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Nelson Mendoza is a junior seminarian at the Seminary of the Southwest in Austin, TX. While he was born in the Philippines, he spent his formative years growing in up Virginia and the past five years in Phoenix, AZ. Within his activism work, Nelson has organized around marriage equality, interfaith community building, race and reconciliation work, and much more.

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Sep 06, 2017

“Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for by doing that some have entertained angels without knowing it.” Hebrews 13:2

When I was young, I would often ask my mother stories about why we came to America. I wondered why we didn’t stay in the Philippines with many of our other family members. I was curious about why my mom would want to leave a place that she grew up in and established her life within. After all, these were the beautiful lands that held many of her fondest memories. 

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