But first ... how many proverbs or adages can YOU think of off the top of your head? There are innumerable mutterings of these phrases, uttered by the wise, the ancient, and sometimes your mother. Here are just a few ...
- “A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.”
- “Love is blind.”
- “All roads lead to Rome.”
- “Don’t look a gift horse in the mouth.”
- “Look before you leap.”
- “If you can’t stand the heat, get out of the kitchen.”
I'll bet you can think of many more! Some make you laugh while others slap you in the face, right? Okay, so here is a story about a mission group who started OFF the right way, and then ... and then ... oh boy, right? I am so glad YOU feel God placed this trip and this mission on your heart to the point that you would pack your suitcase weeks in advance. So, please read ahead. Continue these silly proverbs, any examples and challenges, with an open mind, a ready heart, and a willingness to say,