#9 COASTAL RAINBOW FORUM - REV RENAE PHILLIPS
Trinity MCC Church of the Trinity is a progressive, Christ centered community of ministry, where everyone matters and belongs. While we were founded in the LGBT community, we are reaching beyond to worship and fellowship with all people. We are an inclusive and diverse reflection of God’s world as we reach out to meet the needs of our church, community and world. e are affiliated with the denomination, Metropolitan Community Churches, which was founded in 1968. MCC has been at the vanguard of civil and human rights movements by addressing issues of race, gender, sexual orientation, economics, climate change, aging, and global human rights. MCC was the first to perform same gender marriages and has been on the forefront of the struggle towards marriage equality in the USA and other countries worldwide.
Rev. Renae Phillips has been serving as the Transitional Pastor at Church of the Trinity since July of 2017.