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“Our understanding of fulfillment must include suffering.” Ajith Fernando

This week I had the privilege of being one of the Lausanne bloggers who got to interview and sit at the feet of Ajith Fernando. I first “met” Ajith at Urbana 87, as he was the keynote speaker. Of course I didn’t meet him. There were 18,000 students there, eager to learn about mission. What […]

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What if I suffer alone?

What if I suffer alone?

This post has been percolating in me the past few days. Bits and pieces come to me as I think about isolation and suffering. What happens if we suffer alone? Does it matter? Make a difference? Indicate a tinge of our own significance? Job suffered alone. Yes, he had his wife and his well-meaning friends, […]

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