LGBT Friendly Churches

The following is a list of area worship centers constructed by a local pastor and our community members. Some of these places of faith may be -more friendly” than others, but all are committed to not being discriminatory.



Quaker Church

Unitarian Universalist

Disciples of Christ/New Community

Congregation B’Nai David

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church (We meet at B’nai David Synagogue at 1039 Chinowth every Sunday at 9 AM.  We are a welcoming and inclusive Episcopal Church.)

Spiritual Awareness Center – 117 S. Locust, Visalia…(AKA: Religious Science/Science of Mind)

*NEW* Gay? and Christian Ministry Group- Meets Thursdays at 6:30pm, 319 W. Murray Ave.



First Congregational Church
220 West Tulare Ave
Sunday morning worship service at 10:30 AM
Pastor Stephanie is associated with P-FLAG



Unitarian Universalist


Porterville Center of Religious Science
76 West Harrision

W. “Van” VanLandingham
Office #:  559=781-6800



Methodist Church?


The Episcopal Church of the Saviour**

510 N. Douty St

This church has a gay rector



**This church in now a part of Integrity, find out more below:

A P3 Congregation



First Christian Church


The following churches aren’t as -open” as the ones above, but still would be a safe place to worship with no bashing in the sermons.



Christ Lutheran Church



ELCA Church


If you have any additions or corrections please contact me so we can update the information. Thank you.


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