2014 Events and Schedule

Jan 9 – 12: The Marin Foundation staff attending the Gay Christian Network Conference (Chicago); Michael Kimpan speaking at a breakout session.

Jan 13: Hosting University of Dubuque Theological Seminary Students in Chicago (closed  event)

Jan 13: Living in the Tension Gathering on 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

Jan 17: Michael Kimpan participating in the LGBTQ Subcommittee of Human Trafficking Task Force (Center on Halsted, Chicago)

Jan 21-24: Michael Kimpan & Jason Bilbrey teaching at Warner Pacific College (Portland, OR)

Jan 25: Michael Kimpan speaking at How-To Convention at Holladay Park Church of God, 2120 NE Tillamook St. (Portland, OR)

Jan 27: Cancelled due to cold weather: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

Feb 9: Michael Kimpan speaking at Veritas at Parkview Christian Church, Orland Park Campus, 11100 Orland Pkwy at 7:30 pm (Orland Park, IL)

Feb 10: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

Feb 16: Jimmy Cornfoot speaking at St. Mary’s Episcopal Cathedral at 10 am (Memphis, TN)

Feb 24: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

Feb 27 – Mar 2: Michael Kimpan speaking at the Level Ground Film Festival (Pasadena, CA)

March 10: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

March 19: Michael Kimpan speaking at The Progressive Youth Ministry Conference, 3:30 pm at Fourth Presbyterian Church (Chicago)

March 20: Michael Kimpan participating in the LGBTQ Subcommittee of Human Trafficking Task Force (Center on Halsted, Chicago)

March 24: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

April 3: Michael Kimpan meeting with World Vision (Chicago) [closed event]

April 4: Michael Kimpan doing consulting with Charlotte ONE [closed event]

April 7: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

April 21: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

April 22 – May 3: Michael Kimpan in Scotland speaking at St. Andrew’s, St. Mary’s, and Bellshire EU Congregational Church (Scotland)

May 5: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

May 8-11: Michael Kimpan consulting at Granger Community Church (Indiana)

May 17: Andrew Marin speaking at Youthwork Summit in Manchester, England (UK)

May 19: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

May 30 – June 1: Michael Kimpan collaborating with Level Ground for their 2014 Road Show (Portland, OR)

June 8: I’m Sorry Campaign at the LA Pride Parade at 10 am. Exact location TBA. Details and RSVP with Nathan Vitkus: npvitkus@gmail.com. (Los Angeles, CA)

June 9: Presentation by The Trevor Project about LGBTQ teen suicide prevention and ways in which faith communities can play a role in harm reduction. This is a special Living in the Tension Gathering at Roscoe’s, 3356 N Halsted St, at 7pm. (Chicago)

June 13 & 14: “By Parents, For Parents” Conference for Christian parents of LGBTQ children – presented by Unconditional Ministries Inc., The Marin Foundation, and FreedHearts Ministries. Two-day conference at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. Contact laura@themarinfoundation.org for more information. (Chicago)

June 18-21: Michael Kimpan participating in & collaborating with Sojourners at The Summit: World Change Through Faith & Justice (Washington DC)

June 22 – 24: Michael Kimpan doing consulting work [closed event] (New York City, NY)

June 23: Living in the Tension Gathering: Planning for the Pride Parade, at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)**
**This gathering is a mandatory meeting for anyone wanting to participate in the “I’m Sorry Campaign” at the Chicago Pride Parade. If you cannot attend the meeting but still want to be part of the “I’m Sorry Campaign” please email us.

June 25: Michael Kimpan speaking at the IAGC [Intercollegiate Adventist GSA Coalition] Summit. (Chicago)

June 29: “I’m Sorry” Campaign at the Chicago Pride Parade at 11 am. We’ll be behind SPEX (3760 N Broadway St, Chicago) on the Halsted side. This is just south of the IHOP on Grace & Halsted. Details and RSVP

July 3-5: Andrew Marin speaking at the University of Cambridge’s Tyndale HouseChristian Doctrine Conference (Cambridge, England)

July 7: The Bible & Homosexuality – Part 1: Special presentation by Matthew Vines for three part Living in the Tension series at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm. (Chicago)

July 20: Michael Kimpan speaking at 2 pm at  PFLAG DuPage meeting at St. Paul Lutheran Church (Wheaton, IL)

July 21: The Bible & Homosexuality – Part 2: Special presentation by Julie Rodgers for three part Living in the Tension series at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm. (Chicago)

August 4: The Bible & Homosexuality – Part 3: Group discussion. End of the three part Living in the Tension series at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm. (Chicago)

August 18: Living in the Tension Gathering: Special presentation by Brenna Cyr about LGBTQ sex trafficking. 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

September 2: Michael Kimpan speaking at The Salvation Army, private event. (Chicago)

September 8: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

September 13: Join us for the Level Ground and The Marin Foundation’s Faith, Gender & Sexuality Film and Art Festival at Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E Chestnut St. (Chicago) from 12 pm – 8 pm. Schedule HERE! Please come and bring your friends.

September 14: Join our AIDS Run/Walk Chicago team for the 5K or 10K race at Arvey Field in Grant Park at 9 am. (Chicago) Please contact Kevin@themarinfoundation.org for more details.

September 20-21: Continuing Education course with The Marin Foundation’s Culture War Curriculum.  Two day class. Open to everyone. Contact jason@themarinfoundation.org to register. (Chicago)

September 22: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

October 6: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

October 14: Kevin Harris sharing at the Great Lakes District Conference of the Evangelical Free Church of America at Liberty Bible Church at 2 pm (Chesteron, IN)

October 20: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

October 20: Michael Kimpan speaking at Hate Crime Summit at UIC Student Center East on 750 S Halsted (Chicago)

November 3: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

November 7: Michael Kimpan leading discussions with Spring Arbor University students (closed event)

November 8: Laura Statesir speaking at Youth Cartel’s The Summit at Brentwood United Methodist Church (Brentwood, TN)

November 17: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

December 1: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

December 15: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

 

2013 Speaking and Events Schedule———-

Jan 6: Andrew Marin speaking at Christ Presbyterian Church in Edina, MN

Jan 11: The Marin Foundation hosting University of Dubuque Theological Seminary Students in Chicago (closed  event)

Jan 14: Living in the Tension Gathering on 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm (Chicago)

Jan 15-17: Kevin Harris speaking at Warner Pacific College in Portland, OR (closed event)

Jan 23-24: Andrew Marin speaking at Kensignton Community Church in Troy, MI

Jan 28: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm (Chicago)

Jan 31: Andrew Marin speaking at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City

Feb 5-7: Andrew Marin speaking at the International College Student Gathering in Washington, DC

Feb 11: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm (Chicago)

