When we grow things we have to create a certain environment for the plants to thrive. Animals grow a certain way by the environment they grow up in. It is important we understand that our own families need a special environment in order to have a healthy family life. Our families are in a small way a representation of what God’s family.
Beyond Today Presenter, United Church of God Pastor
Gary Petty is a 1978 graduate of Ambassador College with a BS in mass communications. He worked for six years in radio in Pennsylvania and Texas. He was ordained a minister in 1984 and has served congregations in Longview and Houston Texas; Rockford, Illinois; Janesville and Beloit, Wisconsin; and San Antonio, Austin and Waco, Texas. He presently pastors United Church of God congregations in Nashville, Murfreesboro and Jackson, Tennessee.