Remember that big stack of paper? Yep, we got that all turned in to our Home Study agency- Holt International- at the beginning of December. We had our first meeting with our social worker, Colleen, last week, amidst the Christmas parties and wrapping paper. We will have 2 more meetings with Colleen and then she… Continue reading Progress!!
We are buried up to our eyeballs in paper right now. Seriously- a ream of paper- front and back. They want to know E.V.E.R.Y.T.H.I.N.G. No really, everything. Hair color? Hair texture? The highest degree earned of your sister’s spouse? List every address you’ve ever lived at. (That one stumped us! You try! Can you really… Continue reading Paper Chasing
Tomorrow, November 8th is Orphan Sunday. We are excited to be a part of the service at Ginger Creek Community Church. We are praying for our church as we share this special service. Specifically, that each heart would be touched and that each person would be open to whatever God is nudging them to do… Continue reading Orphan Sunday
It has been several weeks since Bryanna and I have “gone all in” on starting the adoption process. We shared the news with our family and friends and many of you have asked several questions about the process. I decided to provide a brief FAQ to answer your questions. This is not a “I am… Continue reading You Have Questions, We Have Answers
I (Bryanna) have had a dream to adopt a baby from China for as long as I can remember; longer than I dreamed of having my own child. I did not grow up knowing anyone adopted from China, and did not know much about adoption in general. The only answer is that it was a… Continue reading A dream born in my heart