sometimes, being a peacemaker can get lonely.
while many others carve paths forward emboldening a preferred perspective – whether conservative or progressive – creating spaces at the intersections between those two communities isn’t an easy road.
some might say it’s even a narrow path.
yet recently, in our work at The Marin Foundation, we came across new faces and became fast friends with the hearts and minds behind Level Ground. as members of our team met with chelsea and samantha, it was evident that we’d found kindred spirits – interested in using their unique gifts, talents, education, passions and abilities toward creating safe and sacred spaces for individuals to more peacefully and more productively navigate the tension filled spaces found in the cultural disconnect at the intersection of faith, gender and sexuality.