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Archive for October, 2013


   Oct 31

Mickey

Confession! I picked Mickey as a second Angel Tree child off the list of kids who hadn’t been picked. Carly was in the room at that time and I asked her to, “Help me pick one.” We read through 12 profiles, yes my kids can have that level of patience over orphans! She picked Mickey. […]

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   Oct 30

Brave for Bolden

All that is told of this hunky baby boy is what’s on his profile: Boy, born May 2013. Blind. Oh sweet little muffin! So who is he? In my world view, the answer is delightfully simple. This boy is fearfully and wonderfully made. If you are a student of the Scriptures, or even just went […]

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   Oct 30

It Matters to this One

Sunday I blogged about Keegan. This evening I met a woman who has more pictures of him, and also has been praying extensively for this guy. She first saw his picture labeled Keven. Her draw to him was her own experience as a burn victim turned. I’d love to be able to tell more of […]

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   Oct 27

Koen and Keegan

Koen William is my second son. He’s only 17 months younger than his sister Carly, and came in a very busy time in our lives. We were just barely on our feet here in Washington. Koen was born on a chilly morning in October 2009. The day we brought him home it was windy and […]

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   Oct 27

Angel Tree Warriors and their Children.

For my own purposes I wanted to copy in the list of people advocating for children during the next couple of months: Tobi Ray (Marie Lauriette): Yule Irene Onufrey: Collier (http://treysangeltree.tumblr.com) Kimberly Dumlao: Igor (http://dumlaoadoption.blogspot.com/) Anjelica Rudolf: Dixon #2-3 (http://ablessingineverychild.blogspot.com) Jennifer Rush: Lewis (www.rushfamilyjourney.blogspot.com) Shannon Rakoczy: Lyle ( http://forthekingschildren.blogspot.com/) Chris Fretwell: Shawna (http://www.andmommymakes3.com/) Jamie Lentz: […]

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