Feb 11-15: Andrew Marin consulting at Warner Pacific University in Portland, OR

Feb 18: Living in the Tension Gathering w/ special guest Chris Heuertz at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Fellowship Hall) at 7 pm (Chicago)

Feb 22: Andrew Marin speaking at Wheaton College, IL (closed event)

Feb 25: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm (Chicago)

Feb 28-March 28: Andrew Marin speaking throughout Australia (Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Sunshine Coast) and New Zealand (Auckland, Oxford)

March 11: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm (Chicago)

March 14: The Marin Foundation hosting college students in Chicago from Lakeview Church of Christ in Abilene, TX

March 15: Michael Kimpan speaking with Salvation Army youth in Chicago (Englewood)

March 22: The Marin Foundation hosting students from Spring Arbor University

March 25: Living in the Tension Gathering on 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

April 8: Living in the Tension Gathering on 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

April 22: Living in the Tension Gathering on 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

May 6: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

May 20: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

June 3: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

June 14-17: Meetings with Love Boldly (closed event)

June 17: Living in the Tension Gathering: Planning for Pride Parade, at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)**
**This gathering is a mandatory meeting for anyone wanting to participate in the “I’m Sorry Campaign” at the Chicago Pride Parade. If you cannot attend but still want to be part of the “I’m Sorry Campaign” please email kevin@themarinfoundation.org

June 17 & 18: Andrew Marin speaking at the Intercollegiate Adventist GSA Coalition in Los Angeles

June 28: Meeting with LITT Memphis (Chicago) (closed event)

June 30: ‘I’m Sorry Campaign‘ at Chicago Pride Parade at 12pm (near the IHOP on 3760 N Halsted St, Chicago)
Details and RSVP with kevin@themarinfoundation.org

July 1: The Marin Foundation hosting a performance of Transfigurations by Peterson Toscano at the Center on Halsted, 3656 N Halsted St, at 7 pm for Living in the Tension Community Gathering. ( Chicago)

July 5: Meeting with staff from Hope Community Church from Raleigh, North Carolina (Chicago) (closed event)

July 11, 18 and 25:  Continuing Education course with The Marin Foundation’s Culture War Curriculum.  Three evenings of class. Contact kevin@themarinfoundation.org for more details. (Chicago)

July 12: Meeting with Red Letter Christians (Chicago) (closed event)

July 13 – 14Continuing Education course with The Marin Foundation’s Culture War Curriculum.  Two day class. Contact kevin@themarinfoundation.org for more details. (Chicago)

July 14: Michael Kimpan speaking at Theology on Tap talk in San Diego, California.

July 15: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

August 3-4Continuing Education course with The Marin Foundation’s Culture War Curriculum.  Two day class. Contact kevin@themarinfoundation.org for more details. (Chicago)

August 12: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

August 26: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

September 3: Michael Kimpan speaking at The Salvation Army College for Officer Training in Chicago, IL (closed event)

September 8 – 11: Michael Kimpan speaking at the Arcus Foundation in NY (closed event)

September 9: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

September 27: Living in the Tension Gathering: Screening of God Loves Uganda (Chicago)

September 28: AIDS Run & Walk Chicago 2013 near Soldier Field. To join The Marin Foundation team for the 5 or 10K email kevin@themarinfoundation.org or see the Facebook page.

September 30: Join Jimmy Cornfoot for a special Living in the Tension Gathering at Rhodes College in the Rhea Lounge at 8 pm (Memphis, TN)

September 30 – October 4: Michael Kimpan and Kevin Harris meeting with Warner Pacific College (Portland, OR)

October 7: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

October 10-14: Michael Kimpan in Memphis, TN to help with the I’m Sorry Campaign at the MidSouth Pride Parade (Memphis, TN) Come hear him speak on Oct 13 at 3 pm: The Marin Foundation Chooses 901.

October 12-13: Andrew Marin speaking at The Salvation Army’s Young Adult Retreat at Camp Ladore in Waymart, PA

October 14-17: Andrew Marin speaking in Washington, DC (closed event)

October 17: Michael Kimpan speaking at the InterVarsity Chapter of the Illinois Institute of Technology at 6:45 pm (Chicago)

October 19: Andrew Marin speaking at The Open in Paris, France.

October 21: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

October 26 & 27Continuing Education course with The Marin Foundation’s Culture War Curriculum.  Two day class. Contact melinda@themarinfoundation.org for more details. (Chicago)

November 4: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

November 10: Michael Kimpan speaking at First Evangelical Free Church at 7:30 pm (5255 N. Ashland Ave, Chicago)

November 16: Jimmy Cornfoot speaking at Binghampton UMC on 258 N. Merton at 4:30 pm (Memphis, TN)

November 18: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

November 18: Michael Kimpan speaking at Hope College, Wicher’s Auditorium, at 7pm  (Holland, MI)

December 9: Living in the Tension Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 124) at 7pm (Chicago)

December 10 – 13: Michael Kimpan meeting with Red Letter Christians (Philadelphia)

December 15: Michael Kimpan speaking at Elgin Community Church at 10:30am (991 Deborah Ave, Elgin, IL)


2012 Speaking and Events Schedule———-

Jan 10: Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm

Jan 13: The Marin Foundation hosting a class from Dubuque Theological Seminary (Closed Event)

Jan 24: Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm

Jan 30 – Feb 5: Speaking at the US Capitol at a gathering of international young leaders on social change in Washington, D.C. (closed event)

Feb 8: Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm

Feb 11: The Marin Foundation hosting a class from Cedarville University (Closed Event)

Feb 12: Interview on the CBS show Different Drummers

Feb 18: Speaking at the US Hispanic Leadership Institute National Conference in Chicago, IL

Feb 18: Speaking at the Mission Year Chicago training

Feb 21-22: Lecturing at Anderson University in Anderson, IN

Feb 23: Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm

Feb 24: Live interview on America’s most listened to Christian radio program, the Frank Pastore Show, at 6pm CST

Feb 28-29: Consulting in Washington, DC

March 3-4: Teaching at Fellowship Lutheran Church in Tulsa, OK

March 5: Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm

March 8-14: Lecturing in Scotland at the University of St. Andrews, University of Glasgow, and Faith Mission Bible College (Edinburgh)

March 15-18: Consulting in Washington, DC

March 19: Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm

March 29: The Marin Foundation hosting a class from Spring Arbor University (Closed event)

April 9: Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm

April 4: Lecture at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, NC

April 5-6: Speaking at Duke University in Durham, NC

April 11: Lecture at Rider University in Lawrenceville, NJ

April 12: Lecture at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ

April 16-21: Speaking at the Pathways for Productive Dialogue for the 21st Century in Assisi, Italy

April 17: Hosting CCDA Immersion group at our Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120-122) at 7:30pm (Open to the public)

May 4: Live interview on America’s most listened to Christian radio program, the Frank Pastore Show, at 6pm CST

May 7: Hosting students, professors and administrators from Harding University to dialogue on the principles of building bridges on college campuses (Closed event)

May 9: Speaking at the Salvation Army Conference in Atlanta, GA

May 13: Preaching at Living Water Community Church in Chicago – Service starts at 9:30am

May 14: Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7:30pm

May 20: Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm

May 31: Hosting a free Jennifer Knapp concert live at Roscoe’s Tavern, 3356 N. Halsted St. in Chicago for Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 7pm. Details and RSVP here.

