SAVE THE DATE FOR OUR NEXT BANQUET:“How to Use Your Embassy!”RSVP Today!You are invited to The Household Embassy Movement’s next banquet on Thursday, Sept. 9th from 6:30-8:30 p.m. We hope you will join us at the beautiful Persimmon Country Club in Gresham for wonderful food, inspiration and practical direction from Gregg Harris, one of the principal leadership voices in the church today. Gregg will speak on “How to Use Your Embassy” going deeper into how [...]
ETHAN CREED TOLPIN Proverbs 22:1"A good name is more desirable than great riches, to be esteemed is far better than silver or gold."Ethan: Hebrew, Meaning: Firmness, Steadfast in TruthRomans 8:28"And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to his purpose."Creed: Latin, Meaning: Belief, Power in FaithMatthew 8:10"Truly I tell you, in no one in Israel have I found such faith."(Also motivated by [...]
Yesterday was the best birthday ever for me...We came home from Andaluz Waterbirth Centerto be reunited & surprised!Kelsey made me a beautiful homemade cake!All the children joined in to make posters and this beautiful stepping stone for my garden!I am so thankful for you children!
The Lord has blessed us with another healthy son!Baby Tolpin arrived yesterday @ 12:45 in the afternoon!9lbs 1oz.20.5"with a Hercules chest of 14.5"long fingernail and a little bit of curly dark hair
Today was the first due date given that I would meet our son for the first time... and here I am... no change... Since I have NEVER gone over due... had 2 babies on their due dates... and two 11 days early... and one daughter 13 days early.... I am in a bit of nervous uncharted territory! I tend to have big babies... no really BIG babies...Here is the run down... Kelsey (8.5lb-due date)... Austin [...]
I'm officially feeling my age!My eldest child, Kelsey just turned 10 this afternoon- 12:31pm!Here are some highlights from here birthday at home!Last Week we took Kelsey on a date! She picked out a new Bible with her name engraved & off we went to her favorite place... Macaroni Grill!This morning we surprised her with a spontaneous trip to Krispy Kreme Donuts for breakfast!After going out with Dad for the afternoon, we had a special dinner [...]