• Adoption

    We’re Active

    Fifteen months later…we are truly here. Finally. Paperwork, fingerprints, home visits, background checks…all of it is done. Our new agency, which has been incredible to us, is looking for a baby for us RIGHT THIS MINUTE. The only thing left for us to do is sit back and wait for God to show us where our baby is. Oh, and raise $15,000 more. We estimate that we have already raised and spent $10,000 on this adoption because our original program shut down, and we had to redo (and repay for) a lot of things. We have to have the money by the time we are matched! And that could be…

  • Adoption

    Dreams

    I dream about the moment they lay a baby in my arms. Not because it’s never happened before, but because I know in my heart that there is one more. I have known it for a long time. Right now I see a mountain of fees in front of us, though. If my faith is big enough to know that there is one more member of our family out there, why isn’t it big enough to believe that God will provide the money? My friend, Amy, told me that $40,000 isn’t that much. “God can do that.” My sister-in-law said, “$40,000 is nothing to God.” My friend, Sarah, said, “I just…