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Monday, September 6, 2010

HERE IT COMES!!!!

Ok, this is MAJOR folks! This is a HUGE step, and it needs MASSIVE PRAYERS!!! THIS is why my stomach was in knots the other night, only I didn't know why until now!

Today I got an email from the other side of the world.

Later this week, our family profile will be submitted to the officials of Ianna's country. This is the profile I labored over, to get every word just right. It is the one I sent back in July to have translated into their language. It is this profile that describes our family, tells our story, and why we....us....Dean, Angela and I, would be a family worthy of adopting a child from their country, between the ages of 9 and 11 years old, who just happens to have Apert syndrome.

Our family is a complicated one; difficult to explain to someone who doesn't speak your language and lives by different laws.  Did I say the right things? Did I say enough? Too much? Will they find us worthy? Please Lord, YOU told us we are worthy, let them see that too.

7 comments:

  1. praying Leah!!!! HE has it all under control!

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  2. Praying for them to see you as I see you, a beautiful person with a huge heart! : )

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  3. DEFINITELY praying! I get those uneasy feelings in advance of things I don't know yet too... Not sure if I hate it or am glad to sort of be prepared lol!

    BUT... Definitely praying now!

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  4. Many prayers they see what an amazing family you all are. You are great with words Leah...I'm sure you explained yourself perfectly. Praying!!!!

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  5. Prayers being said to lift up your family. I look forward to hearing more good news soon!!!

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