Schedule: RESCHEDULED to TUESDAY, JANUARY 28, 2020
Enrollment: 10 min./35 max.
LGBTQ+ people of faith struggle to integrate a faith tradition or spirituality that labels them as a problem with their experience of the Divine. Journey with LGBTQ+ individuals as they learn to embrace the problem and transform it into a gift. There will be a powerpoint/multimedia style presentation, interspersed with question and answer periods. We will also have individual and group reflection and conversation.
Brian Halderman serves as the Director of Community Engagement and Success with GivePulse, a civic tech firm that supports volunteer and event management software for nonprofits, higher education, municipalities and corporate partners. He has served as Director of the Center for Civic Engagement at The University of Texas at San Antonio and as the University Minister for Social Justice at St. Mary’s University. Brian is an adjunct faculty member in the department of Sociology at St. Mary’s. He is active with the peaceCENTER San Antonio, Compassionate San Antonio, the San Antonio LGBT Chamber of Commerce, and the City of San Antonio’s Faith Based Initiative. He earned a BA in Religious Studies from the University of Dayton and a Master’s in Social Work from Washington University in Saint Louis.