David Hayward, 2022 Affirmation International Conference
Cartoonist known as “NakedPastor” David Hayward speaking at the 2022 Affirmation International Conference on Friday, October 7th, 2022, at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah.
About David Hayward
David Hayward is the NakedPastor. After 30 years as a pastor, he left the ministry and pursued his passion for art. His work challenges the status quo, deconstructs dogma, and promotes critical thinking. David lives with his wife Lisa near Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada.
About the Affirmation International Conference
The Affirmation International Conference is an annual conference hosted by Affirmation: LGBTQ Mormons, Families & Friends for the worldwide LGBTQIA+ Latter-day Saint community.
About Affirmation: LGBTQ Mormons, Families & Friends
Affirmation creates worldwide communities of safety, love, and hope and promotes understanding, acceptance, and self-determination of individuals of diverse sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions. We affirm the inherent self-worth of LGBTQIA+ individuals as complete, equal, and valuable persons and support them as they define their individual spirituality and intersection with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Affirmation’s vision is to be a refuge to land, heal, share, and be authentic.