Adoption

a journey of faith

Six years ago, God blessed us with some of the sweetest friends. We were a large, busy family with seven children then. They had just started growing their family and only had one little boy. I will never forget the first time we had the Hewitts over for a meal. For hours and hours we […] Read more…

run. walk. adopt.

Over the years we have been involved with a few adoption agencies as we have brought our children home. The last one we used was Nightlight Christian Adoptions. They were absolutely amazing! At every stage of the process, they were there–with a kind email, a word of encouragement, and Christ-centered advice. They’re just the real […] Read more…

sister secrets

Because every little sister needs a big sister to share her secrets with. And her sweet, sweet loves and kisses, too. “God places the lonely in families.” ~~  Psalm 68:6       Read more…

for ever and ever

Several years ago, soon after bringing Hailee and Harper home from Ukraine, I shared my heart here on a topic that many, many people ask us about. In fact, it’s often one of the first things that people ask me as they get to know our family. I understand!  It’s a big issue. “What will […] Read more…

adoptive family looking for help

Hey, friends.  I was going to share this on Facebook but thought I’d post it here because I know that many people don’t have FB accounts.  My beautiful friend, Lorraine, has a large family with a few adopted children who have special needs.  Last year Lorraine was diagnosed with cancer and her family is desperately […] Read more…

the cost

I once read somewhere that if you want to have your life turned upside down and inside out, go and adopt a child. I guess in many ways, it’s true.  Adoption is stretching and challenging and it’s messy.  It’s one of those things that will cause us to look inwardly and examine every motive of […] Read more…

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