Love Is an Orientation features six video sessions with participant's guide, focusing on building bridges with the gay community. Each session comes out of author Andrew Marin's personal, real-world experiences engaging in the lives of lesbian, gay, and transgender people in Chicago's Boystown neighborhood. Marin helps you realize you can hold onto your beliefs and still build bridges in the most uncomfortable of spaces. DVD/Participant Guide Set. 6 Sessio ns; Approx. 185 Total Minutes.
Format: Other Number of Pages: 96 Vendor: Zondervan Publication Date: 2011
Dimensions: 8.25 X 5.50 (inches) ISBN: 031068451X ISBN-13: 9780310684510 Availability: In Stock
In this six-session small group Bible study, Love is an Orientation, Andrew Marin leads you in peaceful and productive ways to engage the theological, political and social disconnects between the Christian and the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities. Pack includes one softcover Participant Guide and one DVD.
Andrew Marin is president and founder of The Marin Foundation, a nonprofit organization that seeks to build bridges between the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender (GLBT) and religious communities. He is the author of Love Is an Orientation.
Ginny Olson abides in Minneapolis, MN where she is the Director of Youth Ministry for the Northwest Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church as well as a writer, speaker and consultant. Previously, she was one of two directors of the Center for Youth Ministry Studies at North Park University in Chicago, Illinois. She also served on the youth ministry staffs at Willow Creek Community Church and Grace Church, Edina, Minnesota. She is the author of Teenage Girls and co-editor and contributor to Breaking the Gender Barrier in Youth Ministry.