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A bunch of misfits

“I joined a homegroup (Bible Study or life group) two years ago and as time passes, more and more of each member’s character is coming forward,” says Renette. “It dawned on me the other day that we honestly do not have anything in common. No one does the same job or has the same friends or enjoys the same hobbies. No one would have met if it wasn’t for the homegroup. The only thing in common is our love for Jesus.”

Cultural lenses

"We all look at the world with our different cultural lenses," said OMer Ivy. "However, I feel like I am the only one wearing yellow glasses among people wearing either green or red glasses.

God uses your differences

“If you go to there, you’ll be the first brown missionary they've ever seen,” warned one missionary to me as I prepared to serve God in South Asia," OMer Ava remembered . "I laughed at those words, not knowing how much they would affect my daily life when I moved to Asia in January 2017."