Tapestry Blog


Posted On Title
Ryan North

When Two Worlds Collide

posted on October 27, 2016

When I was a child, I wanted to be an airline pilot. I thought it would be the most romantic way to spend my days floating amongst the clouds. My dad traveled for work when I was a kid and…… Read More

#TapCon15

4 Reasons You Need to Attend Conference this Year

posted on October 13, 2016

The 2016 Tapestry Adoption & Foster Care Conference will be held October 21-22 at Irving Bible Church. This year will feature Trust Based Relational Intervention (TBRI)  trained professionals, Empowered to Connect Parent Trainers, and Occupational Therapists across both days of…… Read More

#TapCon15

2016 Tapestry Conference: Beyond the Basics

posted on October 4, 2016

The 2016 Tapestry Adoption & Foster Care Conference will be held October 21-22 at Irving Bible Church. Last year we went Back to Basics, so this year we decided to go Beyond the Basics. Each of our presenters will spend…… Read More

Ryan North

Rest

posted on September 19, 2016

There are many things about our American lifestyle that people from other nations find peculiar. They look at our habits and rituals and don’t understand why we do some of the things we do. One of those things that others…… Read More

#TapCon15

2016 Tapestry Adoption & Foster Care Conference

posted on September 1, 2016

The 2016 Tapestry Adoption & Foster Care Conference will be held October 21 & 22 at Irving Bible Church. Last year we went BACK TO BASICS, this year we decided to go BEYOND THE BASICS. We will feature TBRI trained…… Read More

Ryan North

The Greatest is Love

posted on August 30, 2016

A friend of mine spent some time in foster care as a child. He was placed in care when he was 10-years-old and reunited with his birth family some years later. There are those who would call that a foster…… Read More

Ryan North

Wherever You Go

posted on August 23, 2016

Some years ago, a friend of mine was involved in a serious car accident on his way home from work. As he crossed through an intersection, another car ran the light and crashed into the side of his car. As…… Read More

Ryan North

Jesus Often Withdrew

posted on August 15, 2016

We started a tradition some years ago in our family that has fast become one of my favorites. We head to the mountains of Colorado for a week at the beginning of August every year. We live in Dallas so…… Read More

Ryan North

God Blesses Those Who Mourn

posted on August 8, 2016

Life is hard. We have to deal with so many things that we would rather not deal with every day. There are things that disappointment us and things that scare us. Disappointment, and sometimes fear, can lead to anger. When…… Read More

Ryan North

Kindness and Mercy

posted on July 31, 2016

  As adoptive and foster parents we all understand that our kids’ stories did not start with us. They each have a history that we are not included in. Their stories range from that of a young mom who placed…… Read More