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Saturday, March 8, 2008
“To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven: A time to be born…” (Ecc. 3:1-2).
We’re so thankful the Lord has purposed this blessed time in our lives and would like to share our joy with you through the following video and photos!
Since it's impractical to upload many pictures through blogger.com, we've posted over 100 pictures here: Joel Douglas Makaio.
And thanks for all your congratulatory emails - they were a lot of fun to read while we were waiting around in the hospital!
Tuesday, February 5, 2008
I had the sweet blessing of celebrating the soon-to-be arrival of our little Joel with my precious home church family and friends & family in the New Castle area. It was so special to be able to share this joyful time with these dear people who have watched me grow up and prayed us through the difficulties of my illness.
Staci (Storie) Small and her 11-week-old son Gavin came from Indianapolis. Staci and I became friends when my family moved in next door to her – we were 3 years old! Now we will have sons the same age!
Handmade baby gifts are a treasure: