I had no idea these prayers would land on my best friend and Sister. Twice.
But let's backup and start from the beginning.
she gave up a month of her life
to claim our children.
and she is no longer an orphan...
Marc and Becky are no strangers to the orphan and widow,
and have been active in Orphan PREVENTION.
This meant there were 11 children in one house and that the Ulrichs (a homeschooling family) were opening up their home to Social Services.
Very, very few thought this was a good idea.
But in the end - by the providence of God and the obedience of the Ulrichs - this mother and her family were preserved and are now absolutely thriving.
From Marc's account of this experience:
"It is God's house, and we are His.
It was a delight to serve."
with Becky and Marc and say "Yes."
we will make room.
This story is so, so familiar.
we were crowned in it.
And as Marc says;