The Church & Full Sacramental LGBT Inclusion by Pastor Stan Mitchell of Gracepointe Church – I recommend that everyone listen to this. Stan delivered this message after he led his church to be fully inclusive of LGBT people. It is wonderful and has helped so many understand how fully including LGBT people is completely in line with scripture and the tenets of Christianity.
The Clobber Verses – a concise, thorough, easy to understand explanation of the clobber verses.
Stages of Faith – If you are struggling with your Christian faith because of questions and doubts read this. So many people read this and say things like “YES! This explains my experience!!!” Or “I didn’t realize that I was going through a normal stage of growth!” Or “I feel so much better knowing that my experience means I’m growing in my faith instead of losing my faith!!”
A PIECE OF MY HEART – Messages from Moms of LGBTQ Kids – messages from Serendipitydodah moms
How Love Wins: Moms of LGBTQ Children Share Their Stories, Part 1 by John Pavlovitz – these are stories that Serendipitydodah moms shared with John and gave him permission to share on his blog. The link to part 2 can be found at the end of this post.
Shouting into the Wind: Words from the hearts of Christian moms with LGBTQ kids by Jon Pavlovitz – these are words from Serendipitydodah moms
Unfolding Miracles: Human Sexuality – Dr. Joani Jack from Chattanooga sexual orientation and gender identity
Human Sexuality Bibliography – a collection of medical resources regarding sexuality and gender
Abomination, The meaning of To’ebah. Abomination was something that went against Jewish culture, like eating shellfish. Not a ‘sin’. This information comes from Jewish culture, not modern Christian culture.
Faith In Our Families– booklet from PFLAG
Our Daughters And Sons – booklet from PFLAG
Our Trans Loved Ones – booklet from PFLAG
2014-guide to being a trans ally – PFLAG guide to being a trans ally
Trans 101 – outline that can be used for a presentation
This is what trans looks like – transgender men and women share stories
Psychological Science Article – A study with 32 transgender children, ages 5 to 12, indicates that the gender identity of these children is deeply held and is not the result of confusion about gender identity or pretense.
Creating Gender Inclusive School Culture – includes Gender Inclusive Language and resources