Homeward Bound

In less than forty eight hours the boys and I will be taking off on a flight home. 

In less than two days we are coming home.

I mean, I guess that’s all folks. 

Not really. 

When things get hard I go deep inside myself, curl up in the fetal position and hide until it is over. What I’m trying to say is, I’m sorry for the silence in the last few crucial weeks here. I was choked on hard words that just wouldn’t come. I was pressed under hard days that just wouldn’t end. I have a lot of thoughts and a lot of processing to do and when that gets done I will explain to you in detail what happened here. 

Because it is a story worth telling.

 One of those really great stories, full of despair and redemption and flat out mid-air miracles. Full of people and experiences that change your life and fight for you when you fall down in the midst of battle. Gosh, it all looks so glorious in retrospect. I can’t wait to tell you. 

But not yet, because right now sweet village? Let’s just bask. Let’s just sit down and treat ourselves to some cake for all that fasting and praying we have done. 

Because? We are coming home. 


6 thoughts on “Homeward Bound

  1. I cannot tell you how happy we were to get the news that you and the boys are going home! It has been such a blessing and a privilege to pray along with so many others as God has taken your family through this journey (we won’t stop now though!). I can’t wait to hear everything. Love you guys!! YAY!!! YOU’RE GOING HOME!!!

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  2. Thank you for sharing your experience with us. I just found your blog. We are adopting 3 sisters from Uganda and will be traveling “soon”! I have had a hard time finding a lot of information on peoples experience in country. So thank you, thank you, thank you! It is a blessing just for me to read your words. So glad you’re all coming home.


  3. Yes……….been a journey! Our hearts can smile and testify of ALL God has done on this journey as you’ve shared your heart with us all! Our prayers continue as you all press on to this next chapter of your lives!! See y’all soon!! Love from here!


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