Category Archives: Intern Antonia’s Blog

iPonder: Renewal – September 2020

September 1, 2020
From Antonia Bell-Delgado, Intern Minister Wow! September already? Amazing. My summer was filled with studying, family time, and joining you in worship.  I have enjoyed joining you in the virtual pews on Sundays. Worshipping with you gave me a place...

iPonder: Compassion – June 2020

June 1, 2020
From Antonia Bell-Delgado, Intern Minister At a memorial service held for her husband, Coretta Scott King said that we come closer to the world that her husband envisioned when we reach out a hand to help each other. “The greatness...

iPonder: The In Between – May 2020

May 1, 2020
From Antonia Bell-Delgado, Intern Minister There is a tenderness in this space of time that we are living in. Not here and not quite there. Our lives on hold and yet barreling forward almost as if the mundane can’t take...

iPonder: Intern Minister Service – March 2020

March 1, 2020
From Patricia Patrick, member of the Internship Team When an Intern Minister arrives at the church, an Intern Service Agreement is created.  The agreement is carefully and thoughtfully created by the Intern Minister and the church provides the internship site....

iPonder Integrity – January 2020

January 1, 2020
From Antonia Bell-Delgado, Intern Minister When I started to explore the boundaries of lying, my mother decided that I should learn the poem, “Myself,” by Edgar A Guest.  The first line of the poem is: I have to live with...

iPonder Awe – December 2019

December 1, 2019
From Antonia Bell-Delgado, Intern Minister My Intern Commissioning Ceremony was a beautiful expression of trust and commitment. I was awestruck by how meaningful a declaration of who we are to each other could provide a deeper sense of belonging. I was...