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Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies in Religion and the Ministry - A first of its kind program begun by the Pacific School of Religion.
Information of interest to gay and non-gay Christians alike on the issue of homosexuality. 
site which affirms homosexuality as a valid alternative lifestyle supported by enlightened ACCURATE interpretation of the Bible - products, resources, education, free personals, chat rooms, bulletin boards, more 
Christianity & Homosexuality - A website dealing with issues of what it means to be homosexual and Christian.
Christian Lesbians - A wonderful site that is not just for lesbians.  The site contains a great deal of LGBT related information and useful links.
Ecumenical News - An online ecumenical newsletter with informational links for LGBT Christians and allies.
Gay Christian Online - "How To Be A Gay Christian (Despite What You've Been Told Otherwise)"
God for Gays - A site promising to be affirming, informing and empowering.
InclusiveChristians - The mission of InclusiveChristians.org is to help return Christianity to the kind of love and acceptance Jesus taught.
Mel Whites Justice Net - Mel White is author of "Stranger at the Gate - To Be Gay and Christian in America." He is also the Minister of Justice for UFMCC (the Universal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community Churches).
Open Hands - Resources for ministries affirming the diversity of human sexuality.
The Other Side - A lively, bimonthly, ecumenical magazine. Since 1965, The Other Side has been advancing a healing Christian vision -- a vision grounded in the redeeming ways of God.
Rainbow Christians - Arguments For Including Gays In Full Christian Fellowship
Soulforce - A network learning nonviolence from Gandi and King, seeking justice for God's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender children
Steps to Recovery from Bible Abuse - An excellent site with a great deal of biblically based information.  Run by a former Southern Baptist minister
Welcoming Ministries & Churches - An online searchable list of welcoming, affirming and inclusive churches provided by Open Hands.
Whosoever - An online magazine for lesbian, gay and bisexual Christians.
See Baptist Resources Page
Brethren/Mennonite Council for Lesbian and Gay Concerns - A group to provide support for Mennonite and Church of the Brethren gay, lesbian and bisexual people, their friends and families
Dignity/USA - An organization of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Catholics and their friends in over 80 chapters across the United States.
Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Catholic Handbook - The Lesbian and Gay Catholic Handbook is an attempt to organize and present a great deal of information, discussion, and argumentation that will be helpful to lesbian, gay, and bisexual Catholics.
Christian Scientists
Emergence - Emergence International, Christian Scientists Supporting Lesbians, Gay Men, and Bisexuals, is an association of Christian Scientists, their families and friends, who provide spiritual and educational support to lesbians, gay men, and bisexuals as they deal with homophobia and heterosexism.
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Christian Scientists - Organizations, Queers, Bible Lessons and Links
Disciples of Christ
GLAD - The Gay, Lesbian and Affirming Disciples Alliance, Inc., is a presence working for the full dignity and integrity of gay, lesbian, bisexual and affirming people within the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Evangelicals Concerned - Evangelicals Concerned Western Region is a national non-denominational group that provides support and Bible study for people of a wide variety of Christian backgrounds.  There are local groups that meet around the country and national conferences called ConnECtion held on both the east and west coasts each summer.
Integrity - The National Organization for Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Episcopalians.
Latter Day Saints see Mormon
Lutherans Concerned North America - A Christian Ministry Affirming God's Love for Lesbian and Gay People.
Affirmation - Affirmation is a community of bisexual persons, lesbians, gay men, their friends and family, lay and clergy within the United Methodist Church.
Reconciling Congregations Program - United Methodist Reconciling Congregations homepage.
Metropolitan Community Church (MCC)
Universal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community Churches (UFMCC) - Metropolitan Community Churches were created in 1968 as a way of providing an environment where homosexual Christians could freely worship God and grow in their spiritual journeys.
Affirmation - The official website for Affirmation: Gay & Lesbian Mormons. With chapters around the world, Affirmation serves the needs of gays, lesbians, bisexual LDS and their supportive family and friends through social and educational activities.
GALA - GALA is an association of gays, lesbians, bisexuals, their families and friends of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (RLDS) community. Our purpose is to affirm the dignity and worth of all persons without regard to gender, race, sexual orientation or religious affiliation.
National Gay Pentecostal Alliance - Preaching the Good News of Jesus Christ, and his unconditional love for all people.
More Light Presbyterians - Presbyterian Church (USA) organization providing support and advocacy for lesbian and gay Presbyterians. It is also the organization of inclusive Presbyterian churches.
That All May Freely Serve - A group of dedicated Christians, working within the boundaries of existing Presbyterian Church (U.S.A) policy, striving to open barriers that will permit gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people to serve openly as clergy and elders within the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) through education and dialog.
Friends for Lesbian and Gay Concerns - An association of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and non-gay Friends (Quakers) in the Religious Society of Friends.
Seventh Day Adventis
Seventh Day Adventis Kinship - An international support organization devoted to the spiritual, emotional, social and physical well-being of current and former Seventh Day Adventis who are LGBT.
United Church of Christ
United Church of Christ Coalition for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender
- an officially recognized interest group of the United Church of Christ,
composed of justice seeking individuals.