Hey everyone! I know it's been a while since we've posted an update. Unfortunately, there's not been much to share. This season of COVID has meant fewer adoptions are happening, but we have great hope that we will get to meet our son or daughter very soon and bring them home! In the meantime, we've … Continue reading Adoption Update
Author: David and Rachael Hall
We’re Now a “Waiting Family”!
So, I know we're overdue for an update. Let me start by saying that we have been so blessed by so many of you who are giving toward our adoption! We've now passed 60% of our fundraising goal, and have been able to make our payments to our agency ON TIME when a payment is … Continue reading We’re Now a “Waiting Family”!
The Pieces are Coming Together!
Sorry we are just now posting this update! We had a whirlwind of a weekend! It started with our Home Study “visit” on Friday. Because of COVID policies and procedures still being in place, our adoption specialist met with us through a Zoom meeting. It actually went really well and felt less like an interrogation … Continue reading The Pieces are Coming Together!
12 Myths About Adoption
ADOPTION IS A GIFT. However, there’s a lot of misinformation out there. We’ve been asked plenty of interesting questions in the past, and we’ve heard a number of the myths that some people have about adoption that simply are not true. Below are some of those common myths about adoption along with commentary on why … Continue reading 12 Myths About Adoption
Home Study Update
We were contacted today by our adoption specialist. Our home study is now set for Friday, April 9! Please be in prayer for us as our date approaches that all goes well! Because there are still policies and practices in place due to COVID, our “visit” will be through a Zoom call. After that, we’ll … Continue reading Home Study Update
We’ve Started a Puzzle Fundraiser!
Hello everyone! We're excited about a new fundraiser we've just launched to help us raise the money we need for adopting! The idea behind it came from some suggestions from other adoption fundraising sites, and we thought it would be really cool to see "all the pieces coming together" as we get closer to reaching … Continue reading We’ve Started a Puzzle Fundraiser!
Home Study Visit Coming Soon
Hi everyone! Things are really starting to move now! We were recently contacted by our agency where they informed us that they've gone through all our pre-home study documentation, and is all is good to move forward with our home study visit! It's not yet been scheduled, but we'll let you all know when it … Continue reading Home Study Visit Coming Soon
Our Next Milestone Has Been Reached!
Thank you friends and family! Because of your generosity, today we were able to pay the full amount due of $2250 in order to move forward with getting our home study done! We can now begin to move forward with the next step in our adoption journey - our home study visit! We are so … Continue reading Our Next Milestone Has Been Reached!
We’re Adopting! Again!
Welcome to our family’s adoption blog! Thank you for taking the time to visit and catch up with us. We've created this site as a centralized hub for sharing with all our family, friends, and other supporters updates, announcements, prayer requests, or just whatever else is on our hearts pertaining to our adoption journey! We … Continue reading We’re Adopting! Again!