Posts Tagged ‘Christ-like’

Newton’s First Law

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008

I recently discovered something about my marriage. My husband and I hold pretty much the same values and share the same faith and have many of the same tastes and preferences. However, we have very different personalities.

I have realized that my husband and I are living examples of Newton’s first law of physics. You know the one: an object at rest tends to stay at rest and an object in motion tends to stay in motion unless acted upon by an unbalanced force. (more…)

How God opened and moved my heart to adoption

Tuesday, August 26th, 2008

I’ve always said I was half-adopted. I came from my mother’s first marriage. My dad said that he chose me as much as he chose my mom. They married a week before I turned five and then my adoption was finalized when I was eight. I was definitely a daddy’s girl growing up and I wasn’t treated any differently than any of my siblings. Thus I grew up with positive feelings toward adoption and wasn’t ever closed to it. (more…)