Archives for June 2010

Living in the Tension tonight

Don’t forget tonight’s Living in the Tension community gathering starting at 7pm. We will be meeting at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. in Room 120 (first door on the right after entering the building). Tonight will be on the topic of what we are sorry about. We hope to see you there! Much love! [Read more…]

Purchase our “I’m Sorry” T-Shirts!

The response we have gotten from this ‘I’m Sorry from the Church’ Campaign 2010 has been unreal! We have some huge plans in the works right now for the upcoming national ‘I’m Sorry from the Church’ Campaign 2011. But in the meantime, Kevin, Nathan and I have been getting TONS of emails and Facebook messages [Read More…]

Part 3: Video Interviews from Chicago Pride Parade 2010

At the Parade I ran into another straight guy whose best friends came out to him and changed his life. This guy Jason really “loves the gays!” Much love. [Read more…]

Part 2: Pics from Gay Pride Parade

In order to save me some time of uploading hoard of photos ( ) you can see a great batch of Parade photos that we just uploaded on The Marin Foundation’s new Facebook page. Or, if you want a huge selection of every size, shape and color from the Parade (literally), please visit here, our new friend Michelle’s site – [Read More…]

Part 2: Video Interviews at 2010 Gay Pride Parade

Believe me, ‘he ain’t sorry!’ Much love. [Read more…]

I Couldn’t Be More Proud at Pride, You Know, In a Humble Way Of Course

Photo credit to Michelle at MalAdjusted Media You HAVE GOT TO READ the powerful story of why this man in his underwear is hugging us! It’s one of the most powerful experiences I’ve encountered in a long time. Thanks to Nathan Albert, Director of Pastoral Care for The Marin Foundation, who chronicled this on his blog. [Read More…]

View of God from Gay Man at San Fran Pride Parade

One of my friends Jack Harris, a professor and gay man, was recently at the San Fransisco gay pride parade this past weekend. He told me he would go to it through the eye of faith, and here are his wonderful reflections: “Thoughts on Gay Pride San Francisco 2010: Tim (my partner) and I (Jack) [Read More…]

This Says It All

This is literally what Christian Outreach to the LGBT Community looks like: Much love.  (Picture Credit goes to Michelle from Maladjusted Media) [Read more…]

Part 1: Pride Parade 2010 Pics

Here are some pictures from yesterday. This batch is just our group. I’ll throw some others of the actual parade tomorrow: [Read more…]

Part 1: Video Interviews of 2010 Chicago Gay Pride Parade

Yesterday at the 2010 Chicago Gay Pride Parade The Marin Foundation was rolling almost 30 deep (consisting of the scope of our organization from secular LGBT people, to gay Christians to celibate to ex-gay to liberal and conservative straight Christians to secular straight people) who were all wearing black shirts with the words I’m Sorry in [Read More…]

Hacker Hates This Blog

If you all came on my blog yesterday you noticed there was a nasty virus trying to entice you to click on it. This is the second time this same virus has pestered my blog. Just a note – if you ever see anything like that, DON’T CLICK IT! Thank God my awesome blog guy, [Read More…]

Part 2: God, Bless the Street Preacher

For those of you that missed Part 1 of this post, this is in no way an endorsement of street preachers so head on over and read the first part before reading this post. This is Part 2 of Kevin Harris (Director of Community Relations for The Marin Foundation) posts on our upcoming Chicago Gay [Read More…]

Part 1: God, Bless the Street Preacher

In gearing up for The Marin Foundation’s two events at the Gay Pride Parade, Kevin Harris, Director of Community Relations for The Marin Foundation, wrote the following 2 Part Series to ask God to help us Bless the Street Preachers: “To be honest from the start, there are few things that cause my do not [Read More…]

Caffinated Faith Podcast

Recently I recorded a podcast, on a number of topics, with the ever-funny folks at Caffeinated Faith. You can listen to it here. Hope you enjoy it. Any questions/comments to what was said? Much love. [Read more…]