Category: At Home

If These Walls… (Part 3)

My [children] will abide in peaceful habitation, in secure dwellings, and in quiet resting places (Isaiah 32:18–ESV). If these old walls, If these old walls could speak Of things that they remember well, Stories and faces dearly held, A couple in love Livin’ week to week Rooms…

If These Walls… (Part 1)

Through wisdom a house is built, and by understanding it is established; by knowledge the rooms are filled with all precious and pleasant riches (Proverbs 24:3, 4–NKJV). If these old walls… If these old walls could speak Of things that they remember well– Stories and faced dearly held; A…

Birthmother — Such a Beautiful Name

You have turned my mourning into dancing; you have removed my sackcloth and clothed me with joy… (Psalm 30:11).  Tomorrow, many women will celebrate how — through the arrival of a child, that glorious gain that’s both beautifully life-changing and heart-enlarging (and yes, sometimes excruciatingly heart-wrenching) — a new…

Our Prayer for Jacob

On Wednesday, March 6th, we celebrated our son Jacob’s 19th “Happy ‘Gotcha’ Day” — a day we celebrate much like a birthday, because it’s the day he officially joined our family through the miracle of adoption. As with marriage, someone who is licensed to officiate…