Sometimes it is very depressing to me to see that the same group of siblings a year or even several years down the road are still waiting to be adopted. There’s a fear that slowly is becoming a reality for these kids. The fear that they’ll never find a family, and it saddens me. They… Continue reading The Greatest Cause is Seeing them Home
Houston is waiting to find a family. He was found at a year old and is now seven. He has some medical needs, so the family that adopts him will have to have access to some medical resources. There is a $5000 grant for his adoption and reduced fees. Just glancing through his profile, I… Continue reading Waiting to Come Home
I just started reading How Can I be Sure I’m a Christian by Donald S. Whitney for a second time. It is a really great book, and I think it will be something I might occasionally post about on my blog. Enjoy! According to researcher George Barna, 99% of Americans believe they’re going to heaven. … Continue reading Assurance of Heaven-Is it possible?
She was eight years old, wandering the streets, begging for food, because there wasn’t any at home. She was abused, unloved, and unwanted. She went to bed, having daily nightmares–afraid of what tomorrow would hold. They brought her to safety. Recently, she gained a brother. Both need a home. significant trauma…abuse…older child…parent death…cerebral palsy…epilepsy…HIV+….premature…poverty… developmental… Continue reading To Be Loved Immensely
Summer is flying by this year. Between the wedding, dog training for the puppy, my book, and regular life, it feels like I’ve barely had enough time to dedicate to each. Still, summer is a wonderful thing! With it comes watermelon, warm sunshine, swimming, corn on the cob, the grill, fresh cut grass, ….oh, and… Continue reading Sweet Tea and the Finer Things of Life
Count to two… …in the time it took you to do this, one orphan has aged out of a government system, into the world with no home or family. 38,493 children age out of the system every day; for most, no one is available to guide them and still they’ve never heard those three words… Continue reading You are Their Hope
Exodus 34:8-10 “Moses made haste to bow low toward the earth and worship. He said, “ If now I have found favor in Your sight, O Lord, I pray, let the Lord go along in our midst, even though the people are so obstinate, and pardon our iniquity and our sin, and take us as Your… Continue reading Take Us As Your Own Possession