The Rev. Heidi Torgerson-Martinez is the associate director for global service-YAGM and Recruitment in the ELCA’s Global Mission unit.
 “Is that really what it’s like in the United States, Heidi?” asked an elderly friend as we sat around the kitchen table one afternoon. “Isn’t it true that everybody has their own bedroom and their own house? That everybody has cars and big televisions and internet in their houses? I’d never go myself; I’m […]