Faith, family, God's plan, mom life, prayer

When God Says “No”

Have you ever had one of those seasons in life where you pray and pray for answers, and {for what seems like an eternity} only hear silence? I’ve been in one such season lately. I recently returned to work after the adoption of our son.  I was so very blessed and thankful to be able to spend 3 months at…

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adoption, adoption support, Faith, God's plan, prayer

Adoption & the Gospel

Nikki / February 26, 2018

  Those of you that know us personally and those of you that have followed the blog for a while know that we recently grew our family through adoption.  Our decision to adopt came from our obedience to the Lord’s calling.  Read more about our story here, here, and here. Adoption should matter to every believer because we have all…

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Faith, family, God's plan, mom life

Stop Being a Super Mom {Be an Abiding Mom}

Nikki / February 22, 2018

Social networks are all the rage these days.  We have our good friend, Facebook, whom we’ve all known since college.  Then, there seems to be a never ending cycle of new social networks each year.  Don’t get me wrong, social networks are fun.  I loved being able to see who I has classes with in college (you early FB users…

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adoption, birth mom, family, God's plan, journey, mom life, perfect timing, prayer, update, waiting

Growing, Learning, and Leaning on Him

We just closed on two months of actively presenting to expectant mothers.  We’ve presented our profile to 10 expectant mothers.  There have been some very promising situations, but in the end the answers have all been ‘no’.  A friend reminded me the other day that, ultimately, the Lord’s plan will prevail.  Earlier this week, I lost site of that precious…

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