The intent of our affirming church directory is to provide an online resource for people to locate and visit welcoming christian churches around the world. We list congregations that meet on a regular basis in a physical location for worship, prayer, service and fellowship. Gay hill is on farm road 390 twelve miles northwest of brenham in the rolling hills of northern washington county. The town was an educational and religious center on the la baha road in early texas. Hugh wilson established the second presbyterian church in texas there in 1839. Org ministers to the lgbtqi christian community with the largest gay welcoming and affirming church directory in the world. Gay hill is a historic town with strong business and cultural ties to independence, texas. Once known as chriesman settlement - the name was changed when the republic of texas established a post office in the town sometime before 1840. Thomas gay, a partner in the local store was the namesake of the town. This gay hill grew around a republic of texas plantation and stretched along a high ridge overlooking the colorado river (a few miles south). The town is indeed a hill - rising 370 feet above the level of the river but the cluster of houses and church isnt marked by any highway community sign. About the same time dielmanns high hill church was being erected, he took to working on another important commission. He was hired to design a church for the catholic community in the frontier town of fredericksburg in the texas hill country. The decorative painting of high hill was executed by ferdinand stockert and hermann kern in 1912. St peters lutheran church of gay hill is a texas domestic non-profit corporation filed on september 16, 1964. The companys filing status is listed as in existence and its file number is 0020636901. The registered agent on file for this company is donald schroeder and is located at 8051 hwy 36 n.