Monthly Archives: March 2009

Move on?

On Tuesday, my El Salvador group met for our last post-trip session. Although I had been looking forward to checking off another requirement for my M. Div. degree, it was a bittersweet moment. I felt a sense of sadness that … Continue reading

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More on Romero …

After I posted the last entry about Archbishop Romero, I realized that there was so much more to say about this man of God. To truly understand his passion, though, one must hear his voice and read his words. So … Continue reading

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Oscar Romero: Presente!

“The greatest sign of faith in a God of life is the witness of those who are willing to give up their own life … Frequently I have been threatened with death. I should tell you that, as a Christian, … Continue reading

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Fringes: A Story of Brokenness and Wholeness

Thanks to all of my friends and family who prayed for the people of El Salvador and their presidential elections last Sunday. Mauricio Funes, the FMLN candidate, won this historic election and the Salvadoran people believe a new “hope is … Continue reading

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Corruption

My heart is heavy today for the people of El Salvador. Throughout the day I have been checking news sources and following the blogs of some of the International Election Observers and am saddened by the reports of corruption and … Continue reading

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Prayers for the Presidential Elections in El Salvador

Tomorrow, March 15, is election day in El Salvador. In a country that is still healing from a 12-year civil war (1980 – 1992) and where issues of poverty and violence are very real, there is much at stake in … Continue reading

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Home

It has been over a week since I posted something here. I will try to do better. Last week was busy with lots of reading and paper writing before break and I had my weekend UM Doctrine class. On Sunday … Continue reading

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