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Seven months after our biological son was born, God led us to adoption for our son Deacon. He was born in San Antonio and we have a great relationship with his first mom.

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Foster adoption

By On April 22, 2013

When we attended the Together for Adoption conference in 2010, we had no idea that the Lord would give us 4 kids over the course of 1 year.  But, here we are,… Read More

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Foster Adoption

By On April 1, 2013

I’ll be honest… we have no idea when/why we chose to adopt through foster care. We knew that we wanted to adopt, and had no idea where to start. We knew the… Read More

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Which ones are your real kids?

By On February 12, 2013

As I was picking up the kids from school today another kid from the back of the line piped up and said to me, “you adopted these kids?”.  For me these conversations… Read More

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A visit from Deacon’s first mom

By On April 23, 2011

Last week I got a text from Deacon’s first mom telling me she was gonna be in Austin and wanted to see if we could get together.  I love those texts and… Read More

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Deacon’s first mom

By On November 11, 2009

There is never a birthday that will go by for my sweet boy Deacon that I won’t think of his first mom. The mom he had for 9 months before I was… Read More

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They are both mine.

By On June 30, 2007

I think that many parents wonder if they will love a child that they did not birth. Will they look at this child and see that the child didn’t come from them?… Read More