A year after we got married, we ended up meeting some our our close family friends who lived near us and they had two biological daughters, an adopted son, and were in a process of adopting their two littles. Getting to know this family, hearing their adoption stories, and walking with them through their process secured a place in our hearts for adoption. Then, some other family friends were the pilot family for Lifeline’s India program and we were able to see through them how the India adoption process goes. Mix all of that with our faith family being diligent to share adoption stories and the importance behind the church being involved in caring for orphans, discovering an incredible adoption agency whose headquarters happens to be in our city, and the rest is history. It was apparent adoption was woven into the fabric of our family long ago and throughout the years. The only issue we did not know (and still do not completely know) is the timing.
South Asia continued to be another thread the Lord wove into our family. The people, the food, the culture, the countries. We love them all. India is a beautiful country. The people feel and process their worldview in a unique way and have a deep connection to their family and spirituality that flows into every aspect of their life.
Our little girl is 2-years-old, and we are in LOVE with her big brown eyes and sweet smile! Please help us to bring her home as we close in on traveling to get her!
STRIPE charges an online processing fee (2.2% +.30 USD per transaction). Your donations will be decreased by this amount. You may also send a check payable to “Lifesong for Orphans”. In the memo line please write “Simpson 09049”, to ensure it is credited to our account. Please mail to Lifesong for Orphans, PO Box 40, Gridley, IL 61744.
Lifesong has been blessed with partners who underwrite all U.S. administrative and fundraising costs (TMG Foundation and other partners). That means 100% of your donation will go directly to the adoption.
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