Resources

We think these websites are of value to those seeking a positive understanding of LGBTQ sexuality from a Christian point of view. Just know that listing here does not imply we endorse of all of the content found on a given website.

  • Evangelicals Concerned: A national volunteer organization and fellowship of Christians concerned about addressing the integration of Christian lifestyle and homosexuality.
  • Ex-Gay Watch: A website devoted to monitoring the ex-gay movement.
  • The Gay Christian Network: A nonprofit ministry serving Christians who happen to be lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender. They also work with pastors, family members, and others who want to understand the issues from a Christ-centered perspective.
  • HeartStrong: A non-sectarian organization established to provide outreach to gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgendered, and other persons adversely affected by the influence of all denominations of religious educational institutions.
  • ReconcilingWorks: ReconcilingWorks (formerly Lutherans Concerned) works for the full inclusion of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Lutherans in all aspects of the life of their Church and congregations.
  • Metropolitan Community Churches: An international fellowship of 250 Christian congregations with a specific outreach to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities.
  • Sojourners: Christians for Justice and Peace: An ecumenical and progressive organization who mission is "to articulate the biblical call to social justice, inspiring hope and building a movement to transform individuals, communities, the church, and the world."
  • TruthsSetsFree.net: An inclusive, ecumenical Christian outreach to GLBTQ Christians, friends, and family. Includes an international directory of gay-friendly churches.
  • Soulforce: Soulforce's purpose is "freedom for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people from religious and political oppression through the practice of relentless nonviolent resistance."
  • Integrity USA: A witness of God's inclusive love to the Episcopal Church and the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community.
  • Whosoever: An online magazine for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender Christians.
  • Inclusive Orthodoxy: This website affirms that the church should be inclusive of all people, not despite Scripture, but in light of it.

These websites are secular organizations that provide support for LGBT individuals who are trying to cope with life's difficulties.

  • The Trevor Project: The Trevor Project is a national organization focused on crisis and suicide prevention efforts among LGBT youth.
  • It Gets Better Project: The It Gets Better Project is a YouTube channel full of stories from LGBT adults who have lived through bullying and want to tell how life gets better.
  • The Dayton LGBT Youth Center: The mission of the Greater Dayton LGBT Center is to help create programs that enhance the lives of sexual minorities in Dayton and the Miami Valley.
  • Youth First of Greater Dayton: Youth First provides a safe and comfortable place for sexual minority teens.
  • PFLAG Dayton: Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) promotes the health and well being of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender persons, their families and friends
  • Wright State Rainbow Alliance: The Wright State University Rainbow Alliance is a student organization that supports the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning, and Ally (GLBTQA) community through educational, social, outreach, and advocacy programming.
  • LGBTQ Students and College Affordability: A resource by AffordableColleges.com for LGBTQ students seeking financial assistance for college, on-campus organizations and resources, and more.