That my life would reflect God's glory - Jeremiah Griffin - pastor Rockford, Illinois

Drama drama

Posted by in Obervations

Well life goes on … Lord willing, I will make live the posts I have had to hold back until the foster kids are a part of our family officially.   Until then … just a few shadows running around.  A life on hold. These little foster kids have some other issues that need to be addressed by our court system.  In the defense of “privacy” we are forbidden to upload pictures of them online until such a time as their status changes.  There is a few cultural and psychological…read more


The Favorite Child

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My wife always says I have a favorite child. I don’t think I do, although one annoys me a little less than others. 🙂 Still I try and be fair however I am easily manipulated by my crazy little girls. Last night we had a MATCH Homeschool Co-Op showcase and four of my kids played music and/or had art and other projects on display. They are all interested in different things and all are unique in my heart. Can you love one kid more than another? I am sure you can. As a…read more

Peanut Butter Jelly Time – June 2015

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It is always a joy to be the hands and feet of Jesus. Putting the Gospel to action in our lives includes the fun and sometimes dangerous adventure of feeding the poor and reaching out to the children. This month was another stunning example of God’s mercy played out in our hearts as we ministered to the needs of the little ones. God did two things. He allowed us to share with multiple people who asked us, “Why you do dat?” This led to some good conversations about the glory…read more