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
Holy Covenant United Methodist Church
925 West Diversey Parkway
Chicago, IL 60614
Rev. Kelli Beard, Pastor
Just east of the Diversey Brown line stop, Holy Covenant is on the border of the Lincoln Park and Lakeview neighborhoods.
Schedule of Activities
Worship Celebration: Sundays at 10:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. (dress is casual)
Holy Covenant offers a full weekly program of short-term and long-term opportunities for small groups, Bible study, spiritual
formation and topical conversation. Please contact the church office for more information.
Holy Covenant also sponsors Dignity Diner, a restaurant-style vegetarian meal served to Chicago's homeless and hungry on Tuesdays at
Holy Covenant is a Reconciling Congregation, meaning whatever your race, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, economic situation,
background or belief, age or ability, whether single or partnered, you are God’s beloved and are welcome here! Our mission is to seek God, love all
people, and change the world.