Recommended Resources

Updated: Aug 23

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Progressive/Affirming Sexual Ethic - View & Purchase

  • Bought with a Price | Aaron Crowley

  • Still Time to Care | Greg Johnson

  • God and the Gay Christian | Matthew Vines

  • Torn | Justin Lee

  • Walking the Bridgeless Canyon | Kathy Baldock

  • Unclobber | Colby Martin

  • Transforming | Austin Hartke

  • QCF Clergy Guide | Rev. Danny Cortez


Traditional/Historic Sexual Ethic - View & Purchase

  • Single Gay Christian | Gregory Coles

  • No Longer Strangers | Gregory Coles

  • All But Invisible | Nate Collins

  • Washed & Waiting | Wesley Hill

  • Spiritual Friendship | Wesley Hill

  • Understanding Gender Dysphoria | Mark Yarhouse

  • Love is an Orientation | Andrew Marin

  • People to Be Loved | Preston Sprinkle

  • Messy Grace | Caleb Kaltenbach

  • Emerging Gender Identities | Mark Yarhouse

  • Guiding Families | Bill Henson & Meg Baatz

  • Heavy Burdens | Bridget Eileen Rivera


Speaks to both perspectives or does not take a particular sexual ethic

  • Oriented to Faith | Tim Otto

  • Generous Spaciousness | Wendy VanderWal-Gritter

  • The Good News About Conflict | Jenell Paris & Doug McConnell

  • The End of Sexual Identity | Jenell Williams Paris

  • Us Versus Us | Andrew Marin

  • Space at the Table | Brad & Drew Harper

  • Understanding Transgender Identities: Four Views | Yarhouse et. al

  • Two Views on Homosexuality, the Bible & the Church | Preston Sprinkle, et al.

  • 4 Views on Pastoring LGBTQ Teenagers: Effective Ministry to Gay, Bi, Trans, Queer, and Questioning Students Among Us | Mark Oestreicher, et al.

Websites & Organizations:

The following websites and organizations offer an important and critical perspective, particularly for those LGBTQIA+ Christians who embrace a traditional sexual ethic. However, LOVEboldly cannot endorse them, and they are recommended here with caution.