How This Site Works!

 

gaychurch.org (home page)

The 'Home' page serves as the introduction to the site as well as providing quick access to the other main topic areas (e.g. "The Word" and the bulletin board). To return to the "home" page just click on the word "Home" located to the left of the page or on the gaychurch.org logo found at the upper left hand corner.  An archived listing of everything that's ever been posted to the site can be found by clicking on the picture or the word "archive" found at the far right of the page.

 

Spotlight!

"Spotlight!" highlights new articles, features etc.. that have been recently added to the site.

 

The Word

Purpose of "The Word" page is two fold. First is to provide the user quick access to all of the articles/lessons concerning the Word of God that have been posted to this site. These articles are grouped by topic (e.g. Salvation). A new topic is explored approximately every six months. Articles associated with the current topic can be found in the center of the page. As new topics are added links to these topics will be provided as well. Links to the current topic can be found at the center of the page. An archived listing of everything that's ever been posted to "The Word" can be found by clicking on the picture or the word "archive" found at the far right of the page.

 

Gay and Christian? YES!

Purpose of the "Gay and Christian? YES!" page is to provide the user with quick access to all of the articles that have been posted to the site dealing with being gay and Christian. Links to these articles are found at the center of the page. An archived listing of everything that's ever been posted to "Gay and Christian? YES" can be found by clicking on the picture or the word "archive" found at the far right of the page.

 

Find a Church

Purpose of the "Find a Church" page is to provide the user with a list of all known reconciling/affirming Churches (i.e. churches that accept homosexuals). These churches are grouped by geographical area (country, state/province, and city) and then by denomination. While the list is updated almost on a daily basis. Major updates and revisions are listed in the "Find a Church" archive section. This screen can be found by clicking on the picture or the word "archive" found at the far right of the page. If you have a church to add to this list you can email the web minister here.

 

Events

While not yet implemented, the "Events" page will provide the user with a list of all known events associated with reconciling/affirming Churches (i.e. churches that accept homosexuals) and their organizations. Events are grouped by geographical area and then by denomination and/or group. Links to these lists are provided at the center of the page. To see the last time the "Events" section has been updated click on the picture or the word "archive" found at the far right of the page.

 

La Puerta

Purpose of the "La Puerta" ("The Door") page is two fold. First is to provide the user quick access to articles of note, major announcements, links of interest and the like concerning the Word of God that have been translated into Spanish. A listing of everything that's appeared in the "La Puerta" center section can be found by clicking on the picture or the word "archive" found at the far right of the page.

 

Praise and Worship

Purpose of the "Praise and Worship" page is to highlight art, music and poetry that gives honor and praise to God. Links to each of these sections are provided at the center of the page. A listing of everything that has appeared in "Praise and Worship" can be found by clicking on the picture or the word "archive" found at the far right of the page.

 

Links

Purpose of the "Links" page is to provide the user with a list of links that may be useful to our community. Things like other gay affirming web sites, community centers, counseling and self help organizations, PFLAG any many, many more are listed. As well as a chat room that is open to all members of the gaychurch.org community. Links are provided at the center of the page. To see the last time the "Links" section has been updated click on the picture or the word "archive" found at the far right of the page.

 

GALIP (Gods Agape Love into Practice)

Purpose of the "GALIP" page is three fold. First, is to explain the mission of the G.A.L.I.P.. Second, I provide a brief description of my life and the ministry I'm called too. Third, is to provide the user with GALIP's email and mailing address. Links to each of these are located at the center of the page. To see the last time the "GALIP" section has been updated click on the picture or the word "archive" found at the far right of the page.

Note: GALIP is a non profit organization (501c3) that is dedicated to bringing the Word of God to the Gay, Lesbian and Transgendered community throughout the world. Without GALIP's assistance and ongoing funding this web site and the bulletin board would not exist. Not to mention numerous other vital projects and programs. GALIP depends upon donations to continue on in this work.

 

The Word - topic

Every six months or so we tackle a new subject. Links to these articles are located at the center of the page. A listing of everything that's appeared in the "The Word" center section can be found by clicking on the Bible picture or the word "archive" found at the far right of the page.

As new topics are discussed, previous topics and the articles associated with them can be found at the bottom far left of "The Word" page (or by scrolling through the archives). Simply click on the desired topic (e.g. Salvation) and a new page will appear. On this page will be all the articles associated with that particular topic.

In addition to the topics we carry special study series and misc. articles from time to time. These are grouped under the "Good News!" area. A link to this section can also be found off of "The Word" (note: the "Good News" section is not up yet).