Your “Thing”

Several years ago I was talking to a friend.   She is a very beautiful woman. We talked every now and then.  We even hung out some.  Anyway, this particular day she had begun telling me about a “cause” that she was being stirred up about. Kind of ranting and raving she was… And no,…

Ferguson, Missouri

I made a little deal with myself.  {Does anyone else ever do this?}  I decided that I would not work on a blog post {favorite thing to do} until I had found something I had been searching for for weeks.  I had absolutely no clue where it was before the move, let alone where it…

Mattie’s With Jesus

Do you remember just over a year ago when I asked for prayer for a  precious treasure named  Mattie? The youngest son of my friend Tracie Loux and her husband John. Many of you know Tracie from the adoption world.   Adoptive mom. God-fearing. Orphan advocate. Tracie is also an adoption consultant and friend of…

Esther’s Mom

A couple of years ago I met a new friend through the blog world. Her name: Jenny Groothuis Jenny had watched the video I had posted advocating for a home for  sweet Esther {do you remember Esther? Many of you prayed for a family for Esther!} and Jenny and her husband Brad wanted Esther to…

The Roller Coaster

Well as many of you know, poor Meriam has been on a horrible roller coaster… {and we’ve been right there with her} Agony. Tears of Joy. Heartache multiplied. More tears of joy. Oh my word!! So I propose that we pray like Meriam’s still in prison – whether we hear she has been released or…

You and Me: Family Meeting {now}

Does anyone else out there have Family Meetings? We have them on a fairly regular basis. Sometimes our meetings are informational.  Other times they are exuberantly exciting. Rarely they are totally boring.  Occasionally they are very, very long. And every now and then they are very, very serious. Do you know what I mean? The…