After many video chats and a long bus ride from Oklahoma to New York to meet again 4am. She's the most engaging and divine woman inside and out. We will never take Our Love and Our Family for granted.We owe it all to Gods good will and his sanctified grace and especially to this site CDFF for making it happen!!!We exchanged a few messages then texted until the birds started to chirp outside her window and mines.We fell in Love with each others thoughts and feelings for Life and each other. Even 20 years younger than I, Rachel is the first Christian woman I ever shared my heart with. We are now married and have recently been blessed with a baby girl named Faith.Being the hopeless romantic I was, I started to bin watch some movies around 4am when I received a wink, from a member with no photo.I didn't really care for what she had looked like, it's what she had written in her profile that caught my absolute attention, so pressing pause on my movie night was essential and I had to respond.We discovered we had overlapping circles of friends on Facebook and through ministry connections. (And an uncommonly successful one, if I may say so.
I had cheekily added a fifth sneaky prayer request: and please, God, if it is possible, could he be taller than me? This man was all of those things: he loved God, he loved me in the sense that he supported and served me and my community (even if he had not yet said one word of romantic declaration), we did laugh together, and we did talk together, and — LORD ALMIGHTY — he was significantly taller than me: a man I could look up to in every sense of the word.During that year and a half, I was thwarted by my own unrealistic expectations.And I fell short of others' unrealistic expectations.Do you enjoy reading romantic love stories, true love stories? Get comfortable and read along as we share our private miracle.How about stories that attest to the faithfulness of God? Let it be a reminder to you that God really does hear and answer prayer!