Look here to find a church or campus group in your community that welcomes LGBTQIA+ people into the full life and participation of the community! Each congregation or campus group listed is a member of More Light Presbyterians and is committed to full inclusion and welcome of all God’s people.

Please contact Susan if you have any corrections or additions, or visit our congregational update page or campus group update page!

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Montevallo Presbyterian Church

Montevallo Presbyterian Church warmly invites and welcomes persons who identify as members of the LGBTQ+ community, as well as all who seek to deepen their relationship with God.

Our culture is a diverse one comprised of many different types of people, and while many institutions choose to practice a policy of exclusion, Montevallo Presbyterian Church chooses to practice acceptance and welcome for all people.…

Montevallo, AL

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Montview Boulevard Presbyterian Church

Denver, CO

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Mountain View Community Church

Aurora, CO

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Mt. Auburn Presbyterian Church

This is Christ’s church, and together we are seeking to love the world as Christ did. We seek to be as inclusive and embracing as Jesus was. Therefore, everyone is invited into full membership and ministry, regardless of age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, race, ethnic origin, ability, or worldly condition.

Cincinnati, OH

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Nauraushaun Presbyterian Church

Pearl River, NY

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New Bridges Presbyterian Church

New Bridges Presbyterian Church is unique. It’s a small congregation with a passion for serving God, a big vision, two campuses, and a diverse congregation. We come from many parts of the world, with a variety of spiritual experiences.

Out of two Presbyterian Churches, Mt Eden and Westminster Hills, we became one in April of 2011.…

Hayward, CA

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New Covenant Community

More Light/Open and Affirming Statement
We the people of New Covenant Community, warmly welcome all who wish to share our spiritual journey as followers of Christ.  In light of current controversies within the churches, we intend by this Resolution to make explicit our welcome to all persons without regard to sexual orientation.  This welcome includes our readiness to elect persons to all leadership offices within the congregation without regard to sexual orientation. …

Normal, IL

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New Life Presbyterian Church

Albuquerque, NM

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New York Ave. Presbyterian Church

NYAPC is a community of faith in the heart of Washington DC, furthering God’s transforming work, challenging the powerful, standing with the oppressed, lifting up the broken-hearted,
and making God’s love and justice visible by welcoming and loving all.

Washington, DC

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Newport Presbyterian Church

In the 1990s, members of Newport Presbyterian Church, in Bellevue, WA, formed a committee on GLBT rights to push for full inclusion in the life of the church, and our Session began a study of the issues around ordination. We also began to ordain openly gay and lesbian elders. In the 2000s, our head pastor defied church rules by performing weddings for “all committed loving couples,” and in 2012 he spoke up in a local television ad about clergy who supported a state referendum for same-sex marriage.…

Bellevue, WA.

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Noble Road Presbyterian Church

You are welcome – we mean it!
One of the often seen signs in churches is the proclamation, “All Are Welcome.”   Noble Roaders work very hard at living into that creed. We take seriously the portion of the Mission Statement that reads: We welcome and include persons without regard to cultural boundaries including race, age, gender identity, mental condition, sexual orientation, or economic class.  …

Cleveland Heights. OH

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Noe Valley Ministry

Values

  • Cultural and spiritual diversity. Wherever you are on your journey of faith you are welcome. We open our doors to people of all faiths.
  • We practice inclusivity in our membership, our leadership, and our language. Our language for God’s people incorporates male and female. Our language for God is intentionally genderless and non-hierarchical.

San Francisco, CA

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North Anderson Community Church

Our Mission
The NACCP family embraces all as we seek love, justice and peace in our fragile world. We
celebrate our differences as we demonstrate openness, compassion and understanding.

As a family of God’s people and believers in the teachings of Jesus Christ, we will seek to be
a haven of safety for those who might need one, a light of hope for all who seek healing, and a ministry of compassion for those who feel left out.…

Anderson, SC

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North Springfield Presbyterian Church

Akron, OH

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Northern Light United Church

No matter who you are, no matter where you are on life’s journey, you are welcome here.
Northern Light United Church (NLUC) is a multicultural union congregation affiliated with the United Methodist Church and the Presbyterian Church (USA) with ministry emphases in social justice, music, youth, and Native Ministries. Northern Light is a More Light/Reconciling congregation.…

Juneau, AK

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Northminster Presbyterian Church

Welcome!
You are looking for a church where you or your family can grow in your faith.  An active church, engaged in the community and the world.  A church that helps you to make a difference.  And you want a spiritual connection, too – nourishing and supporting you through your busy life.

But most of all, you want a spiritual home. …

Evanston, IL

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Northminster Presbyterian Church

We Welcome All!

With open hearts and open minds, we seek to do life together. We ask questions, explore our faith, and trust in Christ. We are an inclusive, down-to- earth community of believers committed to justice, mercy, and love. We are rooted in tradition. We worship with creativity and imagination, keeping an eye open for the new things God is doing in our midst.…

Hickory, NC

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Northside Presbyterian Church

What is a More Light Congregation?

Early in its history, Northside Presbyterian Church committed itself to all our brothers and sisters in Christ, becoming the first More Light Presbyterian congregation in Michigan. As a More Light congregation, we seek to allow entrée for God’s illuminating Spirit through our open and affirming acceptance of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender persons in all aspects of church life—leadership as well as membership.…

Ann Arbor, MI

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Not So Churchy

Open Spaces. Freshly Baked Bread. Lots of Music. Chocolate and Coloring Books.
The Not So Churchy worshipping community is intimate, portable, and spiritually curious and committed. We worship monthly and gather for education, spirituality groups, service and community events.

We thrive when we are connected, but not too connected, to the traditional church. We are artists, community activists, and musicians.…

New York, NY

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Oak Grove Presbyterian Church

We are fully welcoming of LGBTQ+ folks and have an active Rainbow Fellowship. Our restrooms are fully accessible for all genders.

Bloomington, MN

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