The Chicago Coalition of Welcoming Churches is a collaboration of more than 80 churches and other
ministries in the Chicago metropolitan area which welcome and affirm people of all sexual orientations
and gender identities. We have two goals:
- To spread the message of our members' LGBTQ-inclusion across the Chicago metropolitan area, mindful that a positive message about sexual and family diversity is a
gift to all people.
- To connect the leaders, members, and guests of our partner churches for fellowship and education, enabling support and resource-sharing for the practices of
Map of Coalition Partners
Photo by Christine Allender.
The churches on this website provide safe, supportive, and affirming environments where God-given diversity of sexuality is celebrated. We invite you to attend one of
these churches to nourish your spiritual journey and its fruit: a more loving relationship with God, others, and yourself.
You may need to click on the map and drag it left or right and zoom in or out using the + and - icons on the map to find the congregation you are looking for.
Click on a to get the name and address of a specific congregation and a link to Google Maps for directions.