Featured Prospective Couples/Clients

Chad and Kayla

Hi!  We are Chad and Kayla.  First and foremost, we want you to know that we have the utmost respect for your decision to place your child for adoption.  We would be honored to raise them and promise to respect and love you always for giving them life.  We know that this is not an easy decision for you, and we want to be there to support you through it.   
 
We have been married for nearly eight years, and we have always wanted to have children.  We battled infertility for several years before becoming foster parents.  We were blessed to foster two precious children during 2015 who ultimately went back home.  Our time in foster care just reaffirmed our desire to be parents and showed us first-hand just how easy it is to fall head-over-heels in love with a child that is not biologically ours.  Our home has never felt more complete than when we had our foster children, and we are so ready to welcome a permanent addition to our family through adoption!
 
We both grew up in loving, Christian families, and we cannot wait to provide that environment to our children.  Our families are very close.  Most weekends you can find us at the ballpark with our nieces and nephews or at one of our parents’ homes enjoying time together.  We also enjoy traveling, and we take annual vacations with both of our families.  Our families are in full support of our adoption and cannot wait to meet the newest addition to our family!
 
We will be praying for you as you make this decision and wish only the best for you and your child.  If you feel that our family would be the right fit for your child, we cannot wait to meet you and get to know you!

Chris and Callie

"There are only two ways to live your life.  One is as though nothing is a miracle.  The other is as though everything is a miracle" (Albert Einstein). 

 

We choose to see life as a miracle and try to enjoy every moment that we have together.  We look forward to growing our family and sharing our love through adoption.

 

We are Chris and Callie.  We have been married for 6 1/2 years and have always dreamed of a house full of little feet and laughter.  We learned very early in our marriage that we suffered from infertility but we were extremely lucky and blessed to get pregnant with our daughter, Mara, after 2 years of fertility treatments.  Having Mara was one of the best experiences that we have been fortunate enough to have.   As time passed, we were ready to grow our family again! We were disappointed to learn that getting pregnant again wasn’t going to be easy and that the same procedures that were used previously would not work.  Following a few years of failed fertility treatments and may emotional roller coaster rides we decided to stop any further treatments. After taking some time to heal from our struggle with infertility and many prayers to God, we truly feel that adoption is the path to continue growing our family.

 

We enjoy spending time together as a family, whether it is going to the lake for the weekend, playing board games, swinging in the backyard, or making pancakes together.  Our main focus in life is family and providing our children with an enriching environment full of love, excitement, curiosity, respect, and honesty.  We want to build up our children and nurture their strengths to create independent, happy adults by exposing them to a wide range of culture, music, art, history, and experiences.

 

We are so thankful for God’s grace and blessings in allowing us to become Mara’s parents and we are so excited for the chance to have another child to teach, love, and to experience all of life’s ups and downs with.  We hope that you may feel comfort knowing how much love our family has to give to you and your child.

Evan and Monica

Hi!  We are Evan, Monica, and Cooper.  We can not wait to meet and start this journey together.  We have struggled with infertility for many years, but were blessed with our son through IVF.  After trying multiple times to have another child we decided that adoption is what is truly in our hearts.  We are so ready to grow our family and give our son a sibling. 

 

We are extremely family oriented and love to experience new things and make memories together.  Some of our favorite things to do are visiting family, zoo trips, park trips, playing in our backyard, and movie nights.  Cooper is 3 years old and says he can't wait to be a big brother and teach his sibling how to play with trucks.

 

We could never fully understand what you are feeling or thinking, but we can't wait to learn more about you and to be whatever support system you could need.  We know that God has brought you to us for a reason, so we can make an impact on each others lives.  Thank you for everything.

Coty and Storey

Hi! We're Coty and Storey and we have been married for 11 years. We have two boys, Hunter and Hank. We started trying to have another baby when Hank was about 2 and after seven miscarriage I was just crying out to God asking him why he put another baby on my heart but all I was seeing was miscarriage after miscarriage and it was like he whispered to my heart I promised you a baby it just may look different then you think, so we started looking into adoption. We are so excited to grow our family not only by one but also have a loving relationship with you. We are new to adoption but we are so excited to grow and learn with you, you are one of the most courageous and loving moms I will ever meet and our family will always lookup to you and will never stop praying for you.


We are a family that love adventure! We love to travel and see new places. We also have a camp we go to a lot. We are very family oriented and spend as much time together as we can. We have lots of cousins and aunts and uncles and the best grandparents in the world.


