Faith-Filled Moms: Seeking God’s Voice for Direction – An Adoption Conversation with Jennifer Smedberg

As we were planning our marriage, my husband Eric and I talked about having four children. We had always considered adoption, but of course, that would come after we had our own children naturally. It was always in our hearts to bring a child into our home who needed a loving family. However, God had … Continue reading Faith-Filled Moms: Seeking God’s Voice for Direction – An Adoption Conversation with Jennifer Smedberg

Faith-Filled Moms: Trusting God’s Timing and Process – An Adoption Story by Jeanine Robbins

As I stared at the picture of my family – my husband Scott, and my son Brian – I hoped that the birth parents reviewing our portfolio would be drawn to our family and give us the honor of raising their unborn child. At first, family consisted of just Brian and me, then I married … Continue reading Faith-Filled Moms: Trusting God’s Timing and Process – An Adoption Story by Jeanine Robbins

Faith-Filled Moms: Being Steadfast in the Storm – An Adoption Story by Faith Evans

“I’m sorry Tom, but you are sterile and will likely never bear children.” I looked at my husband, devastated. After over three years of trying to conceive, thirty-six months of praying and hoping for a baby, the doctor’s words were like a punch in the gut. I barely listened as he proceeded to share other options … Continue reading Faith-Filled Moms: Being Steadfast in the Storm – An Adoption Story by Faith Evans

Faith-Filled Moms: As God’s Word Changes Hearts – An Adoption Story by Allison Bell

Late one night in 2015 while working for a crisis response organization, I was assigned to an emergency home dispatch. As a Mobile Response team member, I was routinely assigned to investigate behavioral or mental health issues. Soon after my arrival, the two children I was checking on fell asleep, and the mother poured out … Continue reading Faith-Filled Moms: As God’s Word Changes Hearts – An Adoption Story by Allison Bell

Faith-Filled Moms: When the Road is Difficult – An Adoption Story by Brenda Woodard

I always wanted children, but it took me a long time to become a mother. After battling infertility and failed artificial insemination attempts, I finally had Danielle when I was thirty-seven. As a single mom working two jobs, my mother helped me care for her. But the desire to have more children never left me, … Continue reading Faith-Filled Moms: When the Road is Difficult – An Adoption Story by Brenda Woodard

Faith-Filled Moms: Trading My Scars for God’s Splendor – An Adoption Story by Rebecca Robinson

After a few days of a really sore neck, I woke up with a painful throat. Nineteen hours later I couldn’t even walk, and there were purple spots in my eyes from broken blood vessels. My husband rushed me to my doctor a few minutes away from our home, but they couldn’t locate my blood … Continue reading Faith-Filled Moms: Trading My Scars for God’s Splendor – An Adoption Story by Rebecca Robinson