June 4: Speaking at Be the Person Conference in Chicago

June 12: Interview on Counter Culture Radio

June 18: Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm

June 21: Speaking at the Salvation Army Community Relations and Development Conference in Chicago

June 22: Living in the Tension Community Gathering, Featuring Author and Professor John Corvino, talking about his new book Debating Same-Sex Marriage: Point/Counterpoint (7pm 5255 N. Ashland Ave Room 120)

June 24: Chicago Pride Parade – I’m Sorry Campaign: Email info@themarinfoundation.org if you would like to participate

July 5: Meeting with a youth group from Riverside Church of Christ from Dallas in Chicago

July 9:  Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm

July 18: Speaking at the Seventh-day Adventists Kinship Kampmeeting (National LGBT Conference) in Leesburg, VA

July 23:  Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm

July 24: Speaking at the White House Office of Faith Based and Community Partnerships high level meeting on HIV/AIDS in Washington, DC

July 25-27: Speaking in Memphis with Idlewild Presbyterian Church, Memphis City Leadership Network, The Neighborhood Church, and Caritas Village. The event with Caritas Village is open to the public and info can be found Here.

August 4-11: Speaking at The Salvation Army Territorial Youth Institute in Midlothian, TX

August 7: Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm

August 27: Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm

September 10: Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm

September 24: Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm

September 30: The Marin Foundation booth and participants at the Chicago AIDS Run/Walk

October 2-5: Speaking at Warner Pacific College in Portland, OR

October 6-7: Kevin Harris speaking at Cartias Village in Memphis, TN; and the I’m Sorry Campaign at Memphis Pride Parade

October 8: Living in the Tension gathering in Chicago at 7pm; 5255 N. Ashland Ave Room 120

October 12: Hosting in Chicago Spring Arbor University students (private)

October 15-16: Speaking in Sarasota, FL (private)

October 25-26: Andrew Marin participating in The NINES online conference for Church leaders. To register for the free conference, visit http://thenines.tv/. Andrew is on at 2:25pm CST.

October 29: Living in the Tension gathering – Watching the 8pm showing of The Wise Kids at the Gene Siskel Film Center on 164 N. State St. in downtown Chicago. Purchase your ticket ahead of time HERE.

October 30-November 3: In Anchorage, Alaska (private)

November 9-10: Speaking at The Summit in Atlanta, GA

November 13: Free 7pm screening of Seventh-Gay Adventists at Landmark Century Centre on 2828 N. Clark Street. Reserve your ticket HERE.

November 14: Speaking at the Chicago Partnership for Church Planting

December 10: Living in the Tension gathering in Chicago at 7pm; 5241 N. Ashland Ave. in Room 120

December 12-14: Attending the Red Letter Christian Fellowship gathering in Philadelphia, PA


2011 Speaking and Events Schedule———-

Jan 2: Nathan Albert preaching at New Community Covenant Church in Chicago, IL

Jan 4: Andrew Marin filming Red Letter Christian  TV Show with Tony Campolo for TBN in Nashville

Jan 7-9: Nathan Albert speaking at Winterfest in Glen Spey, NY

Jan 10-11: Andrew Marin involved in private discussions in Washington, DC

Jan 14-16: Andrew Marin speaking at the Salvation Army South Territorial Headquarters in Atlanta, GA

Jan 18: Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. (Room 120) at 7pm

Jan 24-27: Andrew Marin lecturing at Belmont University in Nashville, TN

Jan 28-31: Andrew Marin speaking at Mariner’s Church in Irvine, CA

Feb 2-5: Andrew Marin speaking at the Student Leader Initiative at the National Prayer Breakfast and Leadership Summit in Washington, DC

Feb 7-9: Andrew Marin consulting at Belmont University

Feb 15: Nathan Albert speaking at Wheaton College in Wheaton, IL

Feb 17: Andrew Marin speaking a private conference call with a group of 20 pastors in California

Feb 21: Living in the Tension Gathering, 5255 N. Ashland Ave Room 120 at 7pm

Feb 23-25: Andrew Marin leading a gathering in Geneva, IL (closed to public)

March 8: Living in the Tension gathering: 7pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. in Room 120

March 14: Nathan Albert speaking at Trinity Church Green Trails in Lisle, IL at 7pm

March 18: Andrew Marin preaching at Mount Vernon Nazerene University in Mount Vernon, OH

March 21: Living in the Tension gathering: 7pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. in Room 120

March 25: Andrew Marin will be a judge for the speech competition of the Chicago Park District Junior Citizen of the Year Award for high school juniors and seniors for their civic contributions. Held at Soldier Field.

April 1-4: Andrew Marin consulting in Washington, DC

April 6: Hosting CCDA’s national immersion experience gathering at our offices starting at 8pm. The Living in the Tension gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. in Room 120 is still open to the public.

April 7-May 2: Andrew Marin speaking in the United Kingdom – April 7-21 at Spring Harvest Minehead, England; April 27-28 lecturing at St. Andrews (Scotland) PhD Theology Dept; April 29 lecturing at Faith Mission Bible College (Edinburgh, Scotland); May 1 preaching at All Hallows Church London

May 10: Living in the Tension gathering at 4003 N Kenmore Ave. Apt 3 at 6:30pm (We will be watching ‘Our America with Lisa Ling: Transgender Lives’ and ‘Becoming Chaz’)

May 17-19: Andrew Marin teaching at First Baptist Church of Greater Cleveland

May 22: Andrew Marin preaching both services at First Evangelical Free Church Chicago

May 23: Living in the Tension gathering: 5255 N. Ashland Ave. Room 120

May 24-26: Filming 6-session Love is an Orientation DVD curriculum with Zondervan throughout Chicago

June 6: Living in the Tension gathering: (Closed to public as we’re hosting a youth group) 7pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. Room 120

June 10: Andrew Marin on a panel discussion group at the United Nations General Assembly High Level Meeting on HIV/AIDS in New York City

June 22-26: Andrew Marin speaking at Wild Goose Festival in Raleigh-Durham, NC

June 22: Living in the Tension gathering: 7pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. Room 120

July 6: (Large Gathering) Author and speaker, Jay Bakker of Revolution NYC, will be the featured speaker for the night at Roscoe’s Tavern on 3356 N. Halsted St. starting at 7pm.

