Adoption Update & Fundraising News
Waiting for two new Yagers and launching our T-shirt fundraiser!
Why We Are Adopting From Nigeria
One of the most frequently asked questions that we get when people find out we are adopting is: Where are you adopting from? When we reply with Nigeria, we quickly get asked the follow up questions: Why Nigeria? Did you pick that country? Have you ever been there? The aim of this post is two-fold:…
Adoption Update: Waiting for a Match
Here’s a quick update of where we are in the process of adoption: All our paper work has been sent from our agency in the U.S. to Nigeria! Now we are in the “real” waiting process. During this phase of our adoption we are waiting for Nigeria to match us with a child – or two…
Why International Adoption?
“Ultimately, we are excited to reflect the family of God – from every tribe, tongue, and nation – in a small way in our own family.”
We are extremely excited that the biggest paperwork hurdle – the “dossier” – is finally complete! Our dossier is basically a thick stack of paperwork that gives the Nigerian adoption organization a look into our lives. It includes: Original copy of our home study (we will do a more detailed post later about what is…
How We Fit In to God’s Plan for Adoption
We are adopting from Nigeria!