One Family with a Heart for Adoption

I am a mom who loves Jesus, my precious husband, and my nine beautiful children. These are the things that bring me the most joy.

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9 Children

2 Parents

1 GOD

Life is Unpredictable

One minute I think I have CA figured out. Everything going smoothly. She’s satisfied with me holding her or singing to music then out of no where, a meltdown happens. It is raw, desperate, and needed. Children from abandonment and brokenness have lots of pain...

In the Trenches

Maybe you are wondering where I am and why I’ve been awfully quiet here on the blog. Remember my Metamorphosis of an Adopted Child series? Metamorphosis of an Adopted Child Cocooning is Critical Cocooning 2 10 Musts for Successful Cocooning Beautiful Butterflies...

Nothing is a Coincidence

Scott and I met a sweet couple on our long leg (15+ hours) from LA to Guangzhou. I was taking E&H to the bathroom for the 50th time although this time, H had just woken up from a deep sleep frightened, needing to go to the potty, and thrown up everywhere. All over...

The Hard in the Unknown

For nine months we had known Calla was our baby daughter. We chose her mostly from a calling through God. I saw her face and knew her. We reviewed her file and sent to medical people as well to know her better. We received updates and photos of her through our wait...

One Thing I’ve Learned~

All the advice I have freely given to you all via this blog over the last months about adoption… It’s JUST advice! I just experienced it again over the last three weeks and most of the things I have shared fell worthless because One Thing I’ve...

Lekberg Adoption Story

hi friends. I am a gospel believing, crazy in love, mother to three, southern gal, who’s passionate about adoption. Our journey to parenthood began in May of 2010 when we started our adoption process. Ten months later, we brought home our daughter, Mae, from China....

The Berry Adoption Story

Anytime I get to tell the story of our journey to adoption I absolutely am honored and jump at the chance. For our story isn’t a story of us “doing something nice” or “rescuing children” but more of a story of God writing into our lives what HE desired our Family to...

All Things From His Hand are GOOD!!!

The call to move to Haiti came unexpectedly. Even though we’ve been in the process of adopting our two newest children from here for over 2 years and have come to visit them half a dozen times, we never thought we would live here. But the call came so clear that...

Mixon Adoption Story

My story is infused with adoption. I was born in 1977 to a married couple in rural east central Indiana. After birth I was placed into a state children’s home for one week until I was taken to my overjoyed parents who had learned I would be theirs shortly after I was...

McDerment Family Adoption Story

When asked to share our adoption story my first thought was, Jesus take the wheel! How am I gonna squeeeeeze all these thoughts into a blog post. There are thousands of words to this dance we’re learning…emotions, lessons learned, things lost and gained…...

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