July 13-15: The Marin Foundation board of director meetings in Chicago

July 15: Andrew Marin is being interviewed on the Steve Brown Etc radio program on the Salem Network’s American Radio Programming

July 20-22: Private meetings in Denver, CO

July 26: Living in the Tension gathering: 7pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. Room 120

Aug 1-7: Andrew Marin speaking at the Salvation Army Territorial Youth Institute outside of Dallas, TX

Aug 10: Living in the Tension gathering: 7pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. Room 120

Aug 28: Andrew Marin preaching at Restore Community Church in Kansas City, MO

Sept 7: Andrew Marin is lecturing at The Salvation Army Training College in Chicago, IL

Sept 8: Living in the Tension gathering: 7pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. Chicago, IL in Room 120

Sept 16-17: Andrew Marin lecturing at Michigan Technological University in Houghton, MI

Sept 19: Living in the Tension gathering: 7pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. Chicago, IL in Room 120

Sept 18-20: Nathan Albert training at the Salvation Army Territorial Headquarters in Atlanta, GA

Sept 18-22: Andrew Marin lecturing at Huntington University in Huntington, Indiana

Sept 24-25: Andrew Marin is speaking at Oklahoma University and preaching at First Presbyterian Church in Norman, OK

Oct 1: Andrew Marin interview with Phantom 105.2 radio station in Dublin, Ireland

Oct 4: Living in the Tension gathering: 7pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. Chicago, IL in Room 120

Oct 7-12: Andrew Marin at Eastern University in St. Davids, PA

Oct 13-16: Andrew Marin is speaking at Rhodes College and Christ Community Church in Memphis, TV; & Idlewild Presbyterian in N. Mississippi

Oct 17 Living in the Tension gathering: 6:45pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. Chicago, IL in Room 120

Oct 19: Andrew Marin is preaching and lecturing at Gordon College in Wenham, MA

Oct 21: Andrew Marin is preaching at Judson University in Elgin, IL

Oct 23-26: Closed consultations in Washington, DC

Oct 25: Andrew Marin hosting a training session at National Community Church, Washington, DC

Oct 27: Filming in Chicago the final session of The Marin Foundation’s Love Is an Orientation DVD with Zondervan

Nov 7: Living in the Tension gathering: 7pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. Chicago, IL in Room 120

Dec 7-9: Red Letter Christian Gathering in Philly

Dec 13: The official release date of The Marin Foundation’s 6 Session Love Is an Orientation DVD with Leadership and Participant Guide, from Zondervan Publishers


2010 Speaking and Media Schedule—————————- 

Jan 4-8: Moody Theological Seminary and Graduate School

Jan 11: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 7-9pm CST

Jan 14: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 7pm 5255 N. Ashland Ave Room 120

Jan 15-17: Speaking at the Salvation Army Conference in Atlanta, GA

Jan 19: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 7-9pm CST

Jan 21-22: Lecturing at Ball State University in Muncie, IN

Jan 23: The Marin Foundation’s Monthly Prayer Meeting

Jan 25: Guest lecturer at Regent University’s (Virginia Beach, VA) Clinical Psychology doctoral program

Jan 26: Training at Faith Lutheran Church in Glen Ellyn, IL

Jan 27: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 7pm 5255 N. Ashland Ave Room 120

Jan 28: Interview with the Moody Alumni Association Magazine

Jan 30-31: Speaking at Lumen131 at Mariners Church in Irvine, CA

Feb 2-5: Attending the White House’s National Prayer Breakfast and Leadership Summit in Washington, DC

Feb 7: Interview on NPR from 5-6pm CST

Feb 9: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 7-9pm CST

Feb 10: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 7pm 5241 N. Ashland Ave 1st Floor

Feb 14: Preaching all services at LaSalle St Church in Chicago, IL

Feb 16: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 3-5pm CST

Feb 17: Training at Moody Bible Institute for the Resident Hall Staff

Feb 17: Guest on America’s most listened to Christian radio program, the Frank Pastore Show, at 6:30pm CST

Feb 18-19: Speaking at the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana

Feb 25: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 7-9pm CST

Feb 28: Preaching at Fox Valley Church in West Dundee, IL

March 3: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Gathering:  7pm at 5241 N. Ashland Ave. First Floor (First Free Office Center)

March 6: Speaking at The Venue at Moody Church in Chicago, IL

March 8: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 3-5pm CST

March 8-10: The Marin Foundation Board of Director Meetings in Chicago, IL

March 11: Speaking at the Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, NY

March 13-14: Speaking at the LGBT Unite Midwest Conference in Chicago, IL

March 16: Speaking at Wheaton College’s Center for Applied Christian Ethics from 7-8:30pm CST

March 17: Interviewed live from 7-8pm CST on the GLBT raido show, The Gay Agenda, hosted by James Hipps

March 19-20: Speaking at Urban Youth Workers Institute RELOAD in Phoenix, AZ

March 24-26: Discussion on Theology and Sexuality in America

March 29: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Gathering:  7pm at 5241 N. Ashland Ave. First Floor (First Free Office Center)

March 31: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 3-5pm CST

April 3-26: Speaking throughout England to both the straight Christians and LGBT Groups.

Spring Harvest Tour (Dates, Locations and Event):

April 5 (Minehead) – afternoon lecture
April 6 (Minehead) – afternoon church service, evening panel participant
April 8 (Skegness) – afternoon lecture
April 9 (Skegness) – afternoon general session for youth event, evening panel participant
April 10 (Minehead) – afternoon lecture and book signing
April 11 (Minehead) – morning general session for youth event, afternoon general session for adults, evening panel participant
April 13 (Skegness) – afternoon lecture and book signing
April 14 (Skegness) – afternoon general session for youth event, evening panel participant
April 15 (Minehead) – afternoon lecture and book signing
April 16 (Minehead) – morning general session for youth event, afternoon general session for adults, evening panel participant

April 25-26 (Eastbourne) – Kings Church

LGBT:

April 23 (London) – LGBT Courage United Kingdom Gathering

April 24 (London) – LGBT Christian Anglican Association of England

April 10: Nathan Albert from The Marin Foundation speaking at Urban Youth Workers Institute RELOAD at North Park University

April 19: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Gathering:  7pm at 5241 N. Ashland Ave. First Floor (First Free Office Center)

April 28-30: Speaking at Q Conference in Chicago, IL

May 1-2: Speaking at The Evangelical Network national conference in Irvine, CA http://www.regonline.com/builder/site/Default.aspx?eventid=786043

May 3-5: Speaking at the Salvation Army Territorial Youth Workers Conference in Orlando, FL

May 11: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 3-5pm CST

May 13-16: Speaking at Urban Youth Workers Institute West Coast Conference in Pasadena, CA

May 18: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Gathering: 7pm at Roscoe’s Tavern & Cafe on 3356 N. Halsted St. Chicago, IL – Guest speaker is PD Williams, an Intersex individual speaking about their experience on the unique intersection as an intersex individual within faith and sexuality.

