No Ordinary Child

No Ordinary Child Author(s):  Jacqueline Ley Publication date: 2013 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Memoir/autobiography Topic(s): Accepting one’s sexuality, Inclusive Christianity, and Parents of LGBT+ children Especially suitable for: Evangelicals, Parents of LGBT+ children, Those struggling to accept their sexuality or gender identity, and Young people When Jacqueline Ley’s 23-year-old son told her …

Scripture, Ethics, and the Possibility of Same-Sex Relationships

Scripture, Ethics, and the Possibility of Same-Sex Relationships Author(s):  Karen R. Keen Publication date: 2018 Standpoint: 2 Moderately inclusive Genre(s): Academic writing, Ethics, History, and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Ethics, Homosexuality in the Bible, Pastoral issues, and Scripture/tradition/reason Especially suitable for: Academics, Evangelicals, and Those struggling to accept their sexuality or gender identity “When it …

Undivided

Undivided Author(s):  Vicky Beeching Publication date: 2019 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Contemporary Christian practice and experience and Memoir/autobiography Topic(s): Accepting one’s sexuality, Coming out, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Inclusive Christianity, and Journeys towards acceptance Especially suitable for: Evangelicals, Those struggling to accept their sexuality or gender identity, and Young …

Searching for Sunday

Searching for Sunday Author(s):  Rachel Held Evans Publication date: 2015 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Contemporary Christian practice and experience, Devotional writing, Memoir/autobiography, Spirituality, and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Inclusive Christianity, Journeys towards acceptance, Marriage and relationships, and Spirituality Especially suitable for: Anglicans and Evangelicals Like …

God Doesn’t Make Mistakes

God Doesn’t Make Mistakes Author(s):  Laurie Scott Publication date: 2018 Standpoint: 2 Moderately inclusive Genre(s): Memoir/autobiography Topic(s): Gender identity, Journeys towards acceptance, and Transgender people Especially suitable for: Evangelicals, Those struggling to accept their sexuality or gender identity, and Transgender people What do you do if you are an evangelical Christian, politically conservative and transgender? …

The Possibility of Difference

The Possibility of Difference Author(s):  Marcus Green Publication date: 2018 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Theology Topic(s): Accepting one’s sexuality, Biblical studies, Inclusive Christianity, Pastoral issues, and Translation issues Especially suitable for: Evangelicals Marcus Green makes three startlingly honest confessions. His first, that he is an Anglican; his second, that he is an …

Unconditional

Unconditional Author(s):  Justin Lee Publication date: 2013 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Memoir/autobiography Topic(s): ‘Ex-gay’ movement/ministries, Accepting one’s sexuality, Biblical studies, Coming out, Conversion therapy/Reparative therapy, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Healing/growing into wholeness, Homosexuality in the Bible, Journeys towards acceptance, Pastoral issues, and Same-sex relationships Especially suitable for: Evangelicals and …

Reluctant Journey

Reluctant Journey Author(s):  George Hopper Publication date: 1997 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Memoir/autobiography Topic(s): Accepting one’s sexuality, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Healing/growing into wholeness, Journeys towards acceptance, and Pastoral issues Especially suitable for: Evangelicals and Those who are undecided about the homosexuality issue The author is a retired scientist/engineer, …

Escaping from Fundamentalism

Escaping from Fundamentalism Author(s):  James Barr Publication date: 1984 Standpoint: 0 Not yet classified Genre(s): Advice – spiritual and practical, Polemic, and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Fundamentalism, and Pastoral issues Especially suitable for: Evangelicals, Those struggling to accept their sexuality or gender identity, and Those who are undecided about the homosexuality issue NB This book …

UnClobber

UnClobber Author(s):  Colby Martin Publication date: 2016 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Memoir/autobiography and Theology Topic(s): Accepting one’s sexuality, Biblical studies, Coming out, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Homosexuality in the Bible, Inclusive Christianity, Same-sex relationships, Scripture/tradition/reason, Sex and sexuality in Ancient Rome, and Translation issues Especially suitable for: Evangelicals In …