You've probably seen the made-from-scratch-organic-gourmet dinner pictures make an appearance on your Facebook newsfeed. Your Instagram might be filled with magical looking photographs of happy, well-groomed children and you start to wonder if all of your friends have become photographers without your knowledge. Or you...

So often we're just going about our own business in our own little bubbles giving little thought to those around us. It's easy to get distracted in busyness, chasing our dreams and sometimes just trying to keep our heads above water.

But there are a special...

Adoption is a crazy ride. After some great conversation at an orphan care meeting the other night, I realize that there are 5 stages to adoption, much like grief but generally with a happier ending. As I was brainstorming this, I actually came up with...

Sunday morning I woke up busting at the seams with joy.  I kept looking at my family all silly and happy getting ready for church and just couldn't wipe the grin off my face.  I whispered a heartfelt thank you to God, and all just...

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