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With 50 years of experience, we "get" that things are always changing! That's why we've dedicated a section of our website to provide the very latest information about the speakers and ministries we serve--and about us, too. Come take a look at "what's new"--or use the sidebar options to take a deeper look at areas of particular interest. In case you wonder what we think, we've dedicated a space for commentary (including guest posts). And take a look at who's been to Ambassador lately in our own version of the Greenroom!

The Value of Every Life

I traveled nearly 2,000 miles home this weekend - from Atlanta to California.  Two airports, two sets of airline attendants and two sets of airline passengers and every time I interacted with someone, I made an effort to wish them a Merry Christmas.

Not "happy holidays," but "Merry Christmas." It's just a greeting, but the underlying significance is great - it's about keeping the "Christ" in Christmas.  It's about one important life given to change the lives of others for eternity.

On January 18th, Sanctity of Life Sunday, pro-life communities across the country join to underscore the ...

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The Time is Now

NATIVITYThis weekend at church, my pastor exhorted the congregation to invite our loved ones to services this month.  He emphasized that, during the Christmas season, unsaved friends and family are much more likely to come than at any other time.  I was reminded of Barry Meguiar's similar way of "seizing the moment" no matter the time of year!

With that in mind, every day in December on "Revival Outside The Walls", Barry is giving helpful tips for winning others to Christ-especially during the holidays.

His approach: "No matter where you go outside the walls this Christmas season, most of ...

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Orange Fling Chicken

  • Monday, December 8, 2014
  • Jani Williamson
  • AAA Cafe


Orange Fling ChickenA friend found this recipe on Emilie Barnes' website and recently sent it to me.  We both agreed that it sounded like a really yummy recipe so I got all the ingredients together and put them in the Crock-Pot to share with my co-workers for lunch.  They ALL agreed . . . it's really YUMMY so you might want to try it too!

Orange Fling Chicken
Serves 4 generously


  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts (you can substitute 6 thighs if you prefer)
  • 1 pkg. Lipton Onion Soup Mix
  • 1 jar orange marmalade


In an 8 x 8-inch casserole dish, fling ...

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Trivia: "Merry (White) Christmas!

White Christmas1)  What do you do if you can't sleep?

2)  Bing & Kaye was previously Bing and ??

3)  Any idea who was originally  cast as Phil for the remake?

4)  Which now classic scene was not originally written for the movie but was put in when the writers observed the actors clowning on the set?

5)  Whose voice is actually on the soundtrack where Betty sings?

6)  "Snow" began as ??

7)  What was the second most succcessful film of 1954?

8)  74.  What significance?

9)  What role is "Emma" more famously known for?

10) What is Mr. Berlin's most ...

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Keeping CHRIST in Christmas

God knows how prone we are to wander and that we need those moments in the calendar year where we can pull away and be reminded of who He is."

-Barbara Rainey on FamilyLife Today

Every year it's my heart's desire to make the most of the Christmas season--with a concerted effort to focus more on God's gift to us and less on decorating, eating, and shopping.

NativityAnd it's FamilyLife's desire to do the same--that is, providing listeners with ways of keeping CHRIST in Christmas.  An important challenge for those of us who are so ...

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Truth? Or Myth? ... from The Garlow Perspective!

Three Wise Men*December 25 is the birthday of Jesus?
  December 25 was the birthday of the pagan God of light.  In 325AD, Roman emperor Constantine re-assigned the meaning to the birthday of Jesus, the true God of Light.

*There were three wise men who arrived to see Jesus?
  there were three gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh.  There may have been ten wise men—each of them bringing some gold, frankincense and myrrh.

Just as there are a lot of myths surrounding the celebration of Christmas, there are a lot of myths about what our children and grandchildren can do ...

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