Guiding Families: The Essentials Edition



Guiding Families: Fifth Edition (227-pages) is our latest release that offers the most comprehensive best-practice care plan available. Guiding Families has sold across the globe. Many lives have been saved. Countless family relationships have been preserved or restored. Thousands of pastors and ministry teams have been equipped to make churches, schools, and camps safer and more inclusive for LGBT+ people.

Guiding Families: The Essentials Edition, our 42-page abridged edition, offers essential teaching principles for a fast read – and at a great price! The Essentials Edition is designed to rapidly equip pastors, parents, and all who care for LGBT+ loved ones.

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When LGBT+ loved ones come out, families can experience shock. Emotions erupt. Words spill. Relationships become disconnected. One courageous disclosure can be met with a response that communicates, "I don’t understand you.” Meanwhile, in the church, LGBT+ people often face impossible hurdles and suspicion about their faith.

Guiding Families of LGBT+ Loved Ones: The Essentials Edition offers a relationally honoring, biblically sound path forward.

The Essentials Edition offers 42 pages of the most essential guidance for Christian pastors and parents when an LGBT+ loved one comes out. Filled with practical, ready-to-use relational tips; answers to common questions; and explorations of grief, parental influence, and relational care, Guiding Families is beautifully presented in a magazine-like format.

Great for:

Christian parents, family members and relatives of LGBT+ loved ones
Pastors and ministry teams seeking to enhance care for LGBT+ individuals
Staff and faculty of Christian schools, universities and camps
Executive leaders seeking to train and equip your ministry team
Christian counselors and pastoral care staff who often care for LGBT+ people and their families
Small group study resource