Now that I can post pictures of our girls online – look out! Here comes an OVERLOAD! First, here was their sweet referral photo:
And here were some of the pictures of Jennifer taken in her first days at Kwahu foster home…
Then in late March we took off for our tri-annual trip to Ghana, and got to meet our girls for the first time as I blogged about here. But now I can show you the rest of the story – in pictures! Our Ghana program coordinator, Anita, was in Ghana at the same time we were, so she caught some great pictures of our first moments at Kwahu foster home…..
Talking to Jennifer in the very first moments that we met…..
Jenny next to JJ – now you can really see how tiny she is…..
Yaa and Adjoa. But leaving that foster home, I felt that God had firmly planted Jennifer and Florence as daughters in my heart, and I had such a peace to wait on His timing for the rest of our process to unfold. As our car got out to the main road, we had to stop alongside the curb for Jake to run into a bank and exchange money. As we parked, I looked up and there straight ahead of me was a taxi, proclaiming the perfect summary of what my heart was thinking in those moments…..