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Vocation as Ministry. By Darwin M. and Janet L. R. Melnyk, page 2
Only through our faith can our work transform our world.

Because a Fire Burns in My Head. By Susan Shaw, page 6
"Where your deep gladness and the world's deep hunger meet..."

The Call to Ministry. By Denis Knight, page 8
From suburbia to the inner-city, a doctor "leaves his nets."

The Widow and the Snowy Sidewalk. By Cliff Loesch, page 10
"All our needs are part of the same piece of fabric."

Queries on Radical Stewardship, page 12
Hey! This might be for you.

A Neglected Resource. By Bruce Bishop. page 14
Can the church minister to us through ALL of life's transitions?

The Ministry of Work. By D. Elton Trueblood, page 18
Does God have a divine intention for everyone?

Unexpected Holy Ground. By Marilyn D. Brenden, page 20
How God used cancer and computers

Regular Features
Speaking the Truth, 4
To the Point, 7
Friends Read, 9
Ponderings and Bustlings, 13
On the Growing Edge, 16
What About Our Friends? 21


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Evangelical Friend, May/June 1993 (Vol. 26, No. 5)