Thursday, December 9, 2010

Prayer Requests...I'm Leavin On A Jet Plane...

Ok, my PEEPS!! It is almost 1am my time here...I've packed and repacked and repacked and weighed again and again!! I think I have my stuff READY!! :) I still have more things to I 'll make this brief!!! My post one minute ago WORKED!!! Thanks Gina!! My friend Gina just taught me HOW to post via cool!!! I might NOT have that much control over pics while i'm there...but I should be able to get them up none the less...SO STAY TUNED!! I really hope to blog a lot while I'm there!! AND, I'll get to love on my new nephew while I'm there I know my little sis will be on pins and needles waiting for me to give her news of her new son!!! :) OH, I can't wait to get my hands on him!!! :)

***Ok, so thanks Mom for bringing me Chocolate Chip Cookies tonight...soo yummy!!! And, thanks to all my sweet friends for all the wonderful text, emails, phone calls, etc. wishing me a GREAT trip!! I already feel THE PLEASE keep them up!! :) Ok, so please pray:

*that traveling across the world goes safely and is uneventful!!
*that my 5 children feel peace with me leaving
*that my hubby feels PATIENCE and PEACE all week with the kids by himself!! :)
* that LL does ok with out me..and that she doesn't reject me when I return!! We've never been apart this will be hard on us both!!
* that my kids have so much fun that they don't miss me at all.
* that I ACTUALLY get to meet LL's birth mom. PRAYING that she's home when we arrive and that we arrive safely!
* that I don't get sick on this trip
*that my children and hubby are healthy and well while I'm gone
*that God guides the meeting with LL's birth mom and that He is glorified by this meeting...
*that God's WILL is done...
* that I'm able to love on and share God's LOVE with as many children of Ethiopia as possible...
*and that I arrive home safely with a BROKEN HEART...I pray that God continues to BREAK MY HEART FOR WHAT BREAKS HIS!!!!
*** I could keep going...there are SO many prayer requests that I could come up with..but I'm so tired right now that I can't even think straight..I've had my coffee and I'm sipping on my 3rd or 4th diet coke..and brain is still shutting down!!

**Hoping my hubby can post for me some too...Look for one of us to update yall in the next day or so!! Thank you a MILLION TIMES OVER for all the love and support you've shown...Looking forward to a GREAT trip...Happy Thursday to you all, kj


  1. Praying for you Kristi!!! Have an AMAZING time! Keep your eyes and your heart open. Can't WAIT to hear about how God worked IN you and THROUGH you.

  2. YAHOO... the time has come and I am so excited for you!!!!! I will be praying...

  3. Praying from Texas Kristi! I am praying blessings over EVERY part of this trip and I know it will be wonderful for everyone!

  4. You are in my prayers!! Can't wait to hear all about your trip!

  5. Praying for you! I hope both you and your children have so much peace with you being away. I know there is nothing harder in this world than leaving your children, but this is for such a wonderful reason. So happy for you, and I'll be praying. :)

  6. Thinking of and Praying for you! Can't wait to hear more!! :)

  7. Oh Kristi,
    God is going to use all of you mightily over there! You have so many friends and family praying for you. God's protection will be all around you and your family. Can't wait to read all you have to share about your trip!

  8. Praying for you and your family! Have a wonderful trip.
    Love ya,

  9. my prayers are going right along with you!!!!

  10. Blessings on your trip... may the Lord work through you!

  11. Isaiah 41:10 Don't be afraid, for I am with you. Don't be discouraged, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you. I will hold you up with my victorious right hand.

    I pray that God will walk before you and keep you safe! That your trip will be even better than you can imagine. My prayers are going with you Kristi!!!

  12. PRAYING!!!! And since we have 10 people that is a lot of prayer coverage :) Love you Kristi :)

  13. What an amazing opportunity!! I will be praying for you. I soooo hope you get to meet LL's birth mom, so incredible that you were able to find her!! Can't wait to hear more about it!!!

  14. PRAYING, PRAYING, PRAYING!!!! Can't wait to see how God is glorifed through ya'll on this trip!

  15. Have a safe journey. What an amazing gift you will be giving your daughter in honoring her birth mother in person, I'm teary eyed.

    I'll be praying for you, hubby and the littles.

  16. Going through your prayer requests saying prayers right now for you! You can do it, Woohoo! And before you know it you will be safely back home loving on your babies!!!


Thank you for your kind words!!