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Things I love about La Paz #5

#5 Apthapi An apthapi can be described as the altiplano version of a potluck. Here in the city, food may be brought in casserole dishes or pots, or simply wrapped up in an aguayo blanket. The blankets can be conveniently opened and set … Continue reading

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Better Together: New Steps in Mission

A lot of my energy these days is going toward preparations for a Presbyterian World Mission consultation in Dallas this October, called Better Together. It’s a gathering of a wide variety of folks from across the PC(USA) and partner churches … Continue reading

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June news

Yes, you read that right! I realize July’s almost over, but I’m a bit behind since this newsletter wasn’t up yet before I left for General Assembly and a couple weeks of vacation in the U.S.A. I have lots of … Continue reading

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Colombia on my mind…

Today I have the privilege of finding myself in Panama City, representing PC(U.S.A.) World Mission at a meeting with leadership of the Latin American Council of Churches (CLAI) and representatives of churches and aid organizations from North America and Europe … Continue reading

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Blessing, privilege, joy

Since I arrived in Venezuela a week ago, members of the Iglesia Presbiteriana de Venezuela have been gracious, attentive, and informative hosts. My first stop was in Maracaibo, center of the Presbiterio Occidental (Western Presbytery) where I visited churches, met with … Continue reading

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