We’ve Arrived!

We’ve Arrived!

We’ve Arrived! Hey y’all! Thanks so much for praying us through our travel days! We did have a 2 hour delay leaving Ethiopia, but that was the only hiccup and it wasn’t a big deal. A 4 hour layover just turned into a 6. We got to Burundi safely. All...
Itinerary and Prayer Requests

Itinerary and Prayer Requests

Itinerary and Prayer Requests It’s finally happening! Tomorrow is the big day! We started this adoption journey in June of 2015, and now, nearly 2 years later, we are about to board a plane to meet our daughters. Wow. God is good, and adoption is one crazy...
The Chaos Before the Change

The Chaos Before the Change

The Chaos Before the Change I read a quote recently that said, “All great changes are preceded by chaos”. I’m not sure who said it or where I read it, but I think it sums up our current state pretty well. In 5 days, we’ll begin our journey to...
Decrees, Visas, and Tickets – Oh My!

Decrees, Visas, and Tickets – Oh My!

Decrees, Visas, and Tickets – Oh My! Well folks, it’s been nearly 2 years since we started the adoption process, and today, with joyful and grateful hearts, we can finally say that WE HAVE BOOKED OUR PLANE TICKETS TO BURUNDI!! Much has happened since...
Miracles Come In Pairs

Miracles Come In Pairs

Miracles Come In Pairs WE GOT AN ADOPTION MATCH!!!! WE GOT AN ADOPTION MATCH!!!! That’s right folks, we now know who will be joining our family! And, much to our surprise, it’s not one little boy, like we were expecting…IT’S TWIN GIRLS!!!!!! I...
Today I Wept

Today I Wept

Today I Wept I’ve spent the past week in Haiti among some of the poorest people in the world. My team facilitated a medical clinic and served impoverished families who are very, very sick. We played with orphans who have experienced deep tragedy and loss, as...