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In God's Hands: The Ecumenical Prayer Cycle

At the very heart of the ecumenical movement is the reality of prayer. Jesus prayed that we may all be one, united in God in the mystery of the Trinity. That is the basis and the goal of our search for unity.

Integrity (LGBT Episcopalians)

Working for full inclusion of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people in the Episcopal Church and beyond.

The Back Bay Mission

Back Bay Mission, a community ministry of the United Church of Christ, serves the Mississippi Gulf Coast and the wider church community by faithful witness for social justice and compassionate service to the poor and marginalized. Back Bay Mission shall embody with integrity and truth the prophetic mandate of Micah: “to do justice, to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God.”

Projects that SHFC members are involved with:

Episcopal Diocese of MS - Ministry with LGBT Persons

Our mission is to continue Christ's work of reconciliation and unity among all people by attaining full inclusion of LGBT persons in the life of the church.

Grace House

Grace House is a place where people with HIV/AIDS may live with dignity, in safety, and with compassion and caring. The Community of Grace has joined together with prayer, volunteer services, donations and dedication to meet the growing needs of people living with the HIV disease.

Cathedral of Hope

The world's largest liberal Christian church with a primary outreach to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer/questioning people.

DignityUSA (LGBT Catholics)

DignityUSA works for respect and justice for people of all sexual orientations, genders, and gender identities—especially gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender persons—in the Catholic Church and the world through education, advocacy, and support.