These celebrations are part of a powerful and growing movement in our country and around the world," said David Lubell, Founder and Executive Director of Welcoming
Rich quickly felt like he belonged in this welcoming
environment, and was excited to be a part of the ICU team where he would be challenged and encouraged to continuously grow and improve.
Our firm belief is that if you leave welcoming
and hospitality in the hands of a small committee, the ultimate impact will be limited.
Even so, BC's new welcoming
statement is an important move, and one that follows administrators' OK last year to allow Allies, a GLBT supportive student group, to meet on campus.
Instead, Miller suggests that welcoming
the Other (or the student text) into our lives allows us to become fully human; welcoming
the Other is an opportunity for us to relinquish our "will-to-control.
However, this opening to the needs of others implies a truly warm welcoming
which is only possible in a personal commitment of poverty in spirit.
To preserve these values, the Welcoming
Tennessee Initiative has begun a regional billboard campaign aimed at reminding Nashville area residents that positive voices are needed to elevate the immigration discussion, and to demonstrate our values to the immigrants of our state.
On the last night, the parish church is usually the welcoming
innkeeper, and Mass is celebrated there.
In the Hebrew Scripture hospitality is underscored with classic stories, such as the welcoming
of the three strangers by Abraham and Sarah (Genesis 18), and with God's command to Israel to welcome the stranger and sojourner because the Israelites themselves were in those categories during their slavery in Egypt (e.
So she ran with her daughters past the warning signs - ran next to LAPD Detective Alison Alexander of Canyon Country, who was welcoming
home her husband, Dean.
We were told by Atlantis that unlike the Cayman Islands, the Belizean government was making a point of welcoming
us, "Linton recalls.
For nearly 80 years, the Welcome Wagon brand has been associated with American households, welcoming
millions of families to their new neighborhoods.
The CCT has worked to maintain an open and welcoming
community where people can practice their faith the way they want and maybe even make some friends along the way.
It is because of Dylan's optimism that I have the privilege of welcoming
him to Placerita Junior High.
So I was not surprised by the welcoming
spirit and conviviality or the gusto of the opening hymn.