Without an expectant mother who makes an adoption plan, there would be no adoption! Many times, the birth mom becomes an afterthought in the adoption process. Many assume “she didn’t want her baby, it was an unplanned pregnancy anyway. She’s fine living her life now.” My prayer is that Deana’s* story changes that for you.
Our journey was very God-controlled. When we knew He was directing us toward adoption, we began Googling different agencies and quickly became overwhelmed at the many options. This led us to set the computer down, confused about finding the best decision and questioning how we were supposed to know what God would want from us. […]
Arthur and I knew early in our dating relationship that we would one day plan to adopt. We could not have fathomed the journey God would lead us on. When we were ready, we researched adoption agencies in our community and knew CFS would be a great fit. We adopted our son, Sam, in early […]
I totally believe that God always has a plan for our lives. If you would have told me 10 years ago that my basketball teammate from high school would end up handing me our Waylon, I would have laughed. There is a reason that God places things on our heart and there is always a […]
The day I knew Michael and Waylon were finally coming home seemed like the longest day ever. Michael flew with Waylon from Florida to St. Louis. Then he had a 2-hour drive home. He got home in the evening and we were finally all reunited and the girls got to meet and hold Waylon for […]