Do you need help talking with homosexual (or transgender) friends and family about a relationship with God? Do you need help answering some of the questions and criticisms that people have raised concerning the Bible's teaching on homosexual activity? Below are some articles, audio teachings, and books that we trust will be a great help to you. These resources not only discuss what the Bible has to say about homosexuality, they also talk about the hope, freedom, and forgiveness that homosexuals can have by embracing Jesus.
"Homosexuality: Know the Truth and Speak It with Compassion" by Alan Shlemon
"The Top Ten Myths About Homosexuality" by the Family Research Council
"God and the Gay Christian?: A Response to Matthew Vines" (An excellent free PDF e-book)
"The Bible and Same-Sex Marriage: 6 Common but Mistaken Claims" by Darrell Bock
"Homosexuality and Same Sex Relationships" by Timothy Keller
"Old Testament Law and the Charge of Inconsistency" by Timothy Keller
"The Bible Condemns a Lot––Why Focus on Homosexuality?" by Albert Mohler
"The Great Divide: Same-Sex Marriage and the Evangelical Christian" by Dr. Erwin Lutzer
"40 Questions For Christians Now Waving Rainbow Flags" by Kevin DeYoung
"Why I Wouldn't Attend a Same-Sex Wedding" by Lance Ralston
"Gay Is Not The New Black" by Voddie Baucham
"Confronting Cries of Bigotry" by Summit Ministries
"Children Fare Better in Traditional Mom-Dad Families"
"Child of Lesbian Parents Says She Desperately Wanted a Dad" in the Christian Examiner
A Response to Newsweek's Gay Marriage Propaganda Piece by Sue Bohlin
"Homosexuality: Questions and Answers" by Sue Bohlin
"Homosexuality: Fact and Fiction (Pt. 1)" by Joseph P. Gudel
"Homosexuality: Giving Your Point of View" by Greg Koukl
Articles on Trangender Issues
"Homosexuality: Answering Objections to the Biblical View" by Charlie Campbell (Buy CD)
"The Bible on Homosexuality" by John MacArthur
"Homosexuality and the Bible: Getting the Story Straight" by Robert Gagnon (associate professor of New Testament at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary)
A variety of other audio lectures on homosexuality
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NEW! HOMOSEXUALITY AND THE BIBLE: Answering Objections to the Biblical View (DVD)
Homosexuality is a topic that must be addressed in the church today because the culture is talking about it and it's important for God's people to be equipped to join the conversation and reason with people regarding what the Bible says. In this DVD Charlie Campbell responds to the most challenging and popular objections, criticisms, and questions people raise about the Bible's teaching on this topic. Some of those objections include:
Video is available to watch right now on-demand to own, rent, or on a DVD, 55 minutes. Click here to purchase.
WHAT DOES THE BIBLE REALLY TEACH ABOUT HOMOSEXUALITY? (Book) by Kevin DeYoung
In this timely book, award-winning author Kevin DeYoung challenges each of us—the skeptic and the seeker, the certain and the confused—to take a humble look at God’s Word regarding the issue of homosexuality. After examining key biblical passages in both the Old and New Testaments and the Bible’s overarching teaching regarding sexuality, DeYoung responds to popular objections raised by Christians and non-Christians alike, making this an indispensable resource for thinking through one of the most pressing issues of our day. Paperback, 158 pages. Click here to purchase.
In The Gay Gospel? you'll find the crucial balance between conviction and compassion and a practical guide to communicating with those who have embraced the pro-gay theology. Paperback, 265 pages. Click here to purchase.