Book Recommendations 

Is God anti-gay? by Sam Allbery

Compassion without Compromise: How the Gospel Frees Us to Love Our Gay Friends Without Losing the Truth by Adam Barr and Ron Citlau

What Is the Meaning of Sex? by Denny Burk

The Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert by Rosaria Champagne Butterfield

Openness Unhindered: Further Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert on Sexual Identity and Union with Christ by Rosaria Champagne Butterfield

Do Ask, Do Tell, Let’s Talk: Why and How Christians Should Have Gay Friends by Brad Hambrick

Why Not Same-Sex Marriage? by Daniel Heimbach

Love Into Light: The Gospel, the Homosexual and the Church by Peter Hubbard

Messy Grace: How a Pastor with Gay Parents Learned to Love Others Without Sacrificing Conviction by Caleb Kaltenbach

The Truth About Same-Sex Marriage: 6 Things You Must Know About What’s Really at Stake by Erwin W. Lutzer

Help! My Teen Is Gay by Ben Marshall

God and the Gay Christian?: A Response to Matthew Vines edited by Albert Mohler

We Cannot Be Silent: Speaking Truth to a Culture Redefining Sex, Marriage, and the Very Meaning of Right and Wrong by R. Albert Mohler Jr.

Same-Sex Attraction and the Church: The Surprising Plausibility of the Celibate Life by Ed Shaw

Out of a Far Country: A Gay Son’s Journey to God. A Broken Mother’s Search for Hope. by Christopher and Angela Yuan

Article Links

You will find articles organized under the general outline of Love, Know, Speak, Do (See Paul Tripp’s Instruments in the Redeemer’s Hands). You can find more resources on other subjects here.


Why Is This Issue Different? – Kevin DeYoung

What does the Bible teach about homosexual desire and identity? | Denny Burk

Aren’t Gay People Made In The Image Of God, Too? | The Blazing Center

Four Propositions on Homosexuality and Holiness – Reformation21 Blog

The Gospel Remedy for Homosexuality by John Freeman | Reformed Theology Articles at

Openness Unhindered: Further Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert on Sexual Identity and Union with Christ – The Gospel Coalition

Homosexuality: A Better Approach – Red Letter Christians

Homosexuality: A Losing Battle? | Gentle Reformation

‘We Are All Messy’: Rosaria Butterfield on Loving Our Gay and Lesbian Friends | TGC | The Gospel Coalition

The Hills Are Alive | The American Conservative

Is Christianity Homophobic? | Gentle Reformation

You Are What—and How—You Read – The Gospel Coalition Blog

Seven books to read on Christianity and homosexuality

Compassion without Compromise « THE CHRISTIAN PUNDIT

Shouting Into The Wind: Words From The Hearts Of Christian Moms With LGBT Children | john pavlovitz

How Can the Church Help Those Battling Same-Sex Attraction? | TGC | The Gospel Coalition

How Can Churches Engage Believers and Unbelievers Who Experience Same-Sex Attraction? | TGC

Christopher Yuan’s Story of God’s Grace – Blog – Eternal Perspective Ministries

How Can Our Church Reach Out to the Gay Community? | TGC

A Two-Minute Clip on Homosexuality Every Christian Should Watch

How Your Church Can Prepare for National Coming Out Day

Making Gay Friends Post-Orlando

What Christians Just Don’t Get About LGBT Folks

Clare De Graaf – The 10 Second Rule – Christian Book Author – Topic #4: Not All Homosexuals are Alike

The Most Courageous People In The LGBT Movement | The Blazing Center

Same-Sex Attraction and the Life-Giving Freedom of the Gospel | TGC | The Gospel Coalition

Former Homosexual Reveals ‘Unmitigated Disaster of Gay Marriage’

An Interview With Emily Thomes | Gospel Relevance

Do kids raised by same-sex couples really fare better?

Government Survey: Gay Population Smaller than Previously Thought

What percentage of Americans are gay?


Not That Kind of Homosexuality? | TGC

Two Things We Must Be Clear About When We Talk About Homosexuality

Is Divorce Equivalent to Homosexuality?

