A Journey on the Margins: Reflections of a Korean- American Presbyterian
As we are formed more into the image of Christ and as we understand that the church is a grace-based community, we can come before one another with a spirit of deep humility and trust.
I remember it like yesterday. He came up to me and asked, "Where are you from?"
Since at that moment I happened to be in Irvine, California, I immediately responded, "I live in Corona del Mar."
"No, no," he said, "where are you from?"
Somewhat confused but still attempting to be respectful, I answered, "I'm from here-Southern California."
Clearly that was not what this inquirer had in mind. With even more intensity, he tried one last time: "...