God Still Wins

  And just like that, they’re gone. It seems like just last week I was wondering why there weren’t more stockings hanging from our mantel, after completing our foster care Continue Reading →

Real, Not True

I’m not prone to depression. But today, I think I’m getting a small taste of it. The sorrow has been so thick, I can almost reach out and touch it. Like Continue Reading →

Hope

Lice, urine, and poop. I’m sorry. I probably should’ve warned you before blurting that out. But those three words sum up last week pretty well for me. In no particular Continue Reading →

Ultimate Reward

I’m happy to be at Satisfaction Through Christ today, writing about a subject that’s very dear to my heart. I’m offering an honest and personal look at foster parenting, based Continue Reading →

Imperfect Parent, Imperfect Love

  I’m contributing at Satisfaction Through Christ today, where I’m sharing my heart in a painfully transparent way. I hope you’ll join me there as I consider the imperfect love Continue Reading →

The Orphan Epidemic

Today I hope you’ll visit me at Satisfaction Through Christ, where I’m writing about something close to my heart…and God’s! Here’s an excerpt: “Defend the poor and fatherless: do justice  Continue Reading →

Love ‘Em and Let ‘Em Go

I’ve always been open to adoption. But there are two things I said I would never do: 1.)Adopt a child here in the States. 2.)Be a foster parent. Don’t worry, I Continue Reading →

Broken: Following Jesus’ Example of Unconditional Love

I examined the two pieces that should have been one piece. My eyes drifted to the other broken one a few feet away. And my mind drifted to the other Continue Reading →