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Called to Serve

Harvard Divinity School Master of Divinity Application Statement of Purpose 6 January, 2009 The dais pulses with people sharing the communion meal as the crowd surges forward to receive blessings from the Bishop of Vellore, beside me. Having received the … Continue reading

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How is God revealed?

As I go back and look at the letters I wrote several years ago, I find that some of the most important reflecting and writing that I was doing was in the form of application essays to seminaries.  Applying to … Continue reading

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The Child of Missionaries: Reflection, June 2007

This is a reflection that I was asked to write for a publication put out by the United Congregational Church of Southern Africa.  It was also published in Disciples World. I watch the red earth puff up in little clouds … Continue reading

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A Blogging Beginning

Whenever someone asks me where I am from, I pause.  The pause may not be outwardly visible, but it’s there, every time.  I was born in South Africa to roving pastor parents.  Yes, they were/are missionaries; I sometimes cringe, even … Continue reading

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