Founder and executive director of the gay christian network ive never attended a christian conference so energized by the spirit, so devoid of empty showmanship or preoccupation with image, so grounded in love and abounding in grace. The gay christian network will be hosting their annual mountain top experience conference in january 2011. According to their website, contemplativeemerging christianity today editor philip yancey will be this years key note speaker (). Little needs to be said here, but as roger oakland pointed out in his book faith undone, one of the propensities of contemplativeemerging figures is. Discover what makes the gay christian network conference the worlds largest, most celebrated, and most affordable annual lgbt christian event. these 100 lgbtq evangelicals were just a small percentage of the nearly 1,500 people that gathered at the oregon convention center in portland for the gay christian network conference, an annual gathering of lgbtq christians and our allies hosted by the gay christian network. This years conference brought together a diverse group of lgbtq. robyn ford, a gay christian network board member and longtime conference attendee was glad to see the christian lgbt community become aware. The evangelical network (ten) is an association of lgbt&s affirming evangelical ministries and individuals. The ten annual conference is a three to four day event welcoming lgbt&s affirming christians from across the country to participate in fellowship, worship, feature events, and workshops. i went to the gay christian networks live it out conference in chicago a little unsure of what to expect, a little perplexed that someone like me would be invited, and a little freaked out about what to say as a straight woman to a group of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender christiansmany of whom have been severely wounded by. Contemplative philip yancey keynote speaker at the 2011 gay christian network conference. The gay christian network will be hosting their annual mountain top experience conference in january 2011. According to their website, contemplativeemerging christianity today editor philip yancey will be this years key note speaker. hundreds of lgbt christians gathered last weekend in portland, ore. , for the gay christian networks largest annual conference to date. Q christian fellowship is cultivating radical belonging for lgbtq christians and allies. We are a diverse community with varied backgrounds, cultures, theologies and denominations, drawn together through our love of christ and our belief that every person is a beloved child of god.