Ambassadors: Dealings with Deceived People

(This is the ninth in a series of entries drawing analogies between experiences that Ambassador Joseph Grew shared about in his book Ten Years in Japan and practical aspects of being an ambassador for Jesus Christ) Ambassador Grew had some very challenging situations to address during his years of representing the United States to Japan. … Continue reading Ambassadors: Dealings with Deceived People

Ambassadors: Being Prepared to Give Speeches on Any Topic

(This is the eighth in a series of entries drawing analogies between experiences that Ambassador Joseph Grew shared about in his book Ten Years in Japan and practical aspects of being an ambassador for Jesus Christ) Ambassador Grew spent 17 days aboard a ship traveling from the United States to Japan. While he was onboard … Continue reading Ambassadors: Being Prepared to Give Speeches on Any Topic

Ambassadors: The All-Important Element of Clothing

(This is the seventh in a series of entries drawing analogies between experiences that Ambassador Joseph Grew shared about in his book Ten Years in Japan and practical aspects of being an ambassador for Jesus Christ) Soon after Ambassador Grew arrived in Japan, the Chinese Ambassador came to visit him. The problem was that the … Continue reading Ambassadors: The All-Important Element of Clothing

Ambassadors: Quick to Follow Direction

(This is the sixth in a series of entries drawing analogies between experiences that Ambassador Joseph Grew shared about in his book Ten Years in Japan and practical aspects of being an ambassador for Jesus Christ and is continued from the previous posts regarding the Diplomatic League situation) Ambassador Grew had cabled the US State … Continue reading Ambassadors: Quick to Follow Direction

Ambassadors: Quick to Seek Direction

(This is the fifth in a series of entries drawing analogies between experiences that Ambassador Joseph Grew shared about in his book Ten Years in Japan and practical aspects of being an ambassador for Jesus Christ, and is continued from the previous post regarding the Diplomatic League situation) Following the situation that arose when Ambassador … Continue reading Ambassadors: Quick to Seek Direction

Ambassadors: Willing to Take a Stand for Right

(This is the fourth in a series of entries drawing analogies between experiences that Ambassador Joseph Grew shared about in his book Ten Years in Japan and practical aspects of being an ambassador for Jesus Christ.) Ambassador Grew writes about an incident he had with the German Ambassador. Apparently there was some type of a … Continue reading Ambassadors: Willing to Take a Stand for Right