21 Things I Love About Fostering

We’ve been fostering children for two years now, during which time we’ve had eight children in our home as long-term placements, plus over a dozen more for shorter “respite” stays. I’ve been Continue Reading →

The Fallacy of the Pro-Choice Christian

My niece was born just 6 days ago. There’s something special about a new baby, isn’t there? Slim, wrinkled, not-yet-dimpled hands. Dainty toes topped with impossibly tiny nails. Arms stretching…reaching. Plump face that Continue Reading →

That Time I Hated Being a Foster Parent…and Why It’s Worth It Anyway

“I hate being a foster parent. I hate it!” I sobbed to my 11-year-old daughter on our front porch a few weeks ago. I’m aware of how wrong this is on Continue Reading →