We Want Loving Change

To fulfill its call to love, the Church of the Nazarene should affirm and support LGBTQ+ people and their quest to live in peace and love.


  • Nazarene Clergy Respond to Queer People

    Nazarene Clergy Respond to Queer People

    Reginald Watson did his doctoral dissertation on Nazarene clergy responses to homosexuality and interactions with queer people. And his work has now been published. Watson works from the previous Church of the Nazarene Manual, which claims that homosexuality is a perversion of human sexuality. He notes that the denomination and many of its members have…

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  • True Colors

    True Colors

    Humans are created to love one another through covenantal relationships that defy tradition, legal definitions, and unify all people in Christ Jesus.

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  • Let Anyone Accept This Who Can

    Let Anyone Accept This Who Can

    The Church of the Nazarene is ready for LGBTQ+ acceptance, and we should rejoice and be glad in it.

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Further Reading

The stories and perspectives shared in this blog are part of a much larger body of literature arguing for the inclusion and affirmation of LGBTQIA+ people from a Christian perspective. For further reading recommendations, click here.



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