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Old 02-01-2005, 01:49 PM
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Inspirational Sayings/Quotes

I was wondering if anyone had any inspirational sayings/quotes/bible quotes that they found fitting for adoption announcements. I plan on sending out Jasmine's birth announcement and Isabel's Adoption announcement together so something to do with sisters, or family might be good... Any ideas would be greatly appreciated!

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Old 02-01-2005, 02:26 PM
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A dear friend of mine just sent me this:

The Gift of Life

I didn't give you the gift of life
But in my heart I know,
The love I feel is deep and real
as if it had been so.
For us to have each other
Is like a dream come true.
No, I didn't give you the gift of life;
Life gave me the gift of you.
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Old 02-01-2005, 02:26 PM
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Carrie - there's a website that I like called brainy quotes - I use it for finding quotes for scrapbooking. You can search for quotes containing key words etc. PM me if you can't find it, I don't know if I'm allowed to post a website here.
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Old 02-01-2005, 02:36 PM
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I don't know who wrote this, but its nice...

Our Child!

With anxious hearts and open arms,
we sought you everywhere.
You, dear child, are a gift from God,
The answer to our prayer.
No matter whether birth or choice,
A home is blessed from above.
When caring parents claim their child,
A family is formed by love.
~author unknown

Another idea the Sunday school song, "Jesus loves the little children"...
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I got a little book from our home study agency called "Adoption is another word for love". It's filled with quotes on adoption. This is one of my favorites:

How can blood be thicker than water when the people who gave me water for my thirst were not my blood relatives?

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Old 02-01-2005, 06:03 PM
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I've got one....

"They came to realize family need not be defined merely as those with whom they share blood, but as those for whom they would give their blood".
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It cracks me up that Charles got him name bleeped.
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Old 02-01-2005, 09:55 PM
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We simply said "Into our Hearts, Into our Lives, Into our Family" and then "Proudly announcing the adoption of........ Born.............Adopted..........Finally Home..........."
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