Lutheran (ELCA)

308 West 46th St
10036
New York
http://stlukesnyc.org

Located in the Theater District; many congregants are involved with the performing arts. Worship style is traditional; values are progressive. Very engaged with the local community. Operates a soup kitchen and a clothing bank. Reconciling in Christ (RIC); fully LGBTQ+ affirming and welcoming. Roughly 45% of active members identify as LGBTQ+.

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304 Bond St
11231
Brooklyn
http://stlydias.org

Located in the Gowanus neighborhood of Brooklyn. Holds weekly dinner church and waffle church services. Fully LGBTQ+ welcoming and affirming. Pastor, associate minister, music minister, and community coordinator are female.

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1111 O’Farrell St
94109
San Francisco

Female senior pastor, has called partnered LGBTQ pastors. Located in urban San Francisco between Western Addition and Tenderloin. You’ll find other progressive Asian Americans on staff and in Sunday School!

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4888 Heritage Parkway
55038
Hugo

New church plant; a ministry by St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church in the St. Paul area. Co-founded by two male pastors and a female Asian American pastoral intern. Fully LGBTQ+ affirming and welcoming.

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New York

Network of progressive campus ministries across NYC. Partners with local Lutheran, Methodist, and Presbyterian churches. Students and non-students are welcome. Reconciling in Christ (RIC); fully LGBTQ+ affirming and welcoming.

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Philadelphia

New church plant. Known as “a church without walls”. Especially reaches out to those who are experiencing homelessness.

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164 West 100th St
10025
New York

Services in English and Spanish. Reconciling in Christ (RIC); fully LGBTQ+ affirming and welcoming. Operates the Trinity Place Shelter, a transitional homeless shelter for displaced LGBTQ+ youth.

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English, Spanish
66 Winthrop Street
02138
Cambridge
https://unilu.org/

Located at Harvard Square. Offers a campus ministry. Reconciling in Christ (RIC); fully LGBTQ+ affirming and welcoming.

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3637 Chestnut St
19104
Philadelphia

Located in the University City area. Offers a campus ministry. Involved with several community service and social justice efforts. Reconciling in Christ (RIC); fully LGBTQ+ affirming and welcoming.

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215 Elm Ave
07065
Rahway

Involved with several community building and social justice efforts. Fully LGBTQ+ welcoming and affirming.

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