May 23: Preaching all 4 services at Parkcrest Christian Church in Long Beach, CA

May 24: Leading an all day Long Beach, CA local pastors gathering

May 27: Andrew Marin recording a podcast for Youth Hacks

June 3-5: Brenda and Andrew Marin speaking at the Urban Youth Workers Institute Women’s Conference in Miami, FL

June 9: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 3-5pm CST

June 10: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Gathering:  7pm at 5241 N. Ashland Ave. First Floor (First Free Office Center)

June 11: Andrew will be live on air on America’s most listened to Christian radio program, The Frank Pastore Show, starting at 6:50pm CST

June 16: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 7-9pm CST

June 24: Speaking at Sanctuary of the Divine Mercy in Chicago (Closed Event)

June 26: TMF 2010 Gay Pride Parade: ‘Chicago’s Burning’ DVD Viewing and Ball Event (Closed Event)

June 27: TMF Chicago Gay Pride Parade: ‘I’m Sorry for how the Church has Treated You’ 2010 Campaign

June 30: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Gathering:  7pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave. Room 120

July 1: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 7-9pm CST

July 7-8: Speaking at Lifest ’10 in Wisconsin

July 12: Nathan Albert from The Marin Foundation will be speaking at Agape Communtiy Center in Chicago (Closed event)

July 13: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 3-5pm CST

July 20: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Gathering: 7pm at 5255 N Ashland Ave., Room 120

July 21-24: Andrew Marin, in conjunction with The Marin Foundation and the United Nations AIDS, will speaking at the AIDS 2010 Conference in Vienna, Austria

Aug 2-9: Speaking at the Salvation Army Territorial Youth Institute event in Midlothian, TX

Aug 7: Kevin Harris speaking at RELOAD Atlanta on Building Bridges

Aug 12: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Gathering: Watching “Stonewall Uprising” at 7pm at the Music Box Theatre on 3733 N. Southport Ave.

Aug 23: Andrew Marin live on America’s most listened to Christian radio program, The Frank Pastore Show, starting at 6:30pm CST

Aug 31: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Gathering: 7pm at 5255 N Ashland Ave., Room 120

Sept 7-11: Speaking at the Christian Community Development AssociationNational Conference in Chicago, IL

Sept 14: Living in the Tension Gathering: Attending a discussion on gay marriage at the Chicago History Museum on 1601 N. Clark St. Chicago, IL 60614 at 6:30pm. RSVP for free tickets here.

Sept 20-23: Speaking at Houghton College in Houghton, NY

Sept 24-26: Washington, DC meetings

Sept 27-28: Speaking at The Idea Camp in Las Vegas, NV

Oct 8-10: “I’m Sorry” Campaign at Gay Pride in Atlanta, GA

Oct 11: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Gathering: The Event – Pastor, Author, & Activist, Dr. Tony Campolo, will be speaking on the Church and Homosexuality on the gay community’s “National Coming Out Day”. The event will start at 7:30pm at Roscoe’s on 3356 N. Halsted St. in Boystown. This event is free and open to the public.

Oct 13: Calvary Church young adults group; Naperville, IL

Oct 21: Giving a lecture at Northern Illinois University in Dekalb, IL

Oct 28: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Gathering: 7pm at 5255 N Ashland Ave., Room 120

Nov 2-4: Whitworth College in Washington State

Nov 9-12The Barnabas Group Gatherings in Orange County, Los Angeles and San Diego

Nov 15: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Gathering: 7pm at 5255 N Ashland Ave., Room 120

Nov 19-22: Portland, OR with Paul Young, author of The Shack

Nov 28-Dec 5: Geneva, Switzerland with the United Nations AIDS and the World Council of Churches

Dec 2: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Gathering: 7pm at 5255 N Ashland Ave., Room 120

Dec 8-12: Red Letter Christian Gathering in Philly

Dec 13-14: Meetings in Washington, DC (private)


2009 Speaking and Event Schedule———-

Jan 17-18: Speaking at Christ Community Church of Omaha, NE

Jan 19: Speaking at Olive Branch Peace Coalition Interfaith Service on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC (White House Inauguration Celebration)

Jan 21: Elevating the Conversation Part III Talkback at Newsong Church Irvine, CA

Feb 8: Preaching at Lawndale Community Church Chicago, IL

Feb 9-13: Speaking at National Pastors Convention in San Diego, CA

Feb 14-16: Speaking at Jubilee Conference in Pittsburgh, PA

Feb 21: Speaking at Willow Creek Community Church South Barrington, IL, Pastor and Staff Bridge Building Workshop

March 2: Training InterVarsity Christian Fellowship Leadership Chicago, IL

March 3: The Marin Foundation’s Chicago Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland at 7pm

March 5: Interview on WORD-FM radio program Pittsburgh at 4:10pm Central Time

March 8: Preaching at First Evangelical Free Church Chicago, IL

March 13-15: Training at United Church of Christ Pastors Gathering St. Louis, MO

March 19: The Marin Foundation’s Chicago Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland at 7pm

April 2: Guest post on Scot McKnight’s #1 rated Christian blog, Jesus Creed

April 4: Speaking at Urban Youth Workers Institute RELOAD Chicago at North Park University and a Love is an Orientation book signing to follow

April 6: Interview for Relevant Magazine’s Podcast

April 9: The Marin Foundation’s Chicago Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland at 7pm

April 13: Radio interview on the Eric Hogue Show in Northern California at 6:30pm Pacific (8:30pm CST)

April 15: Preaching at North Park University Chapel

April 16: Love is an Orientation Workshop at InterVarsity Press Headquarters in Westmont, IL

April 16: Teaching at Willow Creek DuPage Campus Bridge Building Class #1

April 20: Counter Culture Column interview with Andrew Marin to be published in Leadership Journal through Christianity Today International

April 21: Lecturing at North Park University’s undergraduate class – Urban Ministry

April 21: The Marin Foundation’s Chicago Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland at 7pm

April 22: Speaking at Willow Creek Axis Young Adult Q&A Forum on Love is an Orientation in South Barrington, IL

April 23: Teaching at Willow Creek DuPage Campus Bridge Building Class #2

April 27: Interview (part 2) for Relevant Magazine’s Podcast

April 29: Premier Christian Radio interview in the United Kingdom at 8am Central Time

April 29: Will be a guest on Direct Line radio show from 5:15-5:45pm CST.

