Those Who Came Before

Jun 9, 2013 by

One of my favorite church celebrations is All Saints Sunday – a service to honor and remember all those who have gone before us. As we sing “For All the Saints” I always get the image in my mind of a large gathering of family and friends – those I knew on earth and those who lived before me. Honoring those who have gone before has always felt important to me.

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What do snow and adoption have...

Mar 24, 2013 by

Snow It is Spring in Ohio.  Temperatures on the official first day of Spring were around freezing.  Weather forecasters reminded us...

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Book Review: And Then I Found ...

Mar 12, 2013 by

Over the past several months, I’ve been lost in a world of time travel, 18th century Scotland and America, romance, drama, action and...

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Why is an original birth certi...

Feb 24, 2013 by

Do you have a copy of your birth certificate? If you are not adopted, you probably take for granted your ability to walk in to the...

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The Power of a Story: Through ...

Feb 10, 2013 by

Growing up adopted meant that what I knew about the first three months of my life was confined to sterile details from a typewritten booklet prepared by adoption agency social workers.

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