Emily’s Blog

It never gets old!

It never gets old!

Hearing adoption stories never gets old! This video is amazing! Everyday I find it easy to get lost in the day to day, what a blessing this video is to point me right back to Christ!

Extending the family through adoption

Extending the family through adoption

A friend of ours recently shared this link about her sister’s family.  Take a look and see how blending biological and adoptive children is possible – and even how adopting a group of siblings is possible.  And, not just possible, but wonderful! http://www.myfoxhouston.com/dpp/news/finding_family/110623-adopting-siblings  

For every mamma out there losing sleep, this is for you!

For every mamma out there losing sleep, this is for you!

This is a re-post from Proverbs 31 Ministries – could not help but pass it along as I sit here @ 11:30pm (yes, that is LATE for  ME!) with “stuff” on my mind.  God is good and bigger than all my anxious toil.  AMEN!!!! I […]

To fight or not to fight…that is the question (My apologies to Shakespeare)

To fight or not to fight…that is the question (My apologies to Shakespeare)

2 Chronicles 20:17 “You will not need to fight in this battle. Stand firm, hold your position, and see the salvation of the Lord on your behalf, O Judah and Jerusalem. Do not be afraid and do not be dismayed. Tomorrow go out against them, […]

ASK ME

ASK ME

1 Kings 3:9 “So give your servant a discerning heart to govern your people and to distinguish between right and wrong. For who is able to govern this great people of yours?” I know it has been a while since I actually blogged but I’m […]

GodSpotters: On Location!

GodSpotters: On Location!

Next week, GodSpotters will be on location for the cause of adoption! Wednesday, Oct. 27-Oct. 31, AnchorSoul @ Faith Baptist Church, Youngsville, NC. Faith Baptist Church holds an annual walk-through drama of over 100 cast members the week before Halloween.  This year, it is “The […]

Lead Me by Sanctus Real

Lead Me by Sanctus Real

Once in a while, there’s a song that just stirs our hearts.  Sometimes it’s for love, God, or just simply living life.  Here’s a song that we’re hoping helps you hear our heart for our families.  We hope you enjoy!  Leave a comment about how […]

Where am I?

Where am I?

OK well first of all for my family who knows I am directionally challenged the title is for you!  This past month I have come to the realization that I am a wife and mother of two beautiful girls… alright you say, I thought that […]

Another Encouraging Adoption Story!

Another Encouraging Adoption Story!

OK. So I apologize for the lack of a “real” post; my eldest daughter decided I did not need more than 3-4 hours sleep last night. But, I came across this at my favorite place of encouragement aside from God’s word (http://lysaterkeurst.com). Lysa Terkeurst is […]

God’s Provision!

God’s Provision!

So here is a silly but wonderful story about God’s provision.  Our family enjoys grocery shopping together, and with the help of all the fun carts for kids these days and our girls being a little older they even seem to have a good time […]