This page lists links to my published articles and some unpublished work. Although I share them freely and encourage people to link to them, if they find them useful, they are copyrighted and should always include the copyright notice: "Copyright © Charles M. Bidwell".
Articles published in White Crane: A Journal of Gay Men's Spirituality - Quarterly
God Doesn't Have Genitals - Fall 1998 (#38): "GOD"
Confessions of a Dumpster Diver - Spring 1999 (#40): "GAIA"
Good Grief: How to Do It Well - Fall 1999 (#42): "Grieving & Dying"
On Increasing the Compassion in Your Life - Summer 2000 (#45) "Compassion"
Alone, But Not Lonely - Fall 2000 (#46) "Solitude"
Seeking a Bald Redhead - Winter 2001-02 (#51) "Intention"
Articles related to Sexuality
Being Gay and Searching for Your One and Only
Christ and the Homosexual Person
Communicating Clearly Within A Relationship
A Holy Union liturgy for a covenanting ritual between two people.
Pride, not Arrogance
Spiritual or Theological Reflections
Christmas Blues: Joy to our World?
Heaven & Hell
The Sexy, Sensuous God
I'm Not Looking Forward to Heaven
Sacred Space is Sometimes Between Us
Thank God, They Cried "Barabas": An MCC Clergy Rethinks the Atonement from Quest,Vol 1, Number 1, St. Stephen's College, 1995
The Thrill and Terror Of Water - from a visit to Cortes Island and to Costa Rica
Woods For My Soul
Winter Sunlight on the Prairies [see also the "Old Sunlight" poem below]
Fiction Items - Short Stories
Daniel the Difficult - a story for children of all ages.
Estaban - from a visit to Costa Rica
Rodger's Wish For Rose
When The Lights Go On - "don we now our gay apparel"
The White House On Cortes - from a visit to Cortes Island, BC
Plays for Jesus
The Sheep Who Hungered for Purple Grass (a lesson in accepting folk who are different from you)
Jesus Must Have Had a Special Birth (Mark, Matthew and Luke in turn talk about what they put in their gospels)
A Christmas Pageant Story (for the 21st Century)
Introducing the Five Parable Plays [These are MSWord documents for printing off as scripts.]
Parable Play - The Great Feast/Banquet
Parable Play - The Prodigal Son/Father
Parable Play - The Owner with a Steward/Manager
Parable Play - The Workers in the Vineyard
Parable Play - The Good Samaritan/Enemy
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