2010 September

Can I Afford Missions?

Posted by | Mission-Hearted | 3 Comments

Yes Yes Yes!!

Yes, you can afford missions!! The number one excuse reason I hear from people considering NOT going on a missions trip is the cost. Mission trips cost money. If you travel overseas, a trip can cost up to $3,400. I understand that the amount makes most of us gulp [read more...]

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Quita’s Story: She never saw her father again

Posted by | Orphan Care | No Comments

I love recommending wonderful organizations that help families adopt.  Lifesong is inviting their faithful readers and supporters to step up and help in a time of need for Lifesong Liberia. Liberia is located on the west coast of Africa, between Cote d’Ivorie and Sierra Leone. After 14 years of civil war, the country’s infrastructure was…

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Mom VS. Princess TNT

Posted by | Mommyhood | 5 Comments

We are going through major TNT with our 2 year old… mom’s unite- I want to hear from you!! Princess Z can throw a temper tantrum like a keg of dynomite with a pink bow. It can be startling, when the fuse blows and we missed the vital [...]

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Washington Post Talks Adoption

Posted by | Adoption | 5 Comments

Mike Gerson, former chief speechwriter to President Bush, has a tremendous column on international adoption in today’s Washington Post.  Mike has a reputation even among critics as not just a master communicator, but also both an incisive analyst of international issues and a devout Christian.  During work-related travel in Zambia, we visited homes of AIDS…

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Guest: Inner Beauty Series

Posted by | My Life Is Crazy Too | 4 Comments

I wanted to personally introduce my new guest blogger, Kit who is one of my dearest friends (in real life).  She is a survivor on so many levels and I’m really excited about her new monthly series, Inner Beauty.  Kit’s articles will focus on healing and forgiveness through the pain of loss, abuse, anxiety, stress,…

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Facebook Your Mission Trip

Posted by | Mission-Hearted | One Comment

My hubby showed me this hilarious article from Christian blogger, Jon Acuff.  It made me laugh so hard, due to the craziness of social networking sites.  I think I had literally done everything he had listed on my FaceBook and more!  This guy has a wonderful blog/website and sense of humor, so please check out…

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