What’s Wrong with Reparative Therapy? | ACBC

What’s wrong with reparative therapy? | Denny Burk

Ex-Gay Therapist Responds to SBC’s “Reparative Therapy” Stance – Juicy Ecumenism

The “celibate gay Christian” movement: How should we think about it? | Denny Burk

Is same-sex attraction sinful? Charles Hodge sheds biblical light. | Denny Burk

Is temptation a sin? | Denny Burk

I Love Jesus Too Much To Call Myself A Gay Christian: Matt Moore

A friendly response to Wesley Hill’s “thought-experiment” | Denny Burk

An Accurate Parody: On Andrew Wilson and Matthew Vines – Mere Orthodoxy | Christianity, Politics, and Culture

Forum discusses same-sex behavior in Christian context « The Chimes | Biola University

A Selection of Logical Fallacies from God and the Gay Christian by Matthew Vines | For His Renown

Why Book-Length Responses to Other Books Can Be Helpful – Justin Taylor

The Questions of Gay Marriage: How serious a concern is homosexuality? | Mere Orthodoxy | Christianity, Politics, and Culture

Some Thoughts on the Nashville Statement – Pastor Mathis

My Journey into the LGBTQ Conversation | Catalyst Resources Catalyst Resources

Sexuality and the Gospel: My Response to Nicholas Wolterstorff – Perspectives Journal

Response to Matthew Tuininga on Sexuality and Scripture – Perspectives Journal

Why Is God’s Sexual Ethic Good for the World? | Denny Burk

What if my son was gay? What would I do as a father? | Virtueonline – The Voice for Global Orthodox Anglicanism

The Gospel of Jesus on Sexual Binaries | Robert A. J. Gagnon | First Things

Can We “Agree To Disagree” On Sexuality and Marriage? | TGC

A Critique Of Tim Keller’s Comments About Homosexuality | Gentle Reformation

3 Existential Reasons Against Affirming Homosexuality

Satan and Sodomy | Desiring God

The Bible and Same-Sex Marriage: 6 Common But Mistaken Claims – The Gospel Coalition

40 Answers and 2 Questions for Matthew Vines

Making Sense of Scripture’s “Inconsistency” – The Gospel Coalition

How Can Homosexuality Be Wrong if It Doesn’t Harm Anyone? – The Gospel Coalition

Special Feature: Why I am Opposed to Gay Marriage – Mere Orthodoxy | Christianity, Politics, and Culture

The Bible and Same-Sex Relationships: Tim Keller’s Review Article of Books by Matthew Vines and Ken Wilson | TGC

“Will I be fully accepted at your church as a gay man?”

Should We Equate Homosexual and Heterosexual Sin? – Reformation21 Blog

What Does the Bible Really Teach About Homosexuality? | TGC | The Gospel Coalition

What Does the Bible Really Teach About Homosexuality? | TGC

Video: What Does the Bible Really Teach about Homosexuality?

Interview With a Christian –

Gagnon on Arsenokoites: The Bible on Abusive vs. “Committed” Same-Sex Relationships | The Cripplegate

Did Jesus Talk about Homosexuality?

On the ethics of sexual attraction (same-sex and otherwise) | Denny Burk

Why Is a Wedding Any Different? | TGC

Is the Church Failing Gay Christians?

40 Questions for Christians Now Waving Rainbow Flags | TGC

How Should You Talk to Your Children About Same-Sex Marriage? | Moore to the Point


Seven Things I Believe Jesus Would to Say to the LGBT Community

Resources for Christians Dealing with Same-Sex Attraction – Justin Taylor

Five Questions for Christians Who Believe the Bible Supports Gay Marriage | TGC

Love Your Neighbor Enough to Speak Truth

Letter to a Gay Student | Intersect

Why Did I Write Do Ask, Do Tell, Let’s Talk? | Brad Hambrick

What if Your Child is Gay? | Moore to the Point

Should I attend the wedding of a gay friend or family member? | Denny Burk

Should I Attend a Same-Sex Wedding? | TGC | The Gospel Coalition

Should I Attend a Homosexual Wedding If the Service Is Completely Secular? | TGC

Christopher Yuan on How to Engage Today’s Gay Marriage Debate – The Gospel Coalition

Should Christians Attend Homosexual “Weddings?” by R.C. Sproul Jr. | Ligonier Ministries Blog



How Do I Talk to My Kids About Homosexuality

Letter About How to Relate to a Relative Who Is Homosexual | Desiring God

Responding in Love to an Adult Gay Child – Focus on the Family

John MacArthur on How to Respond to a Homosexual Child (Selected Scriptures) – YouTube

