Wednesday, November 26, 2008


Thankful for Evan Morgan Sprouse
Thankful for the love, support, and encouragent of family and friends .
Thankful for meaningful work with coworkers and colleagues who have shared in the joy of our endeavor to adopt.
Thankful for the loving ministry of Hopeful Hearts Foundation- for Kathy, Nancy, Galya, and others who have provided ecnouragement and guidance through this entire adoption process.
Thankful for each of our new friends in Ukraine who have provided us shelter, warm meals, transportaion, kindness and generosity.
Thankful for every thought and prayer for our safety and well-being that God has heard and answered in such incredible and astounding ways.
Thankful for the many ways God is using this adventure to demonstrate his abiding presence, unfailing love and goodness in our lives.
Thankful for the growing comprehension and appreciation for the reality conveyed in
Galatians 4:4-6. "But when the fullness of time had come, God sent forth his Son, born of woman, born under law, to redeem those whe were under the law, so that we might receive adoption as sons. And because we are sons, God sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, crying "Abba! Father"." ESV