Trip to Disney 2017!!

  Precious memories I have from Disney…I love these photos and I love these kids.  I feel so grateful to have had this trip with them.  It was wonderful to see their tanks so full every day.  Each morning we talked about all the surprises God would have for them that day.  Each day we […]

Tinklepaugh Christmas 2013…

This Christmas was so special to us.  It was a precious time of rest from running hard last year—we moved, had a baby, and Brian attended ILE and was working towards his graduate degree on the side.  We sensed the Lord telling us to BE THE SALT AND LIGHT this Christmas.  As we celebrated Advent…really…for […]

A soft and beautiful heart-Lewis turns 4!!!

A sweet friendship blossomed This heart is so precious to me…it is so soft and beautiful…so full of love.  God is transforming his heart and mine.  He is teaching me to love him more than anything (obedience, meeting a certain standard of behavior or schooling, etc)…and I feel so blessed to love him and to be […]

Father’s Day!!!

We were so blessed to have Brian home for the night for Father’s Day…even though he was in rotation…and we will have him home tomorrow for his birthday too!!!  After experiencing so many special days away from each other…we are truly happy to have those days together now…even if only for a little bit of […]