We promise to love this baby unconditional and to give it every opportunity we can. My boys are so excited about having a new sibling and I know they will be the best big brothers ever. Our family and us are looking forward to meeting you and your baby and will be praying for you always. With lots of love.

Mike and Dana

Hi, we’re Mike & Dana.  We’ve been married for over 9 years and have no children.  We’ve prayed about this for a long time and know that God has led us to adopt our child.  We’re so very excited about becoming new parents! We can’t wait to share our love and life with a child. 

 

We’re very family-oriented and place much importance on Christian values, morals and going to church.  We enjoy our family time together taking walks, hiking, walking our dog, watching movies, and just relaxing at home.  Regularly, we spend time with our extended family having meals, catching up on our lives and sometimes attending various events together.  Dana has been active in pro-life events, volunteer work and previously taught tap dance classes to children and adults.  Mike has also been active in volunteer work tutoring/mentoring children, sports and is currently close to completing his second Master’s degree. 

 

You have great courage and strength and we admire you for giving such a miraculous blessing and gift to a family who isn’t able to have a child.  We’ve been praying for you and our future child and will continue to pray.  This child is and will always be a lifelong blessing to us!

William and Virginia

Hi! We cannot imagine the emotions that you are going through during this time. We respect you and your adoption plans for your baby.  We know that you must be a wonderful and loving person. You must have a loving heart, to want to bless a couple with such a miracle. We know that you are a very special person and we admire your strength and courage. 

 

We promise to provide the child with a safe, loving, happy and supportive environment. We promise that they will know how you made us parents and how much they are loved by you. We promise they will know the sacrifices you made for them, so that they would be given the best opportunities in life. We promise to provide them with the best education possible.  We will encourage them to do whatever they want to do in life, we just want them to be happy and fulfilled. We can assure you that we will provide a happy and loving life for them. 

 

A little about us… We have been married for eight years and we hope that we can become parents, through the gift of adoption. We are kind, caring, friendly and outgoing. We love our family and friends. We are both members of a church.  We both love being outdoors and going to the beach. We are a very active couple. We enjoy taking photographs of things we see and places we travel. William enjoys fishing and horseback riding. Virginia loves decorating the house for the holidays and painting.  We thank you for taking the time to consider us. We have a great love for one another, a great love for our families and our hearts are ready to love a child!  We cannot wait to become a mama and a daddy! Sending love, prayers and blessings!

Richard and Tabbatha

Hi, We are Richard and Tabbatha.  We have been married for 2½ years and love each other more every day. Our families have been friends for years and then there came a day when we fell in love and just knew right off that we were meant to be together. God has been the very center of our relationship from the beginning. We depend on His guidance and direction for our lives. We have a great desire to be parents. When we were faced with infertility, we knew that we still wanted children and that adoption was the way that God led us. We believe that adoption is one of God’s perfect ways of showing His love.

 

We are part of a family that enjoys each other and are always hanging out, playing games, eating dinner or even going on a weekend trip. We both come from families who have been married for over 30 years and have great stability and are also great examples of love for God and each other. Our parents and siblings are very excited and support us with this decision. This baby will be the first grandchild on both sides of the family and also the first neice or nephew on my side of the family,  which means this baby will be very loved, spoiled, and definitely not lacking in anything.

 

Richard  loves to play music and is the guitar player for the church that we attend. He is a wonderful, loving outgoing man who can make anyone laugh at any situation but is serious as well. He will be a great father, kids love him and consider him funny. Tabbatha teaches the little kids in Sunday School. She loves being a part of everything, helping and talking to people. She is very loving and tries to find the good in everything and loves life and enjoys having a good time. She loves to babysit and spend time being part of children’s lives.  She will be a great mother, kids adore her and think that she is fun to be around.

 

We definitely enjoy spending time together with each other, you rarely will see one of us without the other. We attend church three times a week, unless there are other church functions in between.  Other things that we like to do together are: go fishing, go to the movies, and entertain guests at our home. We are both dedicated to each other, our family, church, work, and everything that we do. We believe in giving our all in every situation, especially when it comes to a baby and raising a child.

 

We are very excited to become parents and start the next chapter of our lives. We are anticipating the joy that this baby is going to bring to us .  We want you to know how much we cherish you for making this difficult and selfless decision. We are praying for you and want you to realize that you are giving us the greatest gift of all, our chance to be parents and that we already love this baby so much.

