LGBTQ+ Inclusive Churches

The Salem area is home to a number of inclusive churches, most a short walk or drive from campus.

First Congregational Church, United Church of Christ: An inclusive and affirming congregation welcoming of all people regardless of race, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, marital status, economic class, or physical/mental abilities.  Location - 700 Marion St. NE Salem, OR 97301  Website

Freedom Friends Church (Quaker): A Quaker Church welcoming of all individuals, and actively supports the LGBT community.  The church is specifically Christ-centered, and holds inclusive Sunday worship at 10:30am.  Location - 2425 13th St. SE Salem, OR 97302  Website

Morningside United Methodist Church: A congregation which strongly believes that God loves all people. They are accepting of all persons of every nationality, age, race, gender, social condition, ability, and sexual orientation.  Location - 3674 12th St. Salem, OR 97302  Website

Salem Spirit of Life Church: They extend a special welcome to LGBT persons. This church is a congregation of people who wish to worship the Lord and believe that God is inclusive of all people. The church’s worship services are Sunday at 10:00am.  Location - 1775 32nd Place NE Salem, OR 97301  Website

Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Salem: Identified as a  non-creedal, liberal religion and a safe space, celebrating the participation and presence of all people, including LGBT.  Location - 5090 Center St. NE Salem, OR 97301  Website