from the Diocesan
Love is Of God: A Study of Homosexuality
and Homophobia for Congregations of the
Episcopal Church. Oasis, 1997. Leader's Guide and Participant's Manual.
Goal is to help congregations learn about the concerns of gay and lesbian
people. Designed for six sessions. One copy; more can be ordered.
A Congregational Study on Human Sexuality.
Diocese of El Camino Real. Study and participant's guides,
designed for five sessions. Can be duplicated.
Good News: A
Congregational Resource for Reconciliation. Steven Charleston.
Episcopal Divinity School, 2003. Creating community through dialogue,
with the goals of justice, compassion, and reconciliation. Three parts,
to be used in one day or over several weeks. One copy, may be duplicated.
Journey Together Faithfully.
ELCA Studies on Sexuality, Part
One. 2002. The
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America's "A Message on Sexuality: Some
Common Convictions" Text and Discussion Questions. Designed to promote
dialogue about sexuality in general. This curriculum designed for four
sessions. Several copies, also available free on the web (www.elca.org/faithfuljourney).
Journey Together Faithfully. ELCA
Studies on Sexuality, Part Two.
August 2003. The
Church and Homosexuality. Packaged together "Background Essay on Biblical
Texts." Designed to explore homosexuality in particular regard to ordination
and same-sex unions. Six sessions. Several copies, also available free
on the web (www.elca.org/faithfuljourney).
and Homosexuality. A
video-based curriculum for groups developed by the Task Force on Human
Sexuality of the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta.
Episcopal Media Center, 1993. Video, leader's guide, and participant's
study guide. Designed for 6 sessions. The process is also useful for
other contentious issues. Two copies of video; printed material may
Moving Toward Openness: A Six Week
Education Program on Homosexuality and Homophobia. United
Church of Christ, Central Pacific Conference, 1992. Leader's and participant's
guide; six sessions; may be duplicated.
Room for Grace Dialogue.
Eric H.F. Law. A 5-session program for a church community
to discern its call to the ministry of hospitality (especially through
concerns of "sexual minorities"). Several copies.
Sexuality: God's Good Gift. Deepening
the Dialogue. Committee on Human Sexuality,
Diocese of Oregon, 1992. Leader's guide; designed for five sessions.
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