Growth and witness in our vocations of farming,
business, teaching, voluntary service, and community involvement
are symbolized by flowering plants.
The Church in the World is symbolized by the
dove of peace with the fire of commitment.
Jesus said I have come that men may have
life... Ye are the light of the world... Let your light so shine
before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your
Father which is in heaven. John 10:10 and Matthew 5:14, 16
Note also Hebrews
Go forth therefore and make all nations my
disciples; baptize men everywhere in the name of the Father and
the Son and the Holy Spirit, and teach them to observe all that
I have commanded you. Matthew 28:19,