Brian and Karla

We are a very caring couple who love to laugh and have fun!  We are ready to grow our family but are unable to have children naturally.  We would be thrilled to adopt a child and bring him or her into our home to have him or her experience a life of love and laughter with us.  We look forward to teaching our children skills, showing them new places, introducing them to people we love, and acting silly with them!

Karla is very easy going and is recognized by her warm smile and roaring laugh!  In her spare time, she enjoys reading and also plays the piano some.  She anticipates being able to share her talents with her children.  Brian loves to learn new things (especially technology) and enjoys teaching others in order to help them grow.  He is a very understanding and accepting person and cares a lot about others.  Brian and Karla often go to concerts - they like country, rock, and Christian music.  They are crazy about their friends from Sunday school and have fun with them at church and at parties.  Although they are very loyal Sunday church goers, they make time for several weekend getaways each year.  They look forward to baby’s first trip to the beach as well as out-of-state trips to meet extended family.

Brian has a daughter named Hannah.  Hannah is a typical teen fixated on her smart phone but has a heart for her siblings and would love to have another little brother or sister to play with!  Brian and Karla became Mom and Dad together to a sweetheart of a daughter named Perry who they adopted!  She is a huge daddy’s girl, she loves books, and she likes being in the water!  She enjoys playing with other kids, and she’s ready to become a big sister!!  It is Brian and Karla’s desire for Perry to have a sibling close in age to her - someone to ride the school bus with, go to camp with, to have a friend to grow up and grow old with!

Ryan and Lisa

We are Ryan and Lisa!  We have been married for seven years and have struggled with infertility.  After multiple failed attempts of in vitro and surrogacy, we prayed for the strength to get through the pain and we truly believe that this is the path that God is calling us to go down.

 

We have a small yorkie, Bently, who has been apart of our family for four years now.  He is a very loving, very active little dog who is full of personality and spirit.

 

We are a strong, family oriented couple who believe that it takes more than just the influence of parents to raise a child but rather an entire family.  Our families are so excited and supportive of our decision to adopt and are looking forward to meeting their future grandchild.

 

In our spare time we enjoy spending time together.  We attend church together on a regular basis and believe that God is the center of our relationship.  Ryan is an avid outdoorsman whether it be hunting or fishing or simply working in the yard.  Although I am not a hunter, I do enjoy going to our camp and spending time with Ryan.  As a couple we enjoy going fishing and spending time with our families and with the people we love.

 

We are so excited to become parents and start the next chapter of our lives and we want you to know how much respect we hold for you already.  We can not imagine how difficult of a decision this is for you and we pray that God may give you the strength and courage you need to begin this journey.  Our only hope is for you to know how much love we already have for your baby.

Sabeen

My name is Sabeen and I live in North Louisiana. I am a Physician and adore kids. I come from a family of two siblings. I have an older brother who is married and has three daughters aged 16, 13 and 8 yrs old. When I was little I used to tell my mother that I will have four kids when I grow up- two of my own and two adopted. I am all grown up now and well settled in my career. I have yet to find my soul mate but am glad that I have decided to pursue my parenting dreams. I adopted my first child, Aaminah, 17 months ago and it was the best decision of my life. She has changed my life forever for the better. She is a very social little girl who loves to be around people and other kids and is ready for a sibling. We like to read books together, go for walks, go to the park and dance to music. We also go for swim lessons and she loves the water.  We like to travel to visit friends and family and explore new places. Watching fireworks is a family favorite too.  I can only imagine that this is the hardest and most courageous decision you have had to make. I hope I can assure you that your child will grow up in a very loving and caring environment of family and friends and will have lots of aunts, uncles, grandparents, cousins and neighbors to play and grow up with. Most importantly, a mother to whom he/she will mean the world to and a very sweet older sister who will surely watch out for him/her and be a good playmate.

Bill and Elizabeth

Hello from Bill, Elizabeth, Will and Ava.  Bill and Elizabeth's relationship started as friends, and about four years later we realized our friendship was meant to be more. We enjoyed being a couple and often spent our time in the city and enjoying what the area offered. Bill often went with Elizabeth to the barn and cheered her on at horse shows. We enjoyed a balance of city culture and a more rural life. About a year after dating, Bill planned the perfect evening in the city and proposed when the city lit all the holiday lights. It is one of Elizabeth's favorite evenings of the year, and he planned the evening well. 

