Returning the Gift

Please welcome Greg and Jackie. (Names have been changed by request.) Jackie was adopted as a child and when she married she decided to return the favor to another boy who needed a home. Here is their story: I [Jackie] was adopted at birth, I only know that my Mother was unwed, didn’t feel sheContinue reading “Returning the Gift”

A Sect of Supers Blending In?

In case you haven’t noticed, I’ve sort of been composing a Pixar theme around my most recent movie discussions. You can check out Finding Nemo here and Monsters Inc. here. It’s for no other reason than building anticipation for Disney/Pixar’s newest movie Brave, coming out July 22, and I’m just going mad waiting for it. PoorContinue reading “A Sect of Supers Blending In?”

Puppies!

I thought it would be a fun Friday treat to give you guys a look into our home life. In this post you’ll find a link to the blog Sarabeth maintains about the three dogs we have living with us in our  loft. The purpose for her blog is so that her sister and brother-in-lawContinue reading “Puppies!”

Must-See Adoption Video

Our church showed an adoption video a few weeks ago, and it was easily one of the best videos I have ever seen on adoption. I can’t speak for the rest of the congregation, but my wife and I were choking up (in a GOOD way!). It’s one of those smile-through-your-tears type of feelings. If you’reContinue reading “Must-See Adoption Video”

Summer Movies

I have a few weird habits concerning my movie collection. First, I alphabetize my DVDs. I’m sure that’s one of those things that’s weird, but common. Second, I categorize them into Drama, Action/adventure, Comedy, and animated in four different cabinets throughout our loft (and of course a special shelf that exclusively displays my Pixar movies).Continue reading “Summer Movies”