Passages Through Pakistan: An American Girl's Journey of Faith

Passages Through Pakistan: An American Girl's Journey of Faith

Passages Through Pakistan An American Girl s Journey of Faith I had grown up in Pakistan was nurtured on her soil took my first steps and said my first words there Pakistan was a land that knew me before I had a recollection of being before I knew I was human

  • Title: Passages Through Pakistan: An American Girl's Journey of Faith
  • Author: Marilyn R. Gardner
  • ISBN: 9780983865391
  • Page: 131
  • Format: Paperback
  • I had grown up in Pakistan, was nurtured on her soil, took my first steps and said my first words there Pakistan was a land that knew me before I had a recollection of being before I knew I was human Memories of joy and pain, close friendships and loneliness interweave in this compelling portrait of an extraordinary childhood In Passages Through Pakistan, Marilyn Ga I had grown up in Pakistan, was nurtured on her soil, took my first steps and said my first words there Pakistan was a land that knew me before I had a recollection of being before I knew I was human Memories of joy and pain, close friendships and loneliness interweave in this compelling portrait of an extraordinary childhood In Passages Through Pakistan, Marilyn Gardner traces a journey of growing faith and emerging identity in a small missionary community From the close quarters of boarding school, to the strangeness of furloughs in her parents native Massachusetts, this honest portrayal of a young girl s struggles with faith, friendship, and belonging will resonate deeply with a wide range of readers.Marilyn Gardner spent her childhood and adolescence in Pakistan and raised her five children in Pakistan and Egypt She now lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts, where she works as a public health nurse with underserved immigrant communities Marilyn is the author of Between Worlds Essays on Culture and Belonging and blogs at Communicating Across Boundaries and A Life Overseas.

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    Thoroughly enjoyed this book by a friend that chronicles her growing up years in Pakistan. My brother--Skip--went to Murree Christian School for his 4 years of high school, so it was fun reading more about boarding school life. There's a connection there, which you'll see if you read the book! I love the way that Marilyn is so transparent about the good & the bad, the ups & the downs, including the tracking of her spiritual development through the years of growing up as a TCK in Pakistan [...]

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