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Sexuality and Marriage Arthur Landwehr's sermon notes on Ephesians 5:21-33 reflect on sexuality and marriage based on God's agape love, equality in creation, and mutual submissiveness. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline Source: Arthur Landwehr Sermon Collection Author: Arthur Landwehr Neither Do I Condemn Thee: Making Space For Alternative Sexualities in Our Midst David Fitch uses Jesus' encounter with the woman caught in adultery (John 8:1-11) as a paradigm for approaching "alternative sexualities" - "We are to disrupt the ideologies and make way for the presence of Christ." Resource type: Article Source: Missio Alliance Author: David Fitch The Good News About Our Longings: Sexuality and Spirituality This article by Rich Villodos is about how sexuality and spirituality need to be brought together in the church where it can be understood that sex is a gift to be enjoyed that points to God.... Resource type: Article Source: Missio Alliance Author: Rich Villodas Sexuality and the Gospel Matthew Tuininga raises a number of important scriptural passages often overlooked in the church's intense debates over the precise nature of human sexuality (especially as it relates to LGBTQ sexual expression). Resource type: Article Source: Perspectives Journal Author: Matthew Tuininga Human sexuality and global Christianity Sexuality was important enough to the early church to be a dealbreaker, and for the vast majority of Christians in the world today, that continues to be the case. Resource type: Article Source: Ministry Matters Author: Shane Raynor Sexuality and the Gospel: My Response to Nicholas Wolterstorff Responding to Wolterstorff's endorsement of gay marriage, moral theologian Matthew Tulninga argues sexuality/marriage is central thematically and scripturally to larger questions of idolatry, the image of God, and the union of believers with God. Resource type: Article Source: Perspectives Journal Author: Matthew Tuininga What is Your Theology of Sexuality? In this article, David Fitch offers five questions to explore in order to develop and make explicit your own theology of sexuality. Resource type: Article Source: Missio Alliance Author: David Fitch Sexuality, Love, and Marriage This podcast reflects on human sexuality, love and marriage. The readings show us that sexuality is a good, joyful thing when it is ordered towards, and transfigured by, love. Resource type: Audio/Video Source: Word on Fire Author: Bishop Robert Barron When We Talk Salvation, Sexuality Matters An article by Cameron Merrill that argues that sexuality cannot be considered immaterial to the core of our faith. Salvation is a bodily experience with Trinitarian, Christological, and soteriological implications. Resource type: Article Source: Ministry Matters Author: Cameron Merrill Human Sexuality in Christianity "Human sexuality is a difficult topic to ... uncomfortable for many reasons. The history of sexuality in Christianity is fraught with problems, especially ... with regard to the sexuality of women. Our culture exploits human sexuality... Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline Source: Discipleship Ministries Author: Dawn Chesser Rowan Williams for Dummies: On Human Sexuality Debra Rienstra discusses a seminal article by Rowan Williams called "The Body's Grace." Williams' article is complex, but it essentially reminds us that human sexuality is more about grace than it is about rules. Resource type: Article Source: The Twelve Author: Debra Rienstra The Bible on Sexuality and Marriage This podcast and article discusses sexuality and marriage, suggesting the Bible is consistent about God’s faithfulness towards humanity as God’s covenant partner. Human sexual expression can cement and hold people together in a covenantal way. Resource type: Audio/Video Source: Enter the Bible Author: Amy Marga Living the Biblical Story This study guide on Judges 19 reveals the deep brokenness of humanity with regard to sexuality and the protection of vulnerable people. God cares deeply about marginalized people and expects his people to do the same. Resource type: Study Guide Source: The CRC Network Radical Authenticity, Sexuality, and Spiritual Transformation "But God wants me to be happy, right?" The author of this essay explores the difference between the gospel and the need for radical authenticity with ourselves. This distinction helps shape our perspective on sexual identity.... Resource type: Article Source: Missio Alliance Author: Derek Vreeland New Course in Sexuality An illustration showing how refusing to shake hands with others at the intermission of a class on sexuality proves the wisdom of abstinence from sexual activity (1 Corinthians 6:18 and 1 Thessalonians 4:3-6). Resource type: Sermon Illustration Source: Preaching Today Author: Eric Reed Sexuality and Spirituality Patrick Cioni discusses the possibility of "profound, mystical experiences" as an additional dimension of sexual relations within marriage - oneness with God as well as with each other. Lust is a barrier to such spiritual union. Resource type: Article Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review Author: Patrick F. Cioni Sexuality and the Gospel: My Response to Wolterstorff An article by Matthew Tuininga that responds to Nicholas Wolterstorff's affirmation of same-sex marriage. Tuininga examines passages such as Romans 1:18-27 and their broader context to argue that God intends meaningful difference in sexual relations. Resource type: Article Source: Perspectives Journal Author: Matthew Tuininga Sexuality, Scripture, and Justice Nicholas Wolterstorff reflects on his journey towards acceptance of same-sex marriage, wrestling with science, scripture, in response to the healthy criticism of Matthew Tuininga. Resource type: Article Source: Perspectives Journal Author: Nicholas Wolterstorff The Witness of a Transforming Sexually Redemptive Community David Fitch imagines the witness of a sexually redemptive community that has radically different values from the vision of sexuality portrayed in Hollywood. Resource type: Article Source: Missio Alliance Author: David Fitch Sexuality and the Gospel: My Response to Wolterstorff Responding to Nicholas Wolterstorff's argument in favor of same-sex marriage, this article by Matthew Tuininga argues from Romans 1:18-32 that homosexual practices are contrary to God's created order. Tuininga suggests further biblical exploration on this topic.... Resource type: Article Source: Perspectives Journal Author: Matthew Tuininga
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