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 healthcare professional in Milwaukee. I quickly got here to achieve that his scientific flair used to be matched by means of his many different gifts--- presents for devoted preaching, clever management, pastoral compassion, and deep commitment to the gospel. during this breathtaking memoir, we see Don Mullen switch course from his winning scientific profession to turn into a brave therapeutic presence and witness for the gospel in a few of the world’s so much difficult locations. via this ebook, what has been an event of religion and wish 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, an intensive swap of path, Dr. Don Mullen describes the adventure of a hugely profitable conservative cardiac health practitioner with over 3 thousand open-heart methods and plenty of millions of thoracic and vascular surgical procedures, which took him in a path he by no means notion he could cross. 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 several reviews in such a lot of nations confident him revolutionary angle towards his theology and politics used to be extra applicable to a Christ-centered lifestyles than his prior ideals. Dr. Mullen has labored in 3 struggle zones (twice in Iraq, and in Sudan and Rwanda), quite a few nations in all places Africa, the some distance 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 constructed from those stories. The ebook is a memoir of the religious trip of a healthcare professional and his lifestyles prior to and after his defining second of swap, with his historical past, that could have ended in his nonconformist personality.
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A Radical Change of Direction: Memoir of the Spiritual Journey of a Surgeon by Donald C. Mullen MD MDiv FACS