LGBTQ Resources

Below is a sampling of online and print resources. Feel free to contact ELPC staff if you have additional questions.

Biblical Interpretation

  • More Light Presbyterians:
  • The Bible, Jesus and Homosexuality by Jack Rogers
  • Bible, Gender, Sexuality by James Brownson
  • Frequently Asked Questions about Sexuality, the Bible & the Church: Plain Talk About Tough Issues by Ted A. Smith
  • Hate Thy Neighbor: How the Bible is Misused to Condemn Homosexuality by Linda Patterson

Coming Out

  • More Light Presbyterians:
  • Coming Out Spiritually: The Next Step by Christian de la Huerta

Local Resources


  • More Light Presbyterians:
  • The Bible’s Yes to Same-Sex Marriage by Mark Achtemeier
  • God and the Gay Christian by Matthew Vines
  • God Believes in Love by Gene Robinson

Mental/Behavioral Health

National Resources

Physical Health and HIV/AIDS

The Church, Religion, and Spirituality

For additional resources, please contact Wil Forrest, LGBTQ Ministry coordinator, at or at 412.441.3800 x114.