Category Archives: Processes and Procedures

When Time Stands Still

Boys socks are gross. But matching them keeps you busy while waiting for the call. Continue reading

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The Big Meeting

Twenty years ago, the room may have been nice. But, today it smelled like pee. High above the surrounding streets, we entered the conference room at county social services today. Half the room was floor-to-ceiling glass with ancient vertical blinds. … Continue reading

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TPR: Passing the Tipping Point

Today was a bittersweet day for us. Our hearts, minds and prayers were on the other side of town with our dear friends who lost their newborn yesterday. These were the people, if you recall, that I asked for prayers … Continue reading

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Knock Knock Who’s There?

Late on Sunday afternoon, some friends of ours stopped by unannounced. We had all just woken up from a three-hour coma-like nap after church and I had just started putting together a car playset for T.  I don’t remember if … Continue reading

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10 Things To Consider When Considering Becoming a Foster Parent- Part 2

Yesterday, I gave the first five of 10 things to consider when considering becoming a foster parent. Here’s the other five. I’m sure there are others and for each of these below, you could dig very deep into the issues. … Continue reading

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