As I sit in my warm home on a Saturday night, prayerfully preparing for Sunday morning at Shady Oaks Baptist Church, I am reminded of a few things I’m thankful for!
WOW! What a whirlwind of a summer! We brought Lottie home on June 17th and I thought this would be a good time to update everyone on how things are going! Here are the highlights. Continue reading “Life In Adoption”
This is a picture of my daughter Lottie! I can’t wait to see her face to face, hold her as her Daddy, and love her forever! This blog post will unload all that is going on in my mind in regards to the adoption process that I am going through. Continue reading “I’m Ready To Get Lottie!”
The next few Sundays at Shady Oaks Baptist Church are going to be exciting. This has been an exciting season for our church, and I’m so excited to see what God is going to do each Sunday. Each and every Sunday during our morning worship service, I am seeing our church members truly encounter our Great God in worship! Our church is singing out praises to God like never before! I am so excited to be at Shady Oaks Baptist every Sunday. Here’s just a few things we can all be looking forward to. Continue reading “Looking Ahead At Shady Oaks”
This is my daughter, Lottie. Yesterday, she celebrated her third birthday with her friends at her orphanage. My wife and I sent Lottie, and her friends this birthday cake and a party for all of them to enjoy! Continue reading “Praying for Lottie”
A small shoebox can have a big impact. What goes into the box is fun, but what comes out of it is eternal. Be a part of changing children’s lives all over the world in Jesus’ Name through the power of a simple gift with Operation Christmas Child.
Bring your shoebox full of gifts to Shady Oaks Baptist Church on Sunday, November 13 and help change a child’s life. Continue reading “This Weekend At Shady Oaks”
Always Keep Smiling! Several months ago we began the adoption journey, and at first it was not easy to Always Keep Smiling. From the beginning of our adoption process, we’ve had to fill out a lot of paper work, and more paper work, and even more paper work. We’ve had to get a physical, our blood drawn, our finger printed, interviewed, and did I mention all the paper work? In spite of all of that, God is taking us on this wonderful journey to adopt, and to Always Keep Smiling has become easier and easier to do! I mean, why wouldn’t I Always Keep Smiling? I serve a Mighty God who loves me and provides
This Sunday, November 13 at Shady Oaks Baptist Church we will celebrate Orphan Sunday! As Christians, we are a people called to defend the fatherless…to care for the child that has no family…to visit orphans in their distress.
On Orphan Sunday, we along with thousands of other churches Continue reading “Always Keep Smiling :)”