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For Good is NOT a Coincidence

This weekend I am going to see the musical, Wicked, which is the musical about the friendship between Glinda and the Wicked Witch of the West, whom the author of the novel named Elphaba.

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Important History:  The first time I saw it, my hubby and I were celebrating our sixth wedding anniversary at Universal Studios in Hollywood. We chose this getaway because we were in the final stages of foster-adoption certification and knew both time and finances would be tight for a while. It was our last big hurrah before committing to having another child.

It was two months prior that I met Ruth* and witnessed Paige’s birth.

When people say: Oh, what a coincidence, I disagree. I believe these coincidences are God at work.

So it comes as no surprise that after God’s plans for us to adopt the girls fell neatly into place, a song from the musical would make me think of Ruth.

These are the lyrics from For Good.

Ruth and I reconnected last October and she has been sober just over two years. We are going to see Wicked together this weekend.

It’s a dream come true, in so many ways.

And I don’t believe this is a coincidence, I know it is God’s hand.

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*** Today is Erin Bohn’s Adoption Talk linkup. Click on the prior link or the Adoption Talk badge in my side bar to add your blog and/or read other adoption blog posts.

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