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I Met My Birth Mom. What It Is Like Two Years Later.

Two years ago I met my Birth Mother and Birth Grandmother for the first time.
Two years later and honestly I still feel just as confused as I did on that day. 922 more words


Adoption Mug

This is my Adoption Mug.

Let me explain.
This summer I got to spend some time with my son that I gave up for adoption and his family. 127 more words


Claimed and Called

A sermon preached at Southminster Presbyterian Church in Boise, Idaho

October 4, 2015

Exodus 1 and 3

Last week we heard the story of Jacob… 1,291 more words


You may not know...

Stuff is about to get real…just a warning.

I’ve had some time to think about adoption lately¬†and the impact it’s had on the formation of our family. 955 more words

Wrestling for my Name

Two Sundays ago, during the time with the children in worship, I was telling them about how Jacob wrestled with God and how his name got changed to Israel in Gen 32. 794 more words


Why We Do What We Do

Hi Readers!

By now, most of you have been getting to know us for at least a couple of months. To our new readers: we are so happy you’ve jumped on board! 788 more words


and the beat goes on ...

We are already three days into the Fall season, the daily beat of our lives rolls one day into the next. Leaves are beginning to turn and our annual Indian summer weather is at its peak. 792 more words

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