I’m super excited to be the guest on my darling Jay Mohr‘s Podcast “Mohr Stories” this week! We recorded the episode while I was staying with him in the Pacific Palisades the week after the Grammy Awards.
On the show, Jay and I chat for over an hour about everything from music and mental health advocacy, to overcoming trauma and persistent suicidal ideation. We go deep. Subscribe now at JayMohr.com
to tune in. The episode premieres Monday, March 6th.
Here’s a 10 minute video clip from the taping:
You can listen to the full episode HERE, or click on the image below:
Those of you who followed me while I was doing community work for Portland’s Q Center between 2010-2014 are most likely already familiar with the story of my Inter-Community Dialogue Project between the LGBTQ Community and Mars Hill Church…or, at least, you might think you are familiar.
I have been sitting on a documentary I made over the course of those years, but with everything going on in the world right now, it feels important to finally let people know what REALLY happened.
One major note that’s not captured in the film, is that Mars Hill Church members from our group subsequently denounced the teachings of their former leader and disassembled all of their congregations after we shot the final scenes.
Here is our story…
Watch “Lead With Love”
ABOUT THE FILM
What happens when an out, gay musician befriends an anti-gay church leader?
Notoriously anti-gay conservative evangelical megachurch Mars Hill landed in Portland, Oregon in 2011. The public reacted swiftly in protest of the arrival of these unwelcome ideals and the media picked up the story of their purchase of “the castle” immediately.