Articles on the Internet that may provide help

Diversity Christian Fellowship International

To wear the label ‘gay’ draws both positive and negative reaction. To wear the label ‘Christian’ may draw similar reaction. To combine these two labels into one: ‘Christian gay’, creates considerable reaction, again both positive and negative. Read Being Christian and Gay

Stonewall: Acceptance without exception

The path for many Christians who are LGBT, and those who support them, is rarely easy. Faced with judgement and persecution, LGBT people have often felt excluded from the church. Sadly, some have turned away from the faith as a means of self-preservation. Read Christian Role Models for LGBT Equality

Transgender Christians

Being a transgender Christian is in many ways similar to being a gay Christian. We face a number of the same issues, and some different issues as well. In some ways these issues aren’t any different than many other humans have faced. “Why do they reject me?” “Why am I different?” “Why did God make me this way?” None of these questions are fun. Read Transgender Christians, Gays and our common bond

Wikipedia

List of Christian denominations affirming LGBT Even includes New Zealand and ARCC!

When your son or daughter comes out

Here is Rachel’s story of how she and her husband learned the importance of prayer and compassion in responding to this sensitive topic. Read My son is Gay

Rachel Held Evans blog

Looking at Matthew Vines’ book, God and the Gay Christian: The Biblical Case in Support of Same-Sex Relationships. Read God and the Gay Christian Part 1 and Part 2

LGBTI Resources

United Church of Christ – LGBT Resources An Excellent selection of resources

Marriage equality

Matthew Vines, author of the bestseller God and the Gay Christian, debunks five popular Bible-based arguments against marriage equality. Read Five Bible-based responses to common arguments against marriage equality

Bishop David Gillett

The basis of God’s good creation is that sexual relationship is part of the very essence of God’s good gifts to the whole of humanity. Read Does the Bible Really Say that Same-Sex Love is Wrong?

A more challenging perspective…

Why doesn’t God answer prayers to take the Gay away? This may be the very avenue by which God can reveal Himself for God to develop us into the people He made us to be.