You are . . . An Ambassador

“Therefore, we are ambassadors for Christ, as though God were making an appeal through us; we beg you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God.”   2 Corinthians 5:20 Ambassador: The highest-ranking person who represents his or her own government while living in...

A Lesson from my Hydrangea

This is a picture of my hydrangea.  It is just to the right of our front porch, greeting me every time I come in and out of the house.  Don’t feel bad if you aren’t impressed – I don’t expect you to be because, honestly, I’m not either. Every time I go past this bush,...

Celebrating Freedom

In 1988, I spent the 4th of July in an unusual place – The People’s Republic of China.  In the country that invented fireworks and that seemed to have watermelon everywhere, our American group celebrated our country’s birth by inviting our Chinese friends to a day of...