Thursday, December 29, 2011
Some would say.....oh poor baby she has to have her birthday on Christmas. As you can tell - she wasn't worried!!! She loves it! You always get great food and plenty of it! You can have a pj day and you never have school on your birthday! She loves it!!! :)
Wednesday, December 28, 2011
Happy 8th Adoption Day Matthew!!!!!! ***His Adoption Day Anniversary is on December 22nd.
Tuesday, December 20, 2011
Soooo...it's been a bit quiet......quiet because we are looking over different situations, praying, putting up quick profiles (but Tracie has our real one done now). Making contacts, praying some more.....staying up until 3am making goodies for our bake sale- fundraiser. Thinking this will be worth every ounce of sweat for our sweet child out there somewhere.
Please continue to pray with us!!!! It is sooo hard putting your heart out there several times and each time wondering is this the one God? And then being told no, or ignored all together, or ........still waiting.........
I know a lot of you know what I am talking about. Appreciate your prayers as we journey to our next child!
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Just want to point out the manger scene in the picture above..... :)
*The above drawing is my hubby's :)
**yes the above is spelled wrong, but I LOVE IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! YES LORD, REIGN IN ME!!!!!
So Melissa and I have some praying to do- will you surround us with your prayers? Thank you- always know I can count on you!!!!!!!
**Don't forget if you want to donate here is all the info on the many ways :)
1) Buy some food from our Christmas/New Year's Baking Fundraiser (for local people) email us or donate through paypal and let us know in the comments what you want OR.....
2) Buy a What is Good Tshirt from our side bar- donate and then tell what color/size you want OR,
3) Buy something from Olive Tree Promise- they have Superman was adopted Tshirts, monogrammed baby items, music, necklaces, art, and lots more!!!!!! OR.......
4) Buy something from Scentsy- there are many great smelling things to buy for yourself or as gifts!!! This is a gift to me from Kasey Ellis who wants to help me raise funds for our next special child- THANKS KASEY ELLIS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! OR
5) Simply Donate or PRAY!!! Pray for protection of our child. Pray that they may be in great hands until we are able to meet them. Pray that they will know they are loved. Pray that we will be led by the Holy Spirit to know.......when the next Wright(s) come along!
Sunday, December 11, 2011
It is the kind thing we did for our sick neighbor- in MAY,
it is the child we support through an organization so they can have food and basic health needs- all year long, it is the time we take to teach Sunday School- all year long,
it is the kindness in our hearts as we Gladly wait in line at the grocery store and the rude person in front of us is caught up in the moment and snaps at you- today,
it is the forgiveness in your heart for the child who just couldn't help themselves for the millionth time......daily.
My friends we can't put Christ back into Christmas because HE NEVER LEFT! HE IS HERE for YOU ALL THE TIME 24/7/365!!!!! He is the baby in the wooden manger who came to grow up in perfection and DIED FOR YOU ON THE TREE! So you could be HIS FOLLOWER!
HE WAS, HE IS, AND HE IS COMING AGAIN!!!! Don't MISS OUT!!!!! Invite HIM into your lives today!
I am so sorry for when I let red and green bows, presents, crowded stores and sales, things I think I can't live without, the shiny lights, or a man wearing read and white take any place in YOUR DAY! I am sorry that year round I tend to go with the flow and NOT SEEK YOU! I pray you will come into my life and take over all that I do. I give my entire household to YOU and YOU ONLY! Thank you for dying on the cross and forgiving my sins. Please ENTER into all parts of my life and help me listen to you. In YOUR HOLY NAME we pray- AMEN!
***A recommendation of a movie if you have Netflix - it is on the instant play...if not it is available to buy as well. Christmas with a capital "C"...pretty much where I got my thoughts from :)
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