- Open and Affirming
Here is a selection of resources for sale at uccresources.com and other e-commerce sites.
United Church of Christ Resources
UCC Resources has a good catalogue of LGBT books and other resources that may be useful in a church’s ONA process.
Our Whole Lives
Our Whole Lives is a series of faith-based sexuality education programs for six age groups: grades K-1, grades 4-6, grades 7-9, grades 10-12, Young Adults and Adults. The resources are written by professional sexuality educators and provide accurate information for parents, teachers and pastors to be used in churches. It can accompany a church’s ONA process, or be used after a congregation adopts an ONA covenant.
Institute for Welcoming Resources
Free resources and suggestions for books and media for congregations taking the journey towards an LGBT-welcoming covenant.
LGBTQ/SGL Resources on the UCC website
LGBTQ/SGL pages from the UCC Office for Health and Wholeness Advocacy.
Gay Christian Network
A growing movement of young LGBT evangelicals advocating for inclusion in the context of faith.
Open and Affirming Churches in the UCC are part of a larger network of LGBT-welcoming congregations in other traditions. An exploration of their resources is often worthwhile.
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Reconciling Ministries Network
United Methodist Church
More Light Presbyterians
Presbyterian Church (USA)
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Association of Welcoming and Affirming Baptists
Room for All
Reformed Church in America
Welcoming Community Network
Community of Christ
Affirm United/S’affirmé Ensemble
United Church of Canada/L’Église Unie du Canada
Roman Catholic Church
Affirmation: Gay and Lesbian Mormons
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
Brethren and Mennonite Council
Church of the Brethren, Mennonite Churches