Though you may have been sipping Pumpkin Spice Lattes for a while now, (Can we talk about that? Because I’m not a fan.) today marks the first official day of fall. As the air gets crisp and the leaves start to fall, I’ve been thinking this new season. Where am I going? What am I […]Read More both feet firmly planted on love
I’ve been thinking a lot about fear. Fear of letting go of comforts. Fear of being judged. Fear of failure. Fear of being a hypocrite. Fear of missing out on the story God is writing. Fear of shouting too loudly. Fear of being too quiet. Fear of risking it all. Fear of losing it all. […]Read More fear, international adoption, + learning from martyrs.
I woke up this morning to big brown eyes staring at me. A round little body in dinosaur footie pajamas sprawled on my pillow. Soft, chubby fingers gently touching my face. I spent this cold February morning under warm blankets, cuddling with an astonishingly cute and incredibly curious 18-month-old. I changed a couple of dreadfully […]Read More matters of the heart.
Today, a little boy startled from a bad dream, placed his head on my chest and whimpered until I sang him back to sleep. Today, I woke up for the 46th morning with an ocean separating me from home. Today, I will find out when I can bring Joseph home. Today is 8-15. Today is […]Read More 8-15