How would you describe yourself?
I’m a pastor’s wife, an adoptive mom, lover of Christ, and things mom!
When did you start your blog?
How did you choose your blog name?
I desire daily to be more satisfied in Christ and Him alone…satisfaction through Christ.
What keeps you motivated and inspired to blog?
I am motivated to reach people with the gospel and love of Christ, as well as to share about our adoption story.
Tell us a little about your family.
I have been married for 5 years and we have an 18 month old baby girl that God blessed us with through the gift of adoption!
How do you prioritize family and your blog?
I try to create blog posts ahead of time and deal with comments, etc. at night!
Where do you see your blog and yourself in 5 years?
I see my blog reaching more and more people with the hope that’s found in Christ. My baby girl will be 6! I hope to have adopted again and/or have had biological children. I would like to have done more professional writing jobs.
Biggest life lesson learned blogging?
Don’t be afraid to share. You can’t let a few people deter you from sharing what the Lord has asked you to share!
What is your secret to success?
Being transparent and building relationships.
What do you wish someone would have told you when you first started blogging?
I wish I would have known how to do blog design! It makes what your saying and your mission so much more believable if you have “the look”!
All bloggers encounter writer’s block. How do you get past this?
I try to write in advance and write down blog topic ideas as they come to me! I’ve also gotten involved in book studies, affiliate programs, and mission topics to give me more areas to write about.
What was your sweetest success story?
Receiving an email, from a mother in the process of adoption, thanking me for my blog and helping her have the courage to step out into the scary waters of adoption!
How do you relax?
I watch TV occasionally, spend time with family, and go on vacations!
Do you belong to any other social media networks to promote your blog?
Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest
Have you attended any social media conferences?
What has been your most popular posts?
Our adoption story – Part 1
Our adoption story – Part 2
Our adoption story – Part 3
Our adoption story – Part 4
Our adoption story – Part 5
Our adoption story – Part 6
Our adoption story – Part 7
Our adoption story – Part 8
Share your favorite quote or inspirational thought:
My life verse:
For I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but him who lives within me. And the life I now live, I live by faith in the Son of God who loved me and gave himself up for me.
Is there anything else you would like to add?
My main goal in promoting my goal is to share the love and hope of Jesus Christ and to impact others through that. I pray that you will look favorably upon that!
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