Nonviolent Atonement Series: Mako Nagasawa

September 21, 2021 01:05:33
Nonviolent Atonement Series: Mako Nagasawa
Inverse Podcast
Nonviolent Atonement Series: Mako Nagasawa

Sep 21 2021 | 01:05:33


Show Notes

Mako Nagasawa joined Dr. Drew Hart and Jarrod McKenna to talk about Nonviolent Atonement.

Mako Nagasawa grew up in Cerritos, CA, and went north to Stanford, where he studied Industrial Engineering and Public Policy, with a focus on education. He worked at Intel Corp for 6 years while serving a Spanish-speaking ministry to Mexican immigrants in East Palo Alto, CA. He married Ming in May 1999 and moved to Boston, MA. He then worked for two startup companies trying to bring technology and jobs to inner-city communities. 

Mako earned a Master’s in Theological Studies from Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Seminary in May 2019. 

Since 2000, Mako, Ming, and their two children John and Zoe have lived among friends in a Christian intentional community house in a Black and Brown neighborhood in Dorchester. Mako has done campus ministry since 2001 and founded The Anástasis Center in 2014 (then called New Humanity Institute). 


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