dignity and achieve equality for LGBT people and their families.

Transfaith™ is a national non-profit led by transgender people working to support transgender spiritual/cultural workers and their leadership in community.