Day 4 – El último día y reunión

Today was our last day on this wonderful return trip to Guatemala. Like any time away from home, it has gone by so quickly, but we thank God for the opportunities we’ve had to serve as a family, reconnect with old friends, and build new relationships. We started our day with the team at a … More Day 4 – El último día y reunión

Juan’s Media Conversion – Legacy Video Media to DVD/electronic

Juan Pablo has a new business in which he is converting old tape media such as VHS to newer formats (DVD, Mp4, shareable on Google Photos). Check out the link on this site to learn more and head on over to the Facebook page for the latest updates! Website: Facebook page:

Surgery Scheduled

Our reason for posting Juan Pablo’s journey has been to allow friends and family to remain updated with his progress and to share specific prayer needs.  Emily and I desire to be as transparent as possible while allowing the story of God’s love in his life to be told understanding that his consent has been … More Surgery Scheduled

Buckner Today Article – Bringing Home Juan Pablo

An article was recently compiled by Buckner friend, Jenny Pope, which was published in their Buckner Today magazine (Winter 2011 issue).  We were interviewed while visiting the Buckner campus last fall during a family vacation.  It was JP’s first trip to Buckner in Dallas.  The article accurately details our journey to adopting Juan Pablo to … More Buckner Today Article – Bringing Home Juan Pablo

Road to Surgery

It’s hard to believe that five years ago, we first set eyes on our future son at an orphanage in Guatemala.  It was the scars on his face that God used to move our hearts toward adoption.  When Jesus asked, ‘who would I choose’ for your family, we unanimously agreed that it was Juan Pablo.  … More Road to Surgery