Some people look to their faith as a source of guidance and inspiration – and LGBT people and our family and friends are no different. Below is a list of open and affirming houses of faith.
Irvine United Congregational Church
4915 Alton Parkway
Irvine, CA 92604
Worship times: Sundays @ 9:30am and 11am
Canterbury Irvine Episcopal Campus Ministry at UCI
Interfaith Center (between Middle Earth Engineering buildings (#319 on a campus map)
Basileia: An Open Door Community of Christ
Anaheim Community of Christ
827 S Walnut St
Anaheim, CA 92802
Fairview Community Church
2525 Fairview Rd
Coasta Mesa, CA
Christ Chapel of Orange County
23662 Birthcher Dr.
Lake Forest, CA 92630
Lakewood First United Methodist Church
4300 Bellflower Blvd
Lakewood, CA 90713
Trinity Lutheran Church
4101 E Nohl Ranch Rd.
Anaheim, CA 92807
Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies
Their mission is to advance the well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people and to transform faith communities and the wider society by taking a leading role in shaping a new public discourse on religion and sexuality through education, research, community building and advocacy.
Gay Christian Network
The Gay Christian Network is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization providing resources and support to Christians who happen to be gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgender. They also work with churches and other Christian organizations to help educate the Christian community about sexual orientation issues from a Biblical standpoint.
The LGBT Religious Archives Network
The LGBT Religious Archives Network (LGBT-RAN) coordinates and supports the identification, collection and preservation of personal papers and organizational records from lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender religious movements. To encourage scholarly re- search and historical study of these important movements for social change, LGBT-RAN disseminates information about these records and provides and facilitates access to them, using digital technology when possible.