Stories by Adele Finney

Adele Finney

Christmas Reflection and Prayer

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Liselle and her son Liobert. Photo: Simon Chambers

For us in northern countries, Christmas comes as light starts to grow again in winter darkness. It is part way into a winter that lasts […]

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Earthquakes and Rainbows

Field Blog
A rainbow over the beach in Bohol, Philippines. Photo: Adele Finney

I am already home, but my mind and heart are full of the visit to the Philippines …and the hollowed out exhaustion of jet lag […]

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What are you Planning to Do Now? Part 1

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Anglican Alliance Advisory Council members Elisha London, Global Poverty Project and Robert Kereopa, Executive Officer for Anglican Missions Board , Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia. Photo: Adele Finney

Part of Anglican Alliance meetings is a visit to local ministry among vulnerable people. At this combined Board of Trustees meeting we toured a Hong […]

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Called to the Work

Field Blog

The first opportunity I took to reflect on desires and demands came with a request from the Co-Executive Directors of the Anglican Alliance to lead […]

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Desires and Demands

Field Blog

A couple weeks ago I heard Peter Mansbridge interviewing Joseph Boyden about his novel The Orenda. Apparently the first 20 pages were written on a […]

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Filipinos helping Filipinos

Asia Pacific Stories, Emergency Response Stories, Philippines, Stories by Region

The first week after Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines, a woman in my home parish said to me, “You know what really impresses me about […]

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A Migrant Moment

Asia Pacific Stories, Field Blog
Anglican Alliance Hong Kong

PWRDF’s Executive Director, Adele Finney, is in Hong Kong on the second leg of her Asian trip.  Here is her blog for November 15.Late yesterday […]

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Voices of Partnership

Asia Pacific Stories, Field Blog, Philippines

PWRDF’s Executive Director, Adele Finney, is currently visiting PWRDF partners in Asia.  Here is her third blog from her trip: “As those who oppress people […]

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Silence my Soul

Asia Pacific Stories, Field Blog, Philippines

Here is the second guest blog by Adele Finney, PWRDF’s Executive Director, from her travels to Asia. Quezon City, Philippines Bilateral Partners Conference November 10, […]

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When Am I?

Asia Pacific Stories, Field Blog, Philippines

The following is the first guest-blog by Adele Finney, PWRDF’s Executive Director.  She is currently travelling to Asia to meet with PWRDF partners there and […]

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