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Each can be customized for a small group of pastors, larger groups of church leaders, teens, parents, young adults, or an all-church forum. Offerings can be delivered in person or virtually, although in-person trainings are recommended. Suggested teaching times are included, but each offering can be tailored to your community’s needs.
Consider how God has called everyone to steward their sexualities, regardless of sexual orientation.
Explore how Christians can respond compassionately when someone shares their sexuality and during Gay Pride Month.
Examine how parents can lead kids ages 2-12 in conversation about God-honoring sexual stewardship.
Investigate how Christian leaders can respond winsomely to the best arguments for a progressive sexual ethic.
Explore concrete steps churches can take to bolster gay Christians walking out vocational singleness or opposite-sex marriage.
Study biblical wisdom about vocational singleness and how churches can promote thriving regardless of sexual orientation.
Learn to share the gospel with LGBT+ non-Christians and minister to gay Christians committed to a progressive sexual ethic.
Consider soft skills for better ministry and key questions in one-on-one discipleship.
Survey the challenges gay Christians face and God’s good and weighty wisdom.
Learn how to better love and minister to LGB women according to a historic sex ethic.
Pastors are spread thin across many priorities, but still need more expertise to confidently lead these important conversations. Equip is here to carry some of that burden as you do the hard work of educating your congregation about sexuality and caring for each family’s needs individually.
Average number of years gay teens spend in the closet without the love and wisdom of parents, alone with the lies of the Enemy and culture.
Gay teens are at 5 times greater risk of attempting suicide compared to their straight peers.
The percentage of LGBT+ people who grew up in the Church and have left the faith.
Beginning with the signature Equip Blueprint Process, our team will leverage decades of personal and professional experience to walk alongside church leaders step-by-step. Together, we will anticipate landmines, develop a careful strategy customized for your church, and get real, long-lasting results through an ongoing partnership.
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