Episode 5: Prophetic Imagination in a Parking Lot

Mandy McDow, pastor of LA FUMC, shares the story of razing their building in 2002. That reality forces a posture of constant discernment: God, what is the difference you would have us make in this neighborhood in this season?

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Guest Info

Mandy Mc Dow

Rev. Mandy McDow


Rev. Mandy McDow grew up in Knoxville, Tennessee and attended Oglethorpe University in Atlanta, Georgia. She attended Princeton Theological Seminary for her Master of Divinity and is currently pursuing doctoral work at Candler School of Theology.


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