***Blogging Update***

Hi Everyone! Thanks for taking a peek at my website. In case you aren’t aware, I am now doing most of my blogging on a different site. Please join me on Patheos Evangelical where I am writing about faith, culture, and emotional well-being! Three quick additional...
We Have a Daughter!

We Have a Daughter!

I testified in court for the first time today. Laying my left hand on the Bible, raising my right hand, and facing the judge, I swore that what I was about to say would be the truth. I sat nervously in the witness box inside a small but full courtroom. The attorney...

Happy Thanksgiving!

Hi Friends! I hope you are all doing well as we enter this busy holiday season. As a reminder, I am doing some writing for Patheos Evangelical. I’d love for you to check out my latest blog for that site: Is Thanksgiving for Gluttony or Gratitude? Happy...
My Top 10 Favorite Adoption Books

My Top 10 Favorite Adoption Books

For those praying about adoption, waiting for a placement, or already parenting children that have been adoption – learning all you can about this topic is so important. Over the years, I’ve read many books on the subject. So, I thought I would share some...
What To Do When You’re Just SO Tired

What To Do When You’re Just SO Tired

Take a nap. The end. I’m kidding, of course. The kind of tired I’m talking about can be resolved by simply taking a nap (and don’t you sort of wanna smack the person who suggests that…I mean, if you weren’t a Christian, of course). No, this kind of tired never seems...
The Holy Trinity, Relationships, and Us

The Holy Trinity, Relationships, and Us

Our model for relationship comes from the Holy Trinity. We are created in the image of God, and made for relationships. We have a different relationship with each person of the triune God: Father, Son, and Spirit. While each relationship is multi-faceted, I’d like to...