One Giant Leap in Russia

FINALLY!  This is a GREAT sign for the orphans of Russia. Sometimes you have to look beyond what seems like “bad news” to find some really good news.  A couple of weeks ago, Russia shut down inter-country adoptions from the United States.  But, there has been an interesting message resonating from the leaders of the […]

Apathy – The Open Door to Evil

“He who passively accepts evil is as much involved in it as he who helps to perpetrate it. He who accepts evil without protesting against it is really cooperating with it.”  – Martin Luther King, Jr. Wild Weekend: This past weekend, my neighbors were out hiking at Amicalola Falls in North Georgia with their […]

The Hand Off

As they rolled our son down the hallway to surgery at Scottish Rite Children’s Hospital (July 2012), we could only stand in silence.  It’s hard to talk when you have a lump in your throat and your mind is wandering to a million different places. Last March (2011), we traveled this same road when Judah was 6 1/2 […]