April 30: Teaching at Willow Creek DuPage Campus Bridge Building Class #3

April-May 2009: Love Is An Orientation to be released

May 1: Andrew Marin’s article, Shifting the Gay vs. Christian Culture War, to be published in Relevant Magazine’s Neue Quarterly

May 4: An article written by Irene Cho of Fuller Youth Institute to be published in the Journal of Student Ministries that will feature The Marin Foundation

May 5-9: Christian Community Development Association Board of Director Emerging Leader Cohort in Jackson, MS

May 11: Preaching at Reba Place Community in Evanston, IL 7:30-8:30pm

May 12: The Marin Foundation’s Chicago Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland at 7pm

May 13: Radio interview on the Bob Dutko Show in Detroit, MI from 1:35-2:05pm CST

May 14: Speaking at [Elements] Gathering at the gay bar, Roscoes, in Chicago, IL at 7pm

May 15: Pastoral Staff training at Grace Church Long Beach, CA at 7pm PST.

May 16: Speaking at Urban Youth Workers Institute RELOAD Inland Empire in Los Angeles, CA starting at 9am PST.

May 17: Pastoral Staff training at CityWalk Church in San Diego, CA at 2:30pm PST.

May 17: Pastoral Staff training at Harbor Uptown and Downtown churches in San Diego, CA at 4:30pm PST.

May 18: Consulting Workshop for the Southern California Coalition of Churches in Irvine, CA from 12-2pm PST.

May 20: Teaching at Willow Creek Community Church South Barrington, IL Bridge Building Class #1

May 21: The Marin Foundation’s Chicago Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland at 7pm

May 22: Interviewed live at 7:10am CST on the Mornings with Mark radio program, WMBI in Chicago.

May 24: Interview for an upcoming documentary, New Spirits

May 26: Podcast Interview with David Crumm from “Conversations With…” from 1-2pm CST.

May 27: Teaching at Willow Creek Community Church South Barrington, IL Bridge Building Class #2

June 1: Interview live on Prime Time Chicago from 3-4pm CST.

June 3: Teaching at Willow Creek Community Church South Barrington, IL Bridge Building Class #3

June 5: Interviewed on the TV program, The Harvest Show, to be aired on DirecTV channel 321.

June 7: Speaking Moody Memorial Church missions conference in Chicago, IL

June 8: Teaching at the Salvation Army Ministry Training Center in Chicago, IL

June 9: Live interview on America’s most listened to radio show: The Frank Pastore Show from 7:30-9pm CST

June 10: Record an interview with the nationally syndicated radio program Prime Time America

June 10: Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 5255 N. Ashland Ave Chicago, IL Room 120 at 7pm

June 11: First Evangelical Free Church Chicago Elder Board Meeting and Discussion of Love is an Orientation

June 13: Recording of the Praxis Podcast Show

June 14: Recording for theooze.tv

June 15-19: Consulting in Omaha, NE

June 20: Preaching at First Evangelical Free Church Chicago, IL

June 25: Speaking at First Evangelical Free Church Chicago staff meeting about Love is an Orientation

June 25: Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 7pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave Chicago, IL Room 120

June 28: The Marin Foundation participating at the Gay Pride Parade Chicago

June 29: Interview on Front Page radio program with Mark Halvorsen at 10am CST

July 1-4: Speaking at Cornerstone Festival 2009 in Bushnell, IL

July 3: Interview on the nationally syndicated Prime Time America at 5pm CST

July 8: Speaking at Salvation Army Youth training in Chicago, IL

July 10-12: Speaking at Lifest Festival 2009 in Oshkosh, WI

July 13-20: Vacation

July 20: Live interview on America’s most listened to Christian radio show: The Frank Pastore Show, 7:30pm CST

July 21: Interview on the nationally syndicated Al Kresta Show on Sirius Radio at 2:20pm CST

July 22: Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 7pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave Room 120

July 23: Recording an interview with News and Culture Editor of Crosswalk.com, Katherine Britton at 10am CST

Aug 1: Rev! Magazine to publish a feature article on The Marin Foundation called “Who’s Your Leper”

Aug 1-4: Speaking at Peninsula Covenant Church, and consulting with Churches in the Bay Area

Aug 4-7: Christian Community Development Association Board of Director Emerging Leader Cohort in San Jose, CA

Aug 8: Speaking at the Interdenominational Gathering at the University of Michigan

Aug 11: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 7pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave Room 120

Aug 14: Speaking to the Young Adults group at Newsong Church in Irvine, CA

Aug 16: Preaching all three services (9am, 10:15am, 11:39am) at Newsong Church in Irvine, CA on Proverbs 16:1-7

Aug 21: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 3-5pm CST

Aug 27: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 7pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave Room 120

Aug 28: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 3-5pm CST

Aug 29: Speaking at Willow Creek’s Axis Leadership Conference

Sept 3: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 3-5pm CST

Sept 4-14: Speaking and Consulting on Faith, Sexuality and Culture throughout the United Kingdom within various leaders of churches and educational institutions and seminaries

Sept 17: Teaching Community Analysis at Moody Theological Seminary

Sept 21: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Community Gathering will be at the Sweeting Center Chicago from 6-9pm CST in Room 219.

Sept 22: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 3-5pm CST

Sept 25-28: Speaking at Youth Specialties National Convention Los Angeles, CA

Oct 1: Article by Andrew Marin in Relevant Magazine will be published in their Sept/Oct 2009 issue

Oct 5: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 3-5pm CST

Oct 8: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 3-5pm CST

Oct 8: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 7pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave Room 120

Oct 13: Live Guest on America’s most listened to Christian program, The Frank Pastore Show from 5:20-6pm CST

Oct 17: Officiating a wedding in Chicago, IL

Oct 18-20: Christian Community Development Association Board of Director Emerging Leader Cohort in Cincinnati, OH

Oct 21-25: Speaking at the Christian Community Development Association National Conference Cincinnati, OH

Oct 29: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 3-5pm CST

Oct 29: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Community Gathering held at North Park University for their Unity Week starting at 7pm in the Library, 5114 N. Christiana

Oct 30-Nov 2: Speaking at the Youth Specialties National Convention Cincinnati, OH

Nov 4-5: Speaking at Colgate University in NY.

