Court Dates, the Preschool Christmas Photo and UNSTOPPABLE Grace

On one ordinary Saturday morning I opened a letter from the court dealing with Star’s adoption – Star’s birth parents were asking for leave to appeal the making of an adoption order. It was a short letter, no details. Dates for them to lodge their reasons. Deadlines for the local authority to respond.

And for us, all we could do was wait.

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Jesus, Adoption and the Passport Office

I recently applied for my daughter’s first passport. No big deal, millions of people have a passport.

However as an adopted child, it is a big deal because it raises issues of identity.

Who is she?

Who are her parents?

Where does she legally have a right to reside?

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