Half a Year of Firsts

Half a Year of Firsts

Half A Year of Firsts November 18th was 6 months from the day we first met our girls in that stifling hot orphanage in Bujumbura, Burundi. On that day, they wouldn’t look at us in the eye, wouldn’t smile, wouldn’t talk, and didn’t trust us as...
Hey, Three Months

Hey, Three Months

Hey, Three Months In just a few days, we’ll be celebrating 3 months since Gotcha Day! I’ll admit, the first few weeks after coming home, people would say things like “oh wow, how crazy you’ve already had them 1 month!” and in my mind...
After One Month Home

After One Month Home

After One Month Home Hey Y’all! Sorry it has been a few weeks since I posted! Many of you have been asking about a new post for some time now, and I’m glad you have enjoyed following along with our journey and praying for us! The main reason I have not...
The Great Pursuit

The Great Pursuit

The Great Pursuit Hey Everyone! Sorry it’s taken me a few days to post since returning home. Trust me when I say it was literally impossible for me to carve out time to do it earlier! So, so many of you have reached out to say how valuable the blog has been to...
God-Given Names

God-Given Names

God-Given Names Throughout Scripture, we see the significance of names. A person’s name was symbolic, representing his/her family history or character. The ancient Jews (and some modern-day ones) believed that giving a child a certain name would even predict...