Religious beliefs are some of the hardest obstacles people face in supporting a gender non-conforming or transgender child. What do religious teachings actually say about gender and how can you find a supportive church home? Here are some resources…
Trans-Gendered: Theology, Ministry, and Communities of Faith — Justin Edwards Tanis
Religion, Faith, and the Transgender Person — TransasCity
Many religious institutions have promoted themselves as being “gay-friendly” but that doesn’t mean they actually understand gender identity issues. Check with individual churches and leadership about their support of trans people and appropriate accommodations.