No Greater Joy Mom

I am a stay at home mom to nine awesome children--three biologocal boys and six children added through the blessing of adoption.  I'm learning every day how to live life to the fullest with many special needs and medically fragile children.


Friends, we are still urgently looking for a family for precious Mabel in Uganda. ...more


I never knew how much I would absolutely love being a mom. Until this guy was placed in my arms sixteen years ago. ...more

another big milestone

Hasya’s looking more and more like a teenager, we think. She’s growing every month. ...more

it’s just…see you later

Today heaven gained an angel. ...more

a wonderful way to help!

Recently my friend, Jen, asked me whether she could host an online Trades of Hope party to benefit our new ministry, Sindisa. ...more

this is our WHY

No matter where God leads us, no matter the passion on our hearts, we all have a why. A reason why we support the causes we do or pour our time and resources into the projects that are near and dear to our hearts. They’re the reasons why we move cities, take a short-term mission, or sow our time into the local home for teen mothers ....more

we’re pressing on

Just seven more weeks before we leave for South Africa! ...more

these two

The boy...more

nine beautiful years

I will never forget the day she entered our lives in 2006. The sweetest little three-year-old who loved to talk to anyone who would listen to her constant chatter. She loved life and lived it big and with much enthusiasm ....more


“Then you will call on me and come and pray to me, and I will listen to you.” ~~ Jer. 29:12 God listened as He promised and the prayers of many have been answered. Summer has a family! ...more