The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective.

The earnest prayer of a righteous person has great power and produces wonderful results.

The effective prayer of a righteous man can accomplish much.

The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much.

The above referenced scripture are different translations of James 5:16b.

I can’t help but think it was the effectual and fervent prayers of my children that brought on this long-awaited breakthrough in our girls’ case. So today, I am asking for your effectual and fervent prayers! As I was walking with my supervisor at 6:30am this morning, she informed me that she would be calling the girls’ case worker today to find out how the staff meeting went yesterday and urge them to move forward with placing them in our home immediately.

I will update as soon as I hear something!

We’ll be heading to the pool to pass the time. 🙂

I look forward to the days of shopping for these:

How cute are those!?! Just FYI, they are on clearance at! 🙂