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Seeking the Other Side-bookcover

By: Colin Ferguson

Seeking the Other Side

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Embark on an extraordinary odyssey of self-discovery in Seeking the Other Side, a gripping tale that transports readers to a pivotal era of early Christianity. Through the eyes of Nruma, a resilient slave, the story unfolds as he gazes across the vast expanse of the great sea, yearning to unravel the mysteries that lie beyond. Against the backdrop of a rapidly evolving world, Nruma’s path leads him to an unimaginable destiny. Transformed into Simon, he becomes an integral part of Jesus’ journey, shouldering the weight of the cross as an unwavering symbol of faith. His travels take him to the vibrant city of Antioch, where he emerges as a visionary, contributing to the very foundations of the nascent Christian Church.

Amidst a tapestry of action and adventure, Nruma’s quest transcends mere physical boundaries. Driven by an unwavering desire to dismantle the shackles of injustice, he courageously confronts the barriers that divide humanity, sparking a powerful ripple effect that resonates far and wide. Seeking the Other Side weaves a riveting narrative, blending historical detail with a profound exploration of the human spirit. In this awe-inspiring tale, the protagonist’s journey serves as a metaphor for the indomitable resilience of the human soul, reminding us that hope and courage can triumph even in the face of seemingly insurmountable obstacles.

The author was born in Perth but moved to Richmond, Surrey, in 1948 and attended Tiffin School, Kingston. He served in the RAF, followed by 9 years in the Bank of England, then retraining as a Probation Officer. He worked as such in Brixton and Battersea as well as two years in Holloway Prison. Came on promotion to Reading in 1979. He retired early, in 1996 and then spent ten years as a Family Mediator. Since then he has written two novels and several books of worship material, mainly new hymns. Also took a master’s degree in Criminal Justice at University of Reading in 1987.
He is married to his wife, Janet, for nearly sixty years and has four children. He is still active in local life and church – a lay preacher for sixty years.

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