7 Adventure Quotes That Tell Our Story of Fostering to Adopt

Last month we were finally able to throw a little party with some of our family and a few close friends to celebrate Collin’s adoption. The anchor-themed decor was simple yet purposeful, significant for the sense of voyage and adventure it represents. Exactly the […]

5 Reasons You Shouldn’t Become a Foster Parent

Today is Orphan Sunday, and churches all over the world are making a point to talk about the orphan crisis and where the church fits in bringing healing to the needs of these children. The focus of Orphan Sunday could be for many a starting […]

By |November 8th, 2015|Categories: Foster Care + Adoption|Tags: , , |Comments Off on 5 Reasons You Shouldn’t Become a Foster Parent

Praying Your Way Through Fostering

“We’re praying that mom gets her baby back!”
My friend was told these words one Sunday morning when a man she knew approached her at church soon after she began fostering a baby.

Moments later, someone else stopped her in the halls at church to offer […]

By |May 20th, 2014|Categories: Foster Care + Adoption|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Praying Your Way Through Fostering

Counting on God’s Providence in Fostering

I’ve found that the only hope for enduring the ups and downs and unpredictabilities of fostering is to wholeheartedly believe that God is sovereign over all things and works good in and through them all. Without a grounded confidence in God’s providence, I know […]

By |May 15th, 2014|Categories: Foster Care + Adoption|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Counting on God’s Providence in Fostering

Putting Fostering On Hold – A New Season

There was a very special grace needed when we took the first steps to be foster parents. Nearly two and a half years later, knowing what we know now about the system, we’re in great need of grace again as we take a step […]

By |October 16th, 2013|Categories: Foster Care + Adoption|Tags: , |3 Comments