Nov 11-12: Speaking to the Linn County Association of Evangelicals in Cedar Rapids, IA

Nov 17: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 7pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave Room 120

Nov 18: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 4:30-6pm CST

Nov 20-23: Speaking at the Youth Specialties National Convention Atlanta, GA

Dec 1:Giving the closing prayer at Mosaic Initiative’s World AIDS Day Breakfast from 7-9am at Wheaton College

Dec 3: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 3-5pm CST

Dec 3: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 7pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave Room 120

Dec 8-10: Red Letter Christian Speakers Gathering in Philadelphia, PA hosted by Tony Campolo

Dec 14: The Marin Foundation’s Living in the Tension Community Gathering at 7pm at 5255 N. Ashland Ave Room 120

Dec 17: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 3-5pm CST

Dec 21: Live Chat with Andrew Marin at http://www.loveisanorientation.com/live-chat/ from 3-5pm CST

Dec 27-31: Speaking at the Urbana Missions Convention in St. Louis, MO


2008 Speaking and Event Schedule———-

January 6: Preaching at First Evangelical Free Church Chicago (5249 N. Ashland Ave.) at their 10am service.

January 6: The Marin Foundation will be attending the Dignity Chicago Annual Dinner – www.dignitychicago.org

January 13: Speaking at the GLBT Ministry Cabin Meeting in Oswego, IL at 6:30pm

January 18: Guest on WMBI’s Prime Time Chicago radio show from 3-4pm Central Time. Call in questions are welcomed.

January 28: Speaking at the Covenant Denomination National Convention – Youth Workers Connection at the Hyatt O’Hare hotel from 8:45-9:45 am in International Ballroom Room D.

Feb. 8-10: Speaking at the Urban Youth Workers Institute RELOAD National Tour in Dallas, TX, hosted at The Oaks Fellowship Church Dallas. For more information please visit www.uywi.org.

March 2: Preaching at Willow Creek Community Church DuPage
Campus from 6-8:30pm (www.willowcreek.org/dupage). For more information please contact us directly at info@themarinfoundation.org.

March 9: Speaking at Naperville Covenant Church (www.napervillecovenant.com) from 5-7pm.

March14-17: The Marin Foundation’s Track #2 Classes for the straight religious community will meet at 5243 N. Ashland Ave. 1st Floor, in Chicago:

Friday July 27th from 7-10pm
Saturday July 28th from 2:30-10:30pm
Sunday July 29 from 3-7pm
Monday July 30 from 7-8:30pm

We will provide snacks on Saturday and Sunday, and a full meal on Saturday. The cost is $150/person, or $100/person if registered in a group of 5 or more people. Students are $75/person. The costs are tax-deductible and cover the class materials and the food.

March 29: Speaking at the Urban Youth Workers Institute RELOAD National Tour in San Diego, CA hosted at Horizon Park Chapel San Diego. For more information please visit www.uywi.org.

March 26-30: In Paris, France working on the European leg of The Marin Foundation’s research study

April 5: Speaking at the Urban Youth Workers Institute RELOAD National Tour in Chicago, IL, hosted at North Park University. For more information please visit www.uywi.org.

April 9-11: Attending the Q Conference at Gotham Hall, NYC hosted by the Fermi Project.

May 14-17: Speaking at the Urban Youth Workers Institute National Conference at Azusa University. For more information visit www.uywi.org.

June 1-July 7: Andrew Marin will be on Sabbatical while writing the upcoming book, Love is an Orientation: Elevating the Conversation with the Gay Community by InterVarsity Press to be released May 2009.

July 17: Presenting at Demoiselle 2 Femme (www.demoiselle2femme.org) at their organizational training week at the Wyndam Hotel Chicago.

August 16: Andrew Marin playing for WMBI Radio in the 3rd Annual Charity Softball Game against WYLL Radio. Please bring a backpack that will be given to Chicago youth for the new school year. The game will be held at Benedictine University in Lisle, IL beginning at 1:30pm.

September 16-19: The Marin Foundation is partnering with Urban Youth Workers Institute, Global Lifeworks, Catalyst Community and Kingdom Causes, called The Coalition, to start systemic bridge building between the Conservative Christians and the GLBT community in Southern California. This first event is a Pastor’s Roundtable for Conservative Christian pastors to be held by Newsong Church in Irvine, CA. For more information please contact either The Marin Foundation or John Lewis at john@uywi.org.

www.uywi.org
www.globallifeworks.com
www.ourcatalystcommunity.org
www.kingdomcauses.org

September 22: Teaching at Moody Graduate School in the Urban Studies Department: 6-8:50 pm Sweeting Center Room 349.

September 26: The Marin Foundation will be hosting the Fall OUT! NIGHT. For more information please email info@themarinfoundation.org.

October 10-13: Speaking at the Youth Specialties National Youth Workers Convention in Sacramento, CA. For registration information please visit www.nywc.com. Times as follows:

October 15: The Coalition will be hosting the 2nd Pastor’s Roundtable, this time for the Progressive Inclusive Christian pastors to be held in Southern California. For further information please contact either The Marin Foundation or Eric at twoworldcollision@yahoo.com.

October 17-19: Officiating a Wedding in Miami, FL.

October 22-26: Speaking at the Christian Community Development Association (CCDA) National Conference in Miami, FL. For registration information please visit www.ccda.org.

October 31-November 3: Speaking at the Youth Specialties National Youth Workers Convention in Pittsburgh, PA. For registration information please visit www.nywc.com. Times as follows:

November 10-12: Speaking at Park Cities Baptist Church in Dallas, TX. For more information please visit www.ethosdallas.org.

November 14-16: The Coalition will be hosting the 3rd event in the Southern California Series. This is an all-day training open to the public to bring the Conservative Christians and the GLBT community together. Further details to arrive shortly. For more information please contact either The Marin Foundation or John Lewis at john@uywi.org.

November 21-24: Speaking at the Youth Specialties National Youth Workers Convention in Nashville, TN.

 

2007 Speaking and Event Schedule———-

January 6: Speaking at the Moody Men’s Bible Study Prayer and Praise Group

February 9: The next wave of our Track #2 classes for the straight Christian community will begin

March 8: Speaking at the Gay-Straight Alliance for the District 204 High Schools in Naperville, hosted by Neuqua Valley High School

March 9: The next wave of our Track #1 classes for the GLBT community will begin

March 18: Preaching at Calvary Church Naperville, IL

March 3: Speaking at the RELOAD regional conference, as a part of the Urban Youth Workers Institute National Tour, hosted by North Park University, beginning at 8:30am. Andrew will be speaking on Building Bridges with GLBT Youth. If interested in attending, please contact us directly.

March 8: Speaking at the Illinois School District 204 Gay-Straight Alliances, hosted by Neuqua Valley High School at 2:45pm. If interested in attending, please contact us directly.

March 9-12: The Marin Foundation’s Weekend Modular Track #1 Classes for the GLBT Community.

March 18: Speaking at Calvary Church Naperville, IL. If interested in attending, please contact us directly.

April 29-July 1: The Marin Foundation’s Track #1 Classes for the straight religious community, hosted by Uptown Baptist Church in Chicago. If interested in attending, please contact us directly.

April 22: Preaching at First Evangelical Free Church Chicago at the 9am and 11am services.

