call to ministry, part ii
In part due to my experience in Africa, I returned in the fall of 2009 to Seattle for graduate school at Northwest University. Though my studies were focused on non-profit management and international development, art and role of worship in the life of the church were never far from my mind. I began attending Sanctuary Church, a small Christian Reformed Church here in the Greenwood neighborhood of...
call to the ministry, part i
“So, when are you joining the ministry?” I heard this phrase on many occasions growing up in church. Not because of any passionate or charismatic sermons in youth group or expressed interest to be in pastoral leadership, but rather because my dad was the pastor of our church. “Oh, that’s not for me,” was my usual response. Somewhere along my journey though I came...