LGBT Resources

Books:

Torn: Rescuing the Gospel from the Gays v. Christian DebateJustin Lee

Washed and Waiting, Wesley Hill

Love is an Orientation, Andrew Marin

Does Jesus Really Love Me, Jeff Chu

The Children Are Free: Reexamining the Biblical Evidence on Same-Sex Relationships by Jeff Miner and John Tyler Connoley

God Believes in Love: Straight Talk on Gay Marriage by Gene Robinson

God’s Gay Agenda, Sandra Turnbull

What’s Wrong with Homosexuality? John Corvino

Jesus, the Bible and Homosexuality, Jack Rogers

Slaves, Women and Homosexuals, William J. Webb

For more, check out Faith Permeating Life’s Resource Page

Making Love Just: Sexual Ethics for Perplexing Times, Marvin M. Ellison

Just Love: A Framework for Christian Sexual Ethics, Margaret Farley

 

Snap Reads: Articles/ Blog Posts:

Glennon Melton

A Mountain I’m Willing to Die On, 

I Love Gay People and I love Christians. I Choose All. 

Justin Lee

Okay… But how do you justify that view with the Bible? 

The Problem with “homosexuality.” 

Rachel Held Evans:

“Alright then, I’ll go to hell”

Ask a Gay Christian (Response)

Sexuality and the Christian Body (Part 1) Richard Beck

Torn- Chapters (12-13) Back to the Bible

 Others: 

A Matter of Integrity, Rev. Steve Chalke

How Being a Pastor Changed My Thinking on Homosexuality, Dave Barnhart

Sexual Orientation is not a SinKathy Vestal

Why I Can’t Say Love the Sinner/ Hate the Sin Anymore- Micah J. Murray

12 Ways to be an LGBT ally Kimberly Knight

Six Things Straight People Should Stop Saying About Gay People- Kathy Baldock

 The Bible and Homosexuality: 15 Propositions Rev. James Howell

The Great Debate Gay Christian Network

 

Videos

For the Bible Tells Me So (available on Netflix and [probably illegally on youtube])

 

Blogs to follow:

Justin Lee- Crumbs from the Communion Table

Kimberly Knight- Coming Out Christian

Jessica- Faith Permeating Life

Andrew Marin- Love is an Orientation

Brent Bailey- Odd Man Out

Kathy Baldock- Canyon Walker Connections

A Fractured Life (Gender/Intersectionality Resources

(Side B, below)

Spiritual Friendship

Matthew Franklin Jones

Julie Rodgers

If you have ideas of Books/Blogs/Articles, leave a comment listing your suggestions.