Their Own Receive Them Not

Their Own Receive Them Not Author(s):  Horace L Griffin Publication date: 2006 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Contemporary Christian practice and experience, History, and Studies in Religion Topic(s): Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people and Journeys towards acceptance Especially suitable for: African-Americans and Clergy In Their Own Receive Them Not, Griffin provides …

Uncommon Calling

Uncommon Calling Author(s):  Chris Glaser Publication date: 1988 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, Healing/growing into wholeness, and Journeys towards acceptance Especially suitable for: Clergy Chris Glaser describes his personal journey of coming out …

The Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement

The Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement Author(s):  Sean Gill Publication date: 1998 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): History Topic(s): Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, LGBT+ activism, and Same-sex relationships Especially suitable for: Activists Founded in 1976, the Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement (LGCM) used to be the largest and most prominent …

The Cross in the Closet

The Cross in the Closet Author(s):  Timothy Kurek Publication date: 2012 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Memoir/autobiography Topic(s): Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people Especially suitable for: Evangelicals Distraught about the lack of empathy for LGBT persons in his conservative religious upbringing, the author posed as a gay man in order to …

Anglican Communion in Crisis

Anglican Communion in Crisis Author(s):  Miranda K Hassett Publication date: 2009 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing, History, and Theology Topic(s): African Christianity, Church order and discipline, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Homosexuality in the Bible, and Politics Especially suitable for: Academics, Activists, and Anglicans The sign outside the conservative, …

Jesus Acted Up

Jesus Acted Up Author(s):  Robert Goss Publication date: 1994 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Inclusive Christianity, Liberation Theology, Queer theology, and Same-sex relationships Especially suitable for: Activists and Those who are undecided about the homosexuality issue “Contemporary Christian theological practice concerning gay …

The Grace of Coming Home

The Grace of Coming Home Author(s):  Melanie Morrison Publication date: 1995 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Memoir/autobiography, Polemic, Spirituality, and Theology Topic(s): Accepting one’s sexuality, Coming out, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Healing/growing into wholeness, Inclusive Christianity, and Journeys towards acceptance Especially suitable for: Activists In a time of rancorous debate …

Exchanging the Truth of God for a Lie

Exchanging the Truth of God for a Lie Author(s):  Jeremy Marks Publication date: 2009 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Memoir/autobiography and Theology Topic(s): Accepting one’s sexuality, Biblical studies, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Ethics, Homosexuality in the Bible, Pastoral issues, and Same-sex relationships Especially suitable for: Evangelicals In this book Jeremy …

Anything but Straight

Anything but Straight Author(s):  Wayne Besen Publication date: 2012 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): History, Humour, Investigative journalism, and Memoir/autobiography Topic(s): ‘Ex-gay’ movement/ministries, Accepting one’s sexuality, Conversion therapy/Reparative therapy, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Ethics, Journeys towards acceptance, LGBT+ activism, and Pastoral issues Especially suitable for: Activists and Those struggling to …

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 …