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By Donald C. Mullen MD MDiv FACS

“When I first met Don Mullen in my preaching sessions, I knew that he had come to Princeton Seminary after years as a number one cardiac health professional in Milwaukee. I quickly got here to gain that his clinical flair was once matched by means of his many different gifts--- presents for trustworthy preaching, clever management, pastoral compassion, and deep commitment to the gospel. during this breathtaking memoir, we see Don Mullen swap path from his winning scientific profession to turn into a brave therapeutic presence and witness for the gospel in many of the world’s so much hard locations. via this e-book, what has been an experience of religion and desire for Dr. Mullen turns into one for the reader as well.”

—Thomas G. lengthy, Professor of Preaching, Emeritus,
Candler tuition of Theology, Emory University

In his ebook, a thorough swap of course, Dr. Don Mullen describes the adventure of a hugely profitable conservative cardiac health care provider with over 3 thousand open-heart methods and plenty of millions of thoracic and vascular surgical procedures, which took him in a course he by no means notion he may move. This trip all started with a visit to a small project sanatorium in Tenwek, Kenya, in 1981, which resulted in a transformation in his occupation. the various studies in such a lot of international locations confident him revolutionary angle towards his theology and politics used to be extra applicable to a Christ-centered lifestyles than his past ideals. Dr. Mullen has labored in 3 conflict zones (twice in Iraq, and in Sudan and Rwanda), a number of nations in every single place Africa, the a ways East (India, Vietnam, Laos, China, and Papau New Guinea), and the center East. He has spoken and preached in dozens of church buildings within the usa approximately his perspectives built from those studies. The publication is a memoir of the non secular trip of a general practitioner and his lifestyles earlier than and after his defining second of switch, with his background, that could have resulted in his nonconformist personality.

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