 

Our wedding was beautiful, and took place in the Armenian church. Bill's 100 year old grandfather and uncle married us, as they are both priests.The church is an important part of our family.  After the wedding, we bought our home 20 minutes outside of the city. Although we loved the excitement of the city, we appreciate the quiet and slower pace of a small town.  We found a home from 1742 and embarked on a wild renovation journey that included a man falling through a ceiling, a family of red squirrels invading our bedroom, a fire, a mini tornado, and other "interesting" moments. In the end, we are proud of the home we have created. It is truly a home and we are blessed to be able to provide a family centered environment. Elizabeth's beloved horse, Beamer, is enjoying retirement at home, and we have 26 chickens, 2 dogs, 2 cats, and a few fish. Our home is filled with family, friends, funny moments, and love. 

 

We will be celebrating our tenth wedding anniversary this year. Starting a family of our own had become a growing passion and we wasted no time, but we had quite a bit of difficulty getting pregnant.  We began the adoption process, but were soon pregnant with Will (6). 17 months after Will's birth, we welcomed Ava (4). We knew we wanted a large family and hoped to become pregnant with our third child, but after yet another long fertility experience, we decided adoption was best for us. We are extremely excited to welcome another member of our family, and appreciate that you've considered us.

Tye and Jacqueline

Hi! We are Tye, Jacqueline and Luke. My husband and I have been married for 13 years. We have one son who is six years old. When I was thirty five years old we tried to conceive another child and we did conceive but when the ultrasound was done it showed I had a blighted ovum which in simpler terms means a miscarriage. This hurt my family very much and we were all so devastated. I had a name picked out and everything.  All of this happened in July of 2014, so I had to take some time to let my body heal after the D and C procedure I had. So in December of 2014 tragedy struck my family again my mother was killed in a tragic car accident. My family has realized through all of this just how precious life is and there is a child out there that is missing from our life.  


Your child would be such a gift from God to us. A ray of sunshine in all the unhappiness we have experienced!! Your child would get a big brother and a family that would love your child unconditionally. We like to go to the park, zoo, movies and church. We have 3 dogs and 2 cats that are also a big part of our family. Your child will have several aunts, uncles and cousins and most of all be raised going to church in a Christian home. We hope you consider our family. Your child would be so cherished and loved without end!!!

Stephen and Erin

 Hi, we are Stephen and Erin. Thank you for considering us to be parents of your precious unborn child. We know this may be the most difficult decision of your life, but we hope you can see how much love your child will be given in our family.
 Stephen and I grew up 8 doors down from one another. We were high school sweethearts who have now been married for almost 7 years. We feel so blessed to say that we are a family of 3 now! In February 2016, we adopted our son Andrew. He has been the greatest joy of our lives since the day he was born. He has filled our home with more love and laughter every day. The fulfillment Andrew has brought us has inspired us to grow our family by adopting another child!
 
 Stephen and I were both raised in close-knit Catholic families. We are raising our family in the same faith. We spend our free time with our families - attending mass together, going to soccer and baseball games for our nieces and nephews (7 in all), and going out to dinners. We love to travel as much as possible and can't wait to make more  memories with our newest family member.
 
 We cannot imagine the emotions you are feeling as you make this decision. We want you to know that your baby will be loved, cared for, and cherished in our family. We believe that God has placed us in this position to follow His will and love this child as our own. We cannot thank you enough for considering our family for your precious child.

Dan and Jennifer

Hello!  We are Dan and Jennifer.  We don’t know what circumstances in life brought you to the point where you are considering giving up your child for adoption, but know that we love and are praying for you.  

 

We have been together as a couple for over 20 years and married for 18, and we have 3 boys, Grant, Micah, and Levi.   Dan works in the legal field and Jenifer, a former teacher, is a homemaker and enjoys volunteering and subbing at the boys school.  As a family, we love to experience things together, that can be something as simple as board games or all the way to zip lining, snow skiing or one of our most recent adventures, indoor skydiving.    Since the boys love baseball, we spend a lot of time in the yard playing ball and at the Little League fields, where Dan is usually coaching one of the boys teams.

 

Over the last few years, we have been serving with our church in our community and around our state on mission trips.  Much of our time serving has been with addiction recovery ministries.  These trips have opened our eyes to see the world that the Lord does, to love unconditionally people of all races, backgrounds and economic status since we all have problems and sins that need forgiven.

 

We came to the decision to adopt very simply because we want to live our faith and not just be the people that know the right thing, but the ones that do the right thing even when the are not easy.  We are thankful for you and the hope that we can make your child a part of our family.

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