I was taking a survey for Adoptive Families, when I came upon this question, “How long was it, in months, from the time you were certified as a foster parent to the time you were matched with the child you ultimately adopted?” The first choice was, “less than one month.” The second choice was, “one to three months.”
It is exciting to remember the happier details of our foster process. I recently heard Justin telling someone that we were certified one day and Pumpkin came the following day. But it even gets better than that. We were actually certified a couple hours before she came, she arrived the SAME day we were certified!!!! She needed a home, and God knew which one He wanted her in. I don’t leave much to chance anymore, I believe God’s hand is in more than we could ever imagine.
Tracy Dee Whitt
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