Living in the Tension, Tues. May 29

For our next Living in the Tension community gathering on Tuesday, May 29th, we will be welcoming Dr. Trista Carr to present research she has conducted about sexual-minority Christians and sexual and religious identity development.

Dr. Carr is a licensed Clinical Psychologist in the state of Maryland where she practices therapy. Dr. Carr was previously an assistant for the Institute for The Study of Sexual Identity. She is passionate about teaching and clinical interests in issues of faith, identity development, psychopathology, trauma, and sexual identity and LGBT concerns.

We will be meeting this Tuesday on 5255 N. Ashland Ave. in Room 120 at 7pm.

We hope to see you there.

Much love.

About Andrew Marin

Andrew Marin is President and Founder of The Marin Foundation ( He is author of the award winning book Love Is an Orientation (2009), its interactive DVD curriculum (2011), and recently an academic ebook titled Our Last Option: How a New Approach to Civility can Save the Public Square (2013). Andrew is a regular contributor to a variety of media outlets and frequently lectures at universities around the world. 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. For twelve years he lived in the LGBT Boystown neighborhood of Chicago, and is currently based St. Andrews, Scotland, where he is teaching and researching at the University of St. Andrews earning his PhD in Constructive Theology with a focus on the Theology of Culture. Andrew's research centers on the cultural, political, and religious dynamics of reconciliation. Andrew is married to Brenda, and you can find him elsewhere on Twitter (@Andrew_Marin), Facebook (AndrewMarin01), and Instagram (@andrewmarin1).

  • Deborah Allen

    Can anyone come to the Living in the Tension meetings?? If so, are they every Tues evening?

    • Kevin Harris

      You can keep up with the upcoming gatherings by clicking on the ‘Speaking Schedule’ tab at the top of the page. The next gathering will be on June 18th (7pm) in Room 120 on 5255 N. Ashland Avenue.