Progressive Christian Resources

The Church of the Affirmation offers a range of liturgies that incorporate contributions from various sources, aiming to transform worship into an experience that celebrates and affirms all identities in Christ Jesus.

Why I left Church to Find Jesus
Have you ever felt like you were outgrowing your childhood religion or the religion in which you have spent many years investing your time, resources, and most importantly, your faith? Have you ever experienced being shunned for religious reasons? It’s hard enough to spiritually evolve and accept that many doctrines of your once beloved religion no longer resonate with you, but to be shunned by family or close friends because of it is one of the most painful realities one can endure as it forces one to go through the loss of a person still alive. The grief is real.

r/OpenChristian subreddit
a vibrant community for individuals who embrace progressive Christianity. It offers a platform for sharing faith, supporting each other, and finding inspiration for spiritual growth. Emphasizing a modern interpretation of Christianity, it focuses on exploring God’s message of peace, love, and grace, guided by the Spirit of Christ.

If God Is Love, Don’t Be a Jerk
examines the bedrock ideas of our religion: the existence of hell, the utility of prayer, the way we treat LGBTQ people, the value of anger, and other doctrines to help all of us take a good, honest look at how the beliefs we hold can shape our relationships with God and our fellow humans―and to make sure that love has the last, loudest word.

The mission of is to be an authentic voice for progressive Christianity by positively transforming the world through informed theology, spirituality, social justice, and environmental stewardship.

The Shift
This book is a friendly survival guide to help followers of Jesus navigate the strange and confusing landscape when shifting from conservative to progressive Christianity. This book will prepare progressive Christians (from long-time progressives to those just starting out) for the pitfalls awaiting them as they shift out of their conservative world, and it will equip them for a more abundant, thriving, and peace-filled spiritual life.

Progressive Prayers for Progressive People
This collection of prayers comes from a decidedly progressive Christian point of view. They are more about changing us and changing the world than about changing God’s mind and getting a particular set of actions from God. The prayers address everything from understandings of God to matters of justice to life in general. It’s a wonderful addition to your daily spiritual practices or to your list of resources for worship services or other gatherings.