Purpose of the Coalition
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
- 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 faithful welcome.
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Ebenezer Lutheran Church (ELCA)
1650 West Foster
Chicago, IL 60640
Directions: Foster Avenue at Paulina Street CTA #92 (Foster) and #50 (Damen)
buses stop at our front doors; 2 blocks west of the #22 Clark Street bus at
Foster Avenue Easy bus connections of walks to both the Red Line at Berwyn
and Brown Line at Damen.
Ebenezer is a growing, multi-generational, Reconciling in Christ congregation that has served the Andersonville area for over a century.
See our website for worship times, community events, and programs for all ages. Weddings and civil union blessings are part of our ministry in the community.