Free Audio Book from rom Canyonwalker Connections


• Dear Church, "Ten Insights on the GLBT Christian Dialogue"

• Watch this helpful clip from Canyonwalker Connections "Transgenders and the Church"

• Exchange between Lisa Salazar and Dr. Micheal Brown


Links to a few YouTube videos you may want to see.

Josie's Story | Jazz's Story | Kaylie's It Gets Better | Niki's Story

Transgender Marriage (Adult content, from National Geographic – Taboo)

Gender Identity Project (GIP): Transgender Basics

BC Children's Hospital provides expert care for the province's most seriously ill or injured children. Many of the specialized pediatric services are not available anywhere else in the province.


Medical resource for you doctor(s):


Download PFLAG's new edition to their valuable resource:


TKPR is committed to the premise that Gender Identity Disorder is something a child can’t control and it is society that needs to change, not them. Families need to support their children and be encouraged to allow them to grow-up free of gender roles.


The Trans Youth Equality Foundation provides education, advocacy and support for transgender and 
gender non-conforming children and youth and their families.


From the National Gay Lesbian Task Force — a new transgender education resource for churches from the Institute for Welcoming Resources

The Safe Zone Project Our goal is simple: we want to make your Safe Zone workshops (and all your LGBTQ educational opportunities) more effective, more fun, more dynamic, and more impactful than ever before. We're here to take a little off your plate by providing you with a curriculum, a suite of educational activities to pick and choose from, and tips to help you and your team become all-stars.Safe Zone Workshops are unique educational opportunities, and we are all about making the most of those opportunities. Sometimes you only get one chance. Let us help you raise the bar.


Gender Spectrum — Frequently Asked Questions (a resource for parents)
Raising children who don’t fit neatly into male or female boxes brings a wealth of questions and uncertainties.  Here you will find information and support to assist you in your search for answers.


The National Center for Transgender Equality is a U.S. social justice organization devoted to ending discrimination and violence against transgender people through education and advocacy on national issues of importance to transgender people. By empowering transgender people and our allies to educate and influence policymakers and others, NCTE facilitates a strong and clear voice for transgender equality in our nation's capital and around the country

TransFamily Of Cleveland was formed by Karen and Bob Gross as a result of their efforts to find a support system to help them deal with their own child's transition.

This is an amazing story of identical twins... a boy and a girl. That's right, identical twins. December 2011.


Click here to open an excellent resource from the Public Health Agency of Canada (PDF)

Click here to open a short article on Transgederism (PDF)

Click Here for "Supportive Vs. Damagin Parenting" by Gender Spectrum (PDF)

Click here to open a slightly longer article on Gender Dysphoria (PDF)

Click here to open a series of questions and answers from the New York Times (PDF)

Click here to open an excellent resourse if you are Coming Out as Transgender (PDF)


Checkout the essays on transexulaity at


Copyright © 2011, 2012 by Lisa S. Salazar

ISBN-13: 978-0986931901
ISBN-10: 098693190X
ISBN- BN: 978-1-61914-492-7

214 Pages (adult content) Paperback

Table of Contents (PREVIEW)

Foreword by Duncan Holmes 1

Foreword by kaitlyn Bogas 6

Preface 8

Chapter 1: Trip to the Moon 11

Chapter 2: California, Here We Come 16

Chapter 3: Growing Roots 21

Chapter 4: A New Awareness 25

Chapter 5: How American 32

Chapter 6: A Sticky Situation 37

Chapter 7: On the Meaning of Words 42

Chapter 8: The Power of Advertising 47

Chapter 9: The Big Bust 51

Chapter 10: What Do I Know? 56

Chapter 11: Spiritual War 61

Chapter 12: Stupid Zeal 65

Chapter 13: We Meet Again 72

Chapter 14: Fundamentally Speaking 77

Chapter 15: Crossing the Border 81

Chapter 16: Homesickness or Love? 89

Chapter 17: The Countdown 95

Chapter 18: I Promise 100

Chapter 19: Starting a Family 105

Chapter 20: Full of Beans & Fessing Up 111

Chapter 21: Hitting Rock Bottom 119

Chapter 22: Fear of Falling 127

Chapter 23: Cocoon Time 131

Chapter 24: Gender Clinic 136

Chapter 25: A Disaster and a Wedding 142

Chapter 26: What Will People Think? 147

Chapter 27: The Day the Music Stopped 153

Chapter 28: Hormones 163

Chapter 29: The Last Hurdles 168

Chapter 30: Running Into Transition 175

Chapter 31: Navigating Uncharted Waters 181

Chapter 32: The Change 192

Chapter 33: An Epilogue 199

The Last Word: 202

Appendix I: Bed Posts 203

Appendix II: The Letter 208

I’ve been asked where the name

“Lisa” came from? 213


Ask a Transgender Christian

Lisa’s Interview with Rachel Held Evans
from September 2012
Link to Interview