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What? Wait? Family of 8?

We would like to officially announce to you that a very special little person will be joining our family VERY SOON! Surprise!  We are adopting!

It's a girl!!  We cannot wait to bring our little girl home, hold her in our arms, and provide her with a safe, healthy, and loving family as she grows.  She is 7 years old and with a complicated past, our newest child needs to come home as soon as possible.  She will need prayers as she adjusts and heals.  We will need prayers for strength, understanding, and God's covering to be over us as we walk beside her.  Please commit this to your daily prayers.

Our family has already been busy taking steps of faith and has begun this process.  For the remaining costs of legal fees and travel, we are asking for you gifts to join into this blessing of adoption! When you give financially, you become invested in the ministry of orphan care along with us.  Our fundraising goal is a remaining $13,000 to bring our daughter home.

Please, we are asking you only give from a willing heart as we pray over these specific funds as genuine gifts from people of the Father.

We trust that God will provide the funds needed to complete this adoption as we have witnessed the absolute miracles He opened for us with our first adoption to Ethiopia.  One way may be through people like you.  With that in mind, we ask if you would take this matter of giving into prayer, and ask for you to be part of our team both in commitment of prayer and by a financial gift.

Being that we are very short on time, the fundraiser mega-campaigns are not feasible.  This letter and possibly a few other fundraisers is all we can do.

Can we count on you to stand securely with us as we move forward with this adoption?  You can make a donation by clicking the pay pal link provided on this blog.

OR go to our GOFUNDME page at gofundme.com/its-a-girl-adoption-fundraiser

OR, if you know us personally, mail us a check to our home address.  We are also launching a Go Fund Me page for ease and time constraints.  Find out more to that link by visiting our ONE SOUGHT ME face book page.

THANK YOU for taking the time to let us share our journey with you!

With all our hearts,
 Todd and Erin

"I tell you the truth, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers of mine, you did for Me." -Matthew 25:40 

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