Advent – Hope: For those of you who celebrate Advent at home, today is the first day of it. So tonight the kids will pull the first card from our Advent tower (pictured below) and we will read the scripture together. If you have no Advent traditions but would like to, the link above is a how and why about it all. I pray that this Christmas season will be spent anticipating the incarnation and you will find great hope in that process!
For 8 Years I Helped Kill Unborn Babies: If you have read the book or watched the movie The Giver you will notice a very prominent anti-abortion message. Whether the author intended it to be that way or not is irrelevant as far as I’m concerned, because it is a parallel that is impossible not to make. Here is an interesting story of how that impacted an ex-abortion clinic worker.
9 Things You Should Know About Adoption: November is Adoption Month, so if you are interested in it, now is the time to find lots of information. These are some interesting facts.
Two Conversations That Changed My Life – Tamara Taggart: This is a worth-while video to watch. I have experienced what its like having conversation’s with medical professionals about my son. And the difference it makes when they start positive, as opposed to only focusing on the negative. Please watch to at least understand better what it is like to have a child with special needs.