Lara Buchanan is an OCCA Fellow. Lara holds degrees in History, English Literature, and Education from the University of Cape Town as well as a Certificate in Theology and Apologetics through the OCCA and Wycliffe Hall. Lara has a particular interest in developing connections with people from other cultures and faith backgrounds. Her passion is to grow in her love for people and her understanding of different worldviews that she may effectively introduce as many as she can to Jesus Christ. Lara has led and been involved in various missions in Africa, Europe, and across the UK. She loves to worship, pray, and preach the gospel. For the past three years Lara has served as a member of the leadership team at St Aldate’s Church in Oxford. Before that, she was a secondary school teacher in South Africa and London.