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The resources featured on this page are intended to help congregations plan and prepare for LGBTQIA+ affirming worship services and to create LGBTQIA+ inclusive spaces.

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Ashes to Rainbows: A Queer Lenten Devotional

Ashes to Rainbows is a collaborative devotional organized in partnership with More Light and Justice Unbound. It showcases devotions from a number of LGBTQIA+ faith leaders, including many from the PC (USA). This resource...

Black History Month Communion Liturgy

Black History Month Communion Liturgy Written by Rev. Amantha Barbee, Oakhurst Presbyterian Church USA, Decatur, GA and Rev. Dr. Kelle Brown, Plymouth United Church of Christ, Seattle, WA Copyright © 2020 A. Barbee/K. Brown....

Radvent

Welcome, beloved, this is Radvent.  As a child I grew up with glowing purple and pink candles at the front of the sanctuary, enshrined in carefully arranged greenery and brass. We sang songs about...

LGBTQIA+ Healing Service Bloomington/Normal, IL

Clergy from New Covenant Community Church, a More Light Church in Bloomington/Normal, IL, formed a leadership team for a public healing event with other area clergy. They read policy statements from denominations not supporting...

Transgender Day of Remembrance, 2019

Transgender Day of Remembrance Background: The Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) is observed annually on November 20. It was set aside to memorialize those who were killed due to anti-transgender hatred or prejudice. The...

A Service of Renaming and Commissioning

A Renaming and Commissioning Service Written by Adrian White and Jessie Light-Wells Leader: Tonight, we are grateful to celebrate two important transitions in the life of this member of our community, who was baptized...

Songs for the Holy Other

Songs for the Holy Other Songs for the Holy Other is a hymbook specifically geared toward communities who’ve been excluded from other hymn books. In our society and in our churches, we continue to...

More Light to Come

Hymn- More Light To Come Written for More Light Sunday, June 30, 2019 St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Austin, TX Words and Music, David Marks, 2019  

Prayer for After a Person Comes Out, 1

Prayer for After a Person Comes Out, 1 This prayer is intended to be offered within a church or youth group setting after a person comes out, to create a celebratory environment where the...

Prayer of Confession, 1

Prayer of Confession, 1 This prayer is intended to address the ways in which systemic racism and sexism distort the ways we view our own bodies and the bodies of others. All bodies were...

Prayer for Intercession, 1

A Prayer for Intercession God of our salvation: The world is on fire. Rather than trust or vulnerability, fear and anxiety have become our ways of being. Our schools are not safe. Our homes...