Political/Cultural Impacts

Why Homosexuality Is Not Like Other Sins | Desiring God

Making Gay Okay | TGC | The Gospel Coalition

Pyromaniacs: The hateful practice of redefinition

Do Christians hate gay people? Robert George answers. | Denny Burk

Christians, Don’t Give Up on the Homosexuality Debate – Kevin DeYoung

Welcome to The Reign of “Gay” | Catholic World Report – Global Church news and views

The Worldliness in World Vision’s New Hiring Policy – Kevin DeYoung

World Vision: Adultery No, Homosexual Practice Yes | Desiring God

How a Christian Athlete Might Respond to the Questions that Are Coming (and Will Keep Coming) – Kevin DeYoung

Biblical Scholar Smacks Down Piers Morgan When Asked To Explain How Jesus Condemned Homosexuality –

Why Suspending Phil Robertson Will Backfire – Trevin Wax

If you want to prove you don’t hate gays, all you have to do is worship at their feet | The Matt Walsh Blog

Gay Is Not the New Black | TGC | The Gospel Coalition

Voddie Baucham: Gay is Not the New Black | The Cripplegate

What It’s Like To Face The LGBT Inquisition

Why Aren’t There More Gay People?

Why Do We Wildly Over-Estimate The Proportion of Gays and Lesbians?

The Story That Writes Itself – Kevin DeYoung

My Husband’s Not Gay | Denny Burk

On the Legalization of Same-Sex Marriage in England and Wales | Alastair’s Adversaria

ABC’s ’20/20′ Contacted Me for ‘Gay Conversion Therapy’ Story, But Ignored What I Told Them

“I Got Gay Married. I Got Gay Divorced. I Regret Both.” | Denny Burk

Religious War and the Martyrs of Orlando | The American Conservative

The Orlando Attack Is What Actual Homophobia Looks Like

Loveless Sex Addicts: A Gay Man Critiques His Community

Gay Marriage Isn’t About Justice, It’s About Selma Envy

Pastors Celebrate Win In Gender-Bender Fight

Why Same-Sex Marriage Will Never Measure Up To The Real Thing

Homosexual Sharia In Action » Bill Muehlenberg’s CultureWatch

Christians Need To Stop Playing The Self-Flagellation Game

The striking thing about the Yes camp was its intolerance –

Can Gays And Christians Coexist In America? Part 1

Can Gays And Christians Coexist In America? Part II: Slavery

What REALLY happened in Ireland’s “gay marriage” election

In Irish Catholicism, it seems, God can be outvoted » The Spectator

Ireland, Look to America’s Cautionary Tale on Gay Marriage

LGBT Activists Arm For Further War On Free Speech

Gnostic Sex | Don’t Stop Believing

Same-Sex “Marriage” is Becoming the Established Religion

You Don’t Need a Rainbow Sticker to Let People Know You’re Black | RedState

Hurting Kids Isn’t The Way To Make Gay People Happy

We Are ‘Synthetic Children’ And We Agree With Dolce & Gabbana

Dear Gay Community: Your Kids Are Hurting

Dear Gay Community: Your Kids Are Hurting | Denny Burk

Murphy Now To Talk Baseball Only


Evangelicals and the LGBT Community: What Does the Future Hold?

Homosexuals in the Church: Keep Reading in Ephesians – Reformation21 Blog

Why Won’t the Gay Theologians Debate?

A Matter Of Substance

Changing Our Mind | TGC | The Gospel Coalition

(10) The Truth About the “Gay Christian” Movement by Dr. David Kyle Foster

Are Pro-Gay Evangelicals Out To Destroy Christianity?

What David Gushee’s Change of Heart Really Means

Gushee is no martyr | Denny Burk

Many Heroes, So Little Heroism | Owen Strachan | First Things

I’m Shocked That You’re Shocked | The Heidelblog

God, the Gospel, and the Gay Challenge — A Response to Matthew Vines –

Kirsten Powers’ Understanding Of Sin And Conscience Is Unbiblical

Inside the Evangelical Fight Over Gay Marriage | Denny Burk

Rosaria Butterfield: “Why I Signed the Nashville Statement” – CBMW

A Few Thoughts on Article 10 of the Nashville Statement by @CBMWorg – Borrowed Light

Blindsided | WORLD News Group

The Agonizing Ordeal of Eugene Peterson – You Might Be Next –

David Gushee: Our “differences are unbridgeable” | Denny Burk

homosexuality and the church | Don’t Stop Believing

“Gay Christian” explains why she now accepts same-sex marriage | Denny Burk

Calvin College features gay alumni in school paper | Denny Burk

The Evangelical Theological Society after Obergefell | Denny Burk

Messy Grace

Another Jesus

Breaking News: 2 Billion Christians Believe in Traditional Marriage | Christianity Today

