Joyce Del Rosario is currently a PhD student at Fuller Seminary’s School of Intercultural Studies. She was the executive director of New Creation Home Ministries and an area director for Young Life. Joyce is an active leader with the Christian Community Development Association and on faculty with the Sonoran Theological Group. She enjoys volunteering with Youth First in South Central LA.

When I Found Out We Were White
BY JOYCE DEL ROSARIO

I HAD THE STORY all wrong. I used to say it as a point of pride: "I'm of African American descent from the South." In reality, I am a Filipino American from Seattle.