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Prayer for Your Adopted Child...March 2017 Calendar

March 2017 Prayers for Your Adopted Child

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Baby X Discovers Jewish Roots

Dear friends…

Finding clues about birth family history sends me on an adrenaline high. I love being a sleuth and solving adoption mysteries.

Just my first name–Baby X–makes me curious!

Clues come in the most unexpected times and ways, oftentimes through the least likely people and circumstances.

As I have turned over every stone […]

The Beautiful Braid of Adoption

Biblical Perspective on #Adoption

Adoption has divine beginnings. Scripture tells us that God knew every day of our lives before any of them began. He knew whose lives would be touched by adoption. There are no mistakes!

Long ago in eternity past, God determined that there would be a beautiful braid made of shining ribbons—a braid woven in […]

Awe At My Granddaughter's Adoption

Christmas and Adoption

Christmas can be a time of sadness for those who haven’t found lost loved ones. For this blogger, the opposite is true. She has just become an #adoptive #grandmother.

Dear friends,

As the holidays fast approach I know that for some it may be a painful time. We wonder about our lost loved ones […]

Searching for Birth History--Tips and Tricks for Adoptees

I still remember when I scratched out a letter to the probate judge in pencil on simple notebook paper. Bob and I were vacationing in northern Michigan. The rest of the family was out on the beach, but that flame for truth had been ignited within me so that even the beach I loved […]

Why Adoptees Reject Their Moms

Brunt of Adoptee Anger?

Many moms of adopted children can’t figure out what they’ve done wrong, what makes their children reject them, even though they have literally poured their very souls into them.

This anger may manifest in shouting matches, temper tantrums, refusing to let you hold her hand when walking through the parking […]

The Lost Sheep Parable in Living Color

Dear friends through adoption,

Sometimes, when adoptees and birth families finally find one another, it is necessary to soak in every moment because we never know how long we’ll have one another. I have found this to be true. I learned this first through my late birth Uncle Dave Clark, whom I will introduce […]

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