Links and Resources

Ministries
New Hearts Outreach (Tampa Bay, FL)
Located a short distance away from us (across the causeway), New Hearts Outreach offers Confidential Support groups, One on One Mentoring, Healing Prayer and a variety of services to those struggling with sexual and relational issues.  Please visit their website for a complete listing of current classes and programs.

One By One
A denominational ministry that exists to educate and equip churches to minister to those who desire freedom from unwanted same-sex attraction, sexual addiction, and the effects of sexual abuse. We do not provide support groups; instead, we refer individuals and families to support groups, counselors, and conferences. 


Courage
Courage, an apostolate of the Catholic Church, ministers to persons with same-sex attractions and their loved ones.

Desert Stream Ministries
Desert Stream Ministries provides Christ-centered help for those struggling with sexual and relational problems. 
Find a CrossCurrent or Living Waters group in your area.

Genesis Counseling/Joe Dallas
Nationally recognized ministry of Counselor/Author, Joe Dallas

Portland Fellowship
Formerly known as Reconciliation, Portland Fellowship has been helping men and women find a way out of homosexuality since 1980.  They also host two online programs - Taking Back Ground and ReachTruth (links are found below)

Pure Passion TV/Mastering Life Ministries
Video and podcast teaching on all areas and aspects of sexual brokenness from a Christ-centered perspective.

Regeneration Ministries 
A ministry dealing with the issues of lust, pornography, homosexuality, adultery and other sexual issues.

Restored Hope Network
A Christ-centered ministry dedicated to restoring hope to those impacted by sexual and relational sin, especially those struggling with homosexuality.


Online Programs

Taking Back Ground
An online discipleship program for men and women (25 and over) struggling with unwanted same-sex attractions.

Reach Truth
An online discipleship program for men and women (18-24) struggling with unwanted same-sex attractions.

Setting Captives Free
Freedom in Christ from the Captivity of Sin.  Online programs available for a variety of life controlling issues;
  • Cutting and Self-Injury
  • Gambling
  • Food Issues
  • Sexual Impurity
  • Homosexuality
  • Drinking and Drugs
  • Anexoria and Bulimia
  • Anxiety, Depression, Fear

More Resources and Encouragement

DennisJernigan.com
Singer, songwriter, author, shares his ministry of healing and encouragement


Internet Accountability/Blocking

Covenant Eyes
Not a blocking software.  Covenant Eyes establishes accountability by tracking websites you visit on your computers, smart phones, and tablets, and sends them in an easy-to-read report to someone you trust.

K9 Web Protection (free download)
Offers free enterprise-class security software designed for home computers


Reading Resources

Sexual Issues
Sexual Healing by David Kyle Foster :(Regal Books, 2001)

Sanidad Sexual: El Plan de Dios Para La Santificacion de Vidas Quebrantadas (Spanish Edition)
by David Kyle Foster and Ruth Afcha:(Mastering Life Ministries, 1998)

Same-Sex Attractions

By God's Design by Judith Hartzell
(Ambassador International, 2015)


The Broken Image by Leanne Payne: (Baker, 1996)


Coming Out of Homosexuality by Bob Davies and Lori Rentzel: (Intervarsity Press, 1993)

Crisis in Masculinity by Leanne Payne: (Baker, 1996)

Desires in Conflict by Joe Dallas: (Harvest House, 1991)

The Healing of the Homosexual by Leanne Payne: (Baker, 1996)

Out of Egypt by Jeanette Howard: (Monarch, 1991)

Pursuing Sexual Wholeness by Andrew Comiskey: (Creation House, 1989)

Setting Love in Order by Mario Bergner: (Baker Books, 1995)

Emotional Dependency by Lori Rentzel: (Intervarsity Press, 1984)

The Complete Christian Guide to Understanding Homosexuality: A Biblical and Compassionate Response to Same-Sex Attraction by Joe Dallas and Nancy Heche: (Harvest House Publishers, 2010)

 
Family/Parents
When Homosexuality Hits Home by Joe Dallas:  (Harvest House, 2004)

Someone I Love is Gay:  How Family and Friends Can Respond
by Anita Worthen & Bob Davies: (InterVarsity Press, 1996)


When Your Child Breaks Your Heart: Help for Hurting Moms by Barbara Johnson: (Revell Books, 1979)

Sexual Addiction/Pornography

An Affair of the Mind; One Woman’s Courageous Battle to Salvage Her Family from the Devastation of Pornography by Laurie Hall: (Carol Stream, IL: Tyndale House Publishers , 1996)

Healing the Wounds of Sexual Addiction by Mark Laaser: (Zondervan Publishing, 2004)

Pure Desire: How One Man’s Triumph Over His Greatest Struggle Can Help Others Break Free by Ted Roberts: (Regal Books, 1999)

False Intimacy: Understanding the Struggle of Sexual Addiction by Dr. Harry W. Schaumberg: (NavPress, 1997)

The Final Freedom: Pioneering Sexual Addiction Recovery by Douglas Weiss: (Strang Communications Company, 1998)

Breaking Free: Understanding Sexual Addiction & the Healing Power of Jesus: by Russell Willingham: (Intervarsity Press, 1999)

Healing/Transformation
Transformed Into His Image: Hidden Steps on the Journey to Christlikeness by David Kyle Foster: (Mastering Life Ministries, 2002)

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