Monthly Archives: January 2013

… blowing the top

A few posts ago, I wrote about keeping the lid on what was going on with us because we just didn’t know which way things were going to go or what God had planned for us. We didn’t want to … Continue reading

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… lead me to the cross

So…. we’re sitting in bible study yesterday at SouthPoint Fellowship Church with Pastor Calhoun and we’re going through I Kings, discussing the story of how Solomon became king… then, we drift over into discussing how we are to respond to being … Continue reading

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… guarded, under lock and key

First, this whole infertility whirlwind has done a number on my heart, my soul, my family, and my LIFE. And, God, do I appreciate it. I truly, truly appreciate this two year ride that seems like two seconds in one … Continue reading

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… on being 30

Because I’ve been 30 for all of a week and a day, I feel quite qualified to express a few things. So, I thought I’d bang out a list of things that I’ve learned, plan to implement, and/or have observed … Continue reading

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… how he loves us

Over the past couple of years, I’ve done a lot of out-of-the-blue crying and some no-reason-at-all crying but more than that, some did-you-see-that? that kinda crying because our family wasn’t expanding. Because everyone else’s was. Because procedures weren’t working. Because … Continue reading

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… his timing. his plan.

Adoption is not for the faint of heart. I’ve already learned that and we’re only about a week or so into the decision… we haven’t even BEGUN the process yet. However…. this is all that matters. (This by the way is … Continue reading

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… it’s coming

I literally blinked and I’m turning 30. THIRTY. I can’t even BEGIN to understand how I’m about to enter a whole new decade of my life. I didn’t think I’d “freak out” (I actually like getting older) but 30 {THIRTY} … Continue reading

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