Upcoming Large Group Event: Living in the Tension at Roscoe’s Bar in Boystown

The Marin Foundation is hosting a special Living in the Tension event at Roscoe’s Bar in Boystown on Tuesday May 18th at 7pm. We will be having PD Williams speak – PD is an intersex individual and will talk about all of the experiences growing up anatomically both male and female, and what that has meant for the combination of one’s faith and sexuality. Here is a little blurb of the event:

You thought homosexuality and the church was a difficult conversation? Well how about those in our churches that are intersex. What pronoun do you use (him? her? it?) What bathroom can an intersex individual use?

Brought to you by The Marin Foundation, PD Williams will be sharing some of PD’s experiences and thoughts about being intersex in the Church. If you think the topic of homosexuality in the Church is an interesting conversation, check out a world many know nothing of.  Q&A session will follow the event. The cost of the event is FREE.

Looking forward to it! This is going to be intense and exciting.

Much love.

www.themarinfoundation.org

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About Andrew Marin

Andrew Marin is President and Founder of The Marin Foundation (www.themarinfoundation.org). He is the award winning author of two books and a DVD curriculum, and his new book 86%: Groundbreaking Research on the LGBT Community and Religion, will release November 2015. Since 2010 Andrew has been asked by the United Nations to advise their various agencies on issues of bridging opposing worldviews, civic engagement, and theological aspects of reconciliation. He is currently based St. Andrews, Scotland where he is researching and teaching at the University of St. Andrews, earning his PhD in Constructive Theology and Ethics. His research focuses on the theology and praxis of social reconciliation between victims and their perpetrators. Andrew is married to Brenda, and you can find him elsewhere on Twitter (@Andrew_Marin), Facebook (AndrewMarin01), and Instagram (@andrewmarin1).

  • Heather

    I wish I could attend this. Darn miles across states! I hope this event goes well.
    Thanks for all the awesome out reach you do Andrew. :)


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