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A Ruby Update – Sunday 3/10/19

Realizing that many stop by Our Place Called Simplicity but aren’t on Facebook, I wanted to write about our precious Ruby-girl. Friday night I wrote an urgent plea on my Facebook page asking for prayer and I updated throughout the night as my heart’s desire was to get Ruby’s “prayer team” praying around the world…

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A Most Wild Story!

There is no doubt that God is always at work around us. He longs for us to see His power, His provision, His protection, His love and His astounding faithfulness every day! So here’s the personal birth story – shared with Emma and Josh’s permission and from Mimi’s very up-close vantage point.. Before booking the…

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We Made It!!

We made it!!  Baby is still in the belly and we are here!  (Whew!)  Elizabeth and I landed late Tuesday night.  A  couple of really amazing things happened as we traveled here…but that will have to wait for another time. We went to the Gem today and hung out with the sweetest Gems ever. This…

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No Doubt, They Had No Idea!!

As an orphan waits for a family, no one in their world (the workers, directors, etc. of the orphanage) would ever guess or even begin to imagine what our faithful God would have planned for their future when a family comes for them!  The orphan knows first hand hopelessness, despair, the long lonely days and…

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For Four Days…

For four days in January I can’t help myself.  I must get a picture of these six because of their ages for those four days. It happens on January 24th when Elijah has his birthday and ends four days later on January 28th when Isaiah has his birthday.   They are (left to right)… Jubilee (17),…