The Call to Hospitality: “Houseguests are Like Fish”

All Christians are called to hospitality--we never know when we're entertaining angels right? My husband and I also really enjoy having dinner guests and houseguests, most of the time, assuming we're not in pre- or post-baby survival mode.But I've been startled a few times at how my patience and generosity begin to run very, very thin when guests stay for more than a couple of nights. Even the dearest friends. I start measuring what I'm giving; I start resenting the extra cleaning and … [Read more...]