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All resources related to sexual orientation in the EFC Resource Library

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Recommended Books

Webb, William J., Slaves, Women and Homosexuals, Exploring the Hermeneutics of Cultural Analysis, Downer’s Grove; Intervarsity Press, 2001. (a good attempt at separating what is cultural in Scripture from what is timeless in relation to our understanding of homosexuality in the church as well as other issues)

DeYoung, James B., Homosexuality: Contemporary Claims Examined in Light of the Bible and Other Ancient Literature and Law; Grand Rapids; Kregel Publications, 2000. (a very thorough and detailed theological review of biblical passages on homosexuality)

Dallas, Joe, A Strong Delusion: Confronting the “Gay Christian” Movement, Harvest House Publishers, Eugene, Oregon, 1996. (a good general discussion of Biblical responses to pro-gay arguments)

Moberly, Elizabeth R., Homosexuality: A New Christian Ethic; Cambridge; James Clarke & Co.; 1983 (A psychological theory on the cause of homosexuality)

Payne, Leanne, The Broken Image, Crossway Books, Westchester, Illinois, 1981 (homosexuality in relation to true masculinity and femininity. Emphasis on healing prayer)

Jones, Stanton & Yarhouse, Mark, Homosexuality: The Use of Scientific Research in the Church’s Moral Debate, Intervarsity Press, Downer’s Grove, 2000 (An excellent review of current scientific research on homosexuality from an evangelical Christian perspective)

Foster, David, Sexual Healing: God’s Plan For The Sanctification of Broken Lives, Hermitage, TN, Mastering Life Ministries, 1998. (A good resource written by a ministry leader who formerly was a homosexual and male prositutute)

May, Gerald, Addiction and Grace, Love and Spirituality in the Healing of Addictions, Harper, San Francisco, 1988. (Good book on addiction by a Christian psychiatrist)

Worthen, Anita & Davies, Bob, Someone I Love is Gay: How Family & Friends Can Respond, InterVarsity Press, Downers Grove, 1996.

Paulk, Anne, Restoring Sexual Identity: Hope for Women Who Struggle with Same-Sex Attraction, Harvest House Publishers, 2003.

Satinover, Jeffrey, Homosexuality and the Politics of Truth. Baker Books. 1996.

Howard, Jeanette, Into the Promised Land. Beyond the Lesbian Struggle. Monarch Books. 2005.

Thompson, Chad, Loving Homosexuals as Jesus Would: A Fresh Christian Approach. Brazos Press. 2004.

Haley, Mike. 101 Frequently Asked Questions About Homosexuality. Harvest House Publishers.2004.

Yarhouse, Mark & Burkitt, Lori. Sexual Identity. A Guide to Living in the Time Between the Times. University Press of America. 2003.

Dallas, Joe. When Homosexuality Hits Home. What to Do When a Loved One Says They're Gay. Harvest House. 2004.

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