LGBTQ Youth

The resources featured on this page are geared towards youth and young adults, and parents of LGBTQ children. However they also are great for anyone exploring and reconciling their identity as LGBTQ affirming and Christian. If you have a resource to share or don’t see one that would be helpful for you please contact us here.

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Queer + Christian: Reconciling Identity and Faith Videos

4whydowestay-image01One of More Light’s partner organizations, Parity, created this video series to explore Christian faith and LGBTQ identity.

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Coming Out Guide from the Trevor Project

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The Trevor Project developed this handy coming out guide as a way to think through when and how we share our sense of self with others.

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This Is a Book for Parents of Gay Kids (Dannielle Owens Reid and Kristin Russo)

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Written in an accessible Q&A format, this book serves as a resource for parents hoping to understand and communicate with their LGBTQ child.

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Queer: The Ultimate LGBT Guide for Teens

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This book is written for teens who are in the process of coming out. It is both a guide book and a series of personal stories about navigating the coming out process and living in the world as openly LGBTQ.

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Beyond Magenta: Transgender Teens Speak Out (Susan Kuklin)

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Using both interviews and photography, author, Susan Kuklin, depicts the stories of 6 transgender and gender non-conforming teens in the process of identifying and acknowledging their gender identities.

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All God’s Children: Teaching Children about Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity

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All God’s Children is an essential guide to open and caring conversations with young children about gender and sexual orientation.

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