May 16-20: Speaking at Urban Youth Workers Institute National Conference.

June 2: Preaching at the Prime Timers Breakfast at Calvary Church Naperville at 8:30am.

June 16-17: The Marin Foundation will have a booth at the Gay Pride Parade in Grand Rapids, MI.

June 24: The Marin Foundation will be represented at the Chicago Gay Pride Parade.

July 16-20: Andrew Marin and Allison Pizzi from Lawndale Christian Health Center HIV/AIDS Division will be presenting at the North American Association of Christian Social Workers Academic Symposium hosted by Trinity Christian College in Palos Heights, IL.

If you are interested in bringing our Track #1 or #2 classes to your area around the country, please contact us as we are currently in talks to go to Cleveland, OH, Los Angeles, CA and a few locations throughout Michigan.

July 25: Speaking to the High School and College Age Group at Good Shepherd Church in Naperville, IL at 7pm.

July 26: Presenting at Willow Creek Church in DuPage.

July 27-30: The Marin Foundation’s Track #2 Classes for the straight religious community will meet at 5243 N. Ashland Ave. 1st Floor, in Chicago:

Friday July 27th from 7-10pm
Saturday July 28th from 2:30-10:30pm
Sunday July 29 from 3-7pm
Monday July 30 from 7-8:30pm

We will provide snacks on Saturday and Sunday, and a full meal on Saturday. The cost is $150/person, or $100/person if registered in a group of 5 or more people. Students are $75/person. The costs are tax-deductible and cover the class materials and the food.

August 11-12: The Marin Foundation will be represented at the Chicago Halsted Market Days collecting participants for the largest national research study ever done in the GLBT and religious communities, Religious Acculturation within the GLBT Community.

August 17-20: The Marin Foundation’s Track #1 Classes for the GLBT Community meeting at 5243 N. Ashland Ave. 1st Floor, in Chicago:

Friday August 17th from 7-10pm
Saturday August 18th from 12-8pm
Sunday August 19th from 3-7pm
Monday August 20th from 7-8:30pm

We will provide snacks on Saturday and Sunday, and a full meal on Saturday. The cost is $150/person, or $100/person if registered in a group of 5 or more people. Students are $75/person. The costs are tax-deductible and cover the class materials and the food.

August 23-26: The Marin Foundation team will be in Louisville, KY to support our dear friend Becky Olszewski who will be competing in the IRONMAN Competition to raise money for The Marin Foundation. The IRONMAN consists of a 2.4 mile swim, 112 miles bike and a 26.2 mile run. To find out more information, please visit http://januscharitychallenge.kintera.org/ky07/beckyo .

Sept. 7-8: Track #2 Seminar in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

September 28 – October 1: The Marin Foundation’s Track #2 Classes for the Straight Religious Community meeting at 5243 N. Ashland Ave. 1st Floor, in Chicago:

Friday September 14th from 7-10pm
Saturday September 15th from 12-8pm
Sunday September 16th from 3-7pm
Monday September 17th from 7-8:30pm

We will provide snacks on Saturday and Sunday, and a full meal on Saturday. The cost is $150/person, or $100/person if registered in a group of 5 or more people. Students are $75/person. The costs are tax-deductible and cover the class materials and the food.

October 10-14: Speaking at the Christian Community Development Association (CCDA) National Conference in St. Louis, MO on Building Bridges within the GLBT Community.

October 19-22: The Marin Foundation’s Track #1 Classes for the GLBT Community meeting at 5243 N. Ashland Ave. 1st Floor, in Chicago:

Friday October 19th from 7-10pm
Saturday October 20th from 12-8pm
Sunday October 21st from 3-7pm
Monday October 22nd from 7-8:30pm

We will provide snacks on Saturday and Sunday, and a full meal on Saturday. The cost is $150/person, or $100/person if registered in a group of 5 or more people. Students are $75/person. The costs are tax-deductible and cover the class materials and the food.

Oct. 26-27: Lecturing at North Park University’s Center for Youth Ministry Studies. This is a undergraduate college credited course, and if you are interested please register through the admission department at North Park University.

November 2-14: The Marin Foundation Chicago will be closed.

December 7-10: The Marin Foundation’s Track #2 Classes for the Straight Religious Community meeting at 5243 N. Ashland Ave. 1st Floor, in Chicago:

Friday December 7th from 7-10pm
Saturday December 8th from 12-8pm
Sunday December 9th from 3-7pm
Monday December 10th from 7-8:30pm

We will provide snacks on Saturday and Sunday, and a full meal on Saturday. The cost is $150/person, or $100/person if registered in a group of 5 or more people. Students are $75/person. The costs are tax-deductible and cover the class materials and the food.


2006 Speaking and Event Schedule———-

May 2: Speaking at GLAAD dinner/discussion with Michael Leppen from the Hoover Foundation and Neil Giuliano, President of GLAAD

May 8-9: Speaking at the Empire State Pride Agenda National Conference in Albany, NY

May 12: The Marin Foundation has been invited to a documentary movie premier, For The Bible Tells Me So, by director Daniel Karslake

May 21: Preaching at First Evangelical Free Church at 5249 N. Ashland in Chicago at the 9 am and 11 am services

June 2: Andrew Marin on radio station WMBI. This interview will be posted soon on our website.

June 4: Speaking at Moody Memorial Church, Chicago.

June 10: First Evangelical Free Church and The Marin Foundation will be hosting a booth at the Andersonville Chicago Midsomarfest from 10am-11pm.

June 11: Preaching at Calvary Memorial Church, Oak Park (931 Lake St.). Services begin at 8:30 am, 10:00 am and 11:30 am.

June 25: The Marin Foundation will be attending the Gay Pride Parade in Chicago, garnering further participants for our current research study. July 11: Andrew Marin will be holding a one night training class at Moody Bible Institute (Sweeting Center Room 219, 6:30-8p.m.) for the Gay Games Volunteers.

July 13: Andrew Marin will be a guest on radio station WMBI, Prime Time Chicago with Collin Lambert, at 3:30 Central Standard Time.

July 15 – 22: The Marin Foundation team will be at each athletic site throughout the week for the Gay Games garnering participants for our current research study.

July 16: The Marin Foundation in sponsorship with Human Rights Campaign and others will be hosting the Faith and Fairness Event during the Gay Games at the Chicago Cultural Center (78 E. Washington St.) from 12-4p.m.

September 22: Speaking to HIV/AIDS physicians at the University of Illinois at Chicago and the Lawndale Christian Health Center

September 27 – October 1: Speaking at the Christian Community Development Association National Conference

December 1: Speaking at World AIDS Day prayer breakfast held at the Arrowhead Golf Course Club House sponsored by the Mosaic Initiative