One more night of waiting…

Alright – so here’s where we are. We received a call around noon today sharing that the judge in Ethiopia will not issue us a court date because the court closures are about to happen for rainy season and because they are still waiting for the MOWCYA letter. Courts are expected to open towards the end…

ETHIOPIA CLEARANCE SIGNED!!!

ALL GLORY TO JESUS!!! OUR DOCUMENT WAS JUST SIGNED!!!!! They are working to get our court date appointment for the end of the week, so we’ll know an absolute definite tomorrow morning and then we will fly out tomorrow night to Ethiopia. Keep praying, but this was a HUGE step forward! Now, we have to…

Critical Signature needed in Ethiopia Monday!

On February 14th, we shared the joyful news that we accepted a referral for an infant girl from Ethiopia, Africa after 3.5 years of waiting! This news came after being home with our son, Evans, from Ghana for only 4 months! For the past 6 months, we have been working through the paperwork process and…

U.S. Citizenship for Evans

This exact day, one year ago, many of you were on your knees praying for a miracle. You were praying for the three of us to be officially called a family as we sat in a courtroom in Evans’ village in Ghana. Jeremy and I had been praying and feeling helpless for that entire week,…

Adoption Update

We realized it had been a long time since posting on our adoption blog so we wanted to share a few updates of our wonderful children: ~Evans was able to attend his first Key West Bike Ride as he rode in the support van and provided lots of entertainment to the riders and support staff. We…

Celebrating Belong Day & Announcement

Today we celebrate a year since meeting our son for the first time. Exactly one year ago today, Jeremy and I woke up in Ghana with no electricity and little running water as we prepared to walk three miles down a dirt road. We were so overwhelmed with everything around us that it truly didn’t…