A Pathway to Citizenship

But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on his name: John 1:12 KJV Acceptance is something all of us long to experience. Feeling hopeless because of war, poverty or violence many travel across borders without documents searching for a place…

The New People

For the entire ten years we lived in a rural Pennsylvania community we were considered the “New People”. I felt better when I learned that there were other “New People” just up the road from us.  They were from New Jersey and had lived there since the 1950’s! In a more serious light the hysteria…

Undocumented?

When I was a teenager one of my friends wrote a song called “I don’t want to get adjusted to this world.” Though I cannot remember a word of the lyrics that title sticks in my memory. Too often we spend our time and energy rushing around hoping to be accepted by people. We are…

Our Citizenship in Heaven

  For our citizenship is in heaven, from which we also eagerly wait for the Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ,      Philippians 3:20 One night a few years a go we had a baptism service in which we witnessed an Egyptian, a Brazilian and an American being baptized one after another. It was an awesome experience seeing that three of…