Just minutes into this world, Christy Dunaway’s life as an infant born in October 1963 without either forearm and missing a leg hit an extreme fork in the road. Despite the medical advice of the era, her parents chose for her the path of unconditional love, acceptance, and trust.
Whether He speaks to you on a soft breeze or yells at you over your workout music, God finds a way to get His message across, just as Mandi Burgess of Madison, MS, discovered recently. And heeding His not-so-subtle call, led her on a trip abroad that opened her heart to what mission work truly means.
The Awkward Southerner learns that lessons about accepting others and appreciating God’s grace can come from the most unlikely places.