PRESCRIPT: Yesterday, my wife and I made presentations to our local Presbytery that set out our respective visions of ministry. This is part of our formation for ordination, and the Presbytery was meeting to discern our readiness for ministry. Detailed below is my statement to Presbytery.
A number of years ago, I was reading a book about the Second World War, a book which contained scholarly articles by noted military historians, retired generals, and former politicians. But it also contained sections of photo-journalism, and in one of these sections when I saw a picture whose image has remained with me ever since. It’s a photo I’m not able to share with you today, as I have never seen it again, and the book has long since passed into the Twilight Zone of past possessions. I even tried looking for it on Google – but the “eye in the sky” let me down! Continue reading “Ministry: A Personal Reflection”