One of the biggest challenges we face is……

As foster/adoptive parents we spend a lot of time waiting for God…..and therapists ….and DCS….and court…well we spend a lot of time waiting and today I found a great saying,”if God has you waiting be like a waitress and spend your time serving”. WOW, this really got me thinking, well how can I serve whileContinue reading “One of the biggest challenges we face is……”

How do you guard your heart and open it to trauma exposed kids all at the same time?

That is the real question isn’t it? The New International Version of the bible states in Proverbs 4:23, “above all else, guard your heart. For everything you do flows from it.” I posted this on Facebook recently and an amazing friend replied “open your heart, but use your brain”. This got me thinking…..we do openContinue reading “How do you guard your heart and open it to trauma exposed kids all at the same time?”

The Things We Give Up For Our Adopted Children!

So I know that EVERYONE is aware that having children in your life results in giving up something…. something that we love and feel attached to. Or events in your life you always wanted or felt you deserved to be apart of. Here we are the night before our daughters wedding in Indiana and weContinue reading “The Things We Give Up For Our Adopted Children!”