Which Way, Evangelicals? There is Nowhere to Hide –

Why Gay Marriage is Good (and Bad) for the Church – Trevin Wax, Blogs

The trouble with gay marriage | Brendan O’Neill | spiked

Will the American Church Be a New Smyrna? – Reformation21 Blog

A Panel on Homosexuality and the Church | TGC

The Bible and Homosexuality: Wrong and Right Lessons – Reformation21 Blog


Four Reasons Segregation Is Peculiar and Wrong (And Thus Not Analogous to the Same-Sex Marriage Debate) | TGC

What a Difference Six Years Can Make | TGC

N. T. Wright on Gay Marriage | First Thoughts | First Things

Gay marriage: a case study in conformism | Gay marriage | spiked

A Great Conservative Point Against Gay Marriage | The American Conservative

5 Reasons Not to Give Up on the Marriage Debate – Kevin DeYoung

Being Against Gay Marriage Doesn’t Make You a Homophobe – Brandon Ambrosino – The Atlantic

4 Obnoxious Things About Terry Gross’ Gay Marriage Hillary Interview

Freedom to Marry, Freedom to Dissent: Why We Must Have Both | RealClearPolitics

Dear Justice Kennedy: An Open Letter from the Child of a Loving Gay Parent | Public Discourse

plea for sanity | Don’t Stop Believing

What’s changed in Britain since same-sex marriage? | The Spectator Australia

Evangelicals Won’t Cave by Russell D. Moore | Articles | First Things

A Statement on Marriage From Oceanside United Reformed Church to the U.S. Government

On Further Review– Why Gay Marriage Can’t Be Christian Marriage

SCOTUS: Too Much and Too Little by Rosaria Butterfield | Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals

Advice from Chesterton: Don’t Take Down the Fence until You Know Why It’s There – Stand to Reason Blog

50 Resources for Equipping the Church on Homosexuality and Same-Sex Marriage – The Gospel Coalition

Russell Moore’s ERLC Posts a Flawed “Evangelical Declaration on Marriage”

The Irony in the Quest for Equality | Desiring God

Same-Sex Marriage — Churches Must Remain Steadfast after Supreme Court Ruling | National Review Online

Supreme Court’s Marriage Decision — Will the Church Cave? | National Review Online

Thoughts From The Other Side Of The Obergefell Decision

Gay Marriage, Abortion, and the Bigger Picture | Her.meneutics |

Why the gay marriage debate was over in 1950 | Joel J. Miller

15 Reasons ‘Marriage Equality’ Is About Neither



raising Arizona | Don’t Stop Believing

Does this look like Jim Crow discrimination to you? | Denny Burk

you don’t bring me flowers | Don’t Stop Believing

Caesar, Coercion, and the Christian Conscience: A Dangerous Confusion –

Is Sexual Orientation Analogous to Race? – The Gospel Coalition Blog

If Daniel 3 Were Written Today… – Trevin Wax

Against Christian Hypocrisy | First Thoughts | Blogs | First Things

gay is the new black | Don’t Stop Believing

Canadian Justice: You Can’t Block Lawyers over Their Alma Mater Banning Gay Sex | Gleanings |

A Theology of Resistance for Florists

Coercing a Christian couple to host a gay wedding | Denny Burk

Refusing to Photograph a Gay Wedding Isn’t Hateful – Conor Friedersdorf – The Atlantic

9 Reasons Why I Support Both Marriage Equality and Arizona’s Religious-Liberty Bill

Applying Biblical Logic to the Bake a Cake Controversy – Justin Taylor

On Weddings and Conscience: Are Christians Hypocrites?

Same-sex marriages and segregation | the Cripplegate

Raise Your Voice for Religious Liberty | TGC | The Gospel Coalition

WORLD | Death sentence for doctors? | Sophia Lee | Sept. 24, 2015

10 Questions For Rule-of-Law Critics Of Kim Davis

The Big Gay Marriage Lie

Millionaire gay couple is suing to force a church to hold their wedding

Now’s the Time To End Tax Exemptions for Religious Institutions | TIME

How to protect your church against sexual orientation and gender identity lawsuits | Denny Burk

Pyromaniacs: Brain trust: how to prepare local churches for the coming Gaystapo

Can We Have Religious Liberty In Modern America?

The Antidote to the Coming Persecution – Borrowed Light