If you have visited here before, you can probably see that I have changed the name of the blog again. I started blogging at 4URuthie to tell the story of our journey to adopt our 1st daughter. I changed it to Mountains for Maggie when we were praying for God to move mountains on behalf of our 2nd daughter. Well now it is no longer just Ruthie’s or Maggie’s stories. It is now our family's story, and the stories of those we share life with, as we Conquer Mountains together. Both ConqueringMountains.net and 4URuthie.blogspot will lead here.
Sunday, October 31, 2010
That Other Song
The song was Alway by Building 429. Whenever I was grieving how long it was taking to get Ruthie, that song would come on the radio or to mind. It helped me remember God's faithfulness during that time. I haven't heard that song in at least a year but would you believe it came over my radio while I was driving to Dallas this week for Ruthie's hand surgery? Yep I started crying. Then I looked in my rearview mirror at the beautiful little girl holding up her snack cup and saying. "Look mommie- all done."
Oh God is so good. I can watch this video now from a completely different perspective.
Last Monday morning, I was sitting in a Dallas hotel room with Ruthie (my 10-year old) watching TV. She chose an OLD Christmas cartoon tha...
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(this was taken by the mom who has a baby in the bed next to us. It pretty much sums up our day) It's been a night. I think I jin...