Author Archives: Mardie Caldwell

A Father’s Day Message to Those Waiting…

“Any man can be a father but it takes someone special to be a dad.” -Anne Geddes With Father’s Day coming up in a few days, I wanted to write to all of you adoptive dads-to-be. You’ll be celebrating Father’s … Continue reading

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Let Jesus Lead Your Adoption Journey

Preparing for your adoption, focusing on it and learning all you can now plays a huge role in your adoption readiness. So too does spending time in the word with Him. Did you know many of us spend more time … Continue reading

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Praying for Adoption With Confidence

Prayer is a key element in a Christian’s walk with Jesus.  It’s the doorway to our intimate relationship with Him. Through scripture and attending church, we’re encouraged to pray with confidence to receive what our Father in heaven has stored … Continue reading

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How to Create Calm Faith During Your Adoption Journey

During the adoption wait, the cause of most of our stress is frustration and lack of control over the process. I’ve found the solution to frustration is practicing having “calm” faith that the process of adoption has been successful for … Continue reading

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Thinking About Christian Adoption? Hear What Others Say About the Book, Called to Adoption

Many Christian families, seeing the need to step forward in faith and raise a child not of their bodies, are choosing to learn more about the miracle of families created through adoption. My new book, Called to Adoption, is an … Continue reading

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Looking for Inspiration?

The weather is nasty outside and you are just aching to hold a baby in your arms- not any baby but your very own. I have been there and I share with you at times it seemed it would never … Continue reading

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How a Surgery Made My Appreciation of Jesus Grow

Sitting in my car as my husband drove me home from the hospital after what was to be a simple carpal tunnel surgery, I glanced down at the large cast on my hand that ran up my arm to my … Continue reading

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Seeking the Lord’s Word in Your Adoption Journey

If you are thinking about adopting, make sure to spend time in God’s word and call on  Him for help every day. In doing so, you will receive direction for building your family through adoption. Consider Ephesians 1:5: our Heavenly … Continue reading

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Worried? Turn to the Lord

Collaborating with the Lord will bring blessings that far outweigh all your concerns and troubles. Let God be your guide and give you wisdom on the steps to take in your adoption journey. Turn to Him to find out the next … Continue reading

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The Hidden Power of Prayer

Prayer delights God’s ear, it melts His heart, it opens His hand. God cannot deny a praying soul. -Thomas Watson It is so important to involve God in our everyday lives by talking to Him. Yes, talking to Him and … Continue reading

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