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TAPESTRY @ The Water Park

posted on June 19, 2017

We will once again host our annual summer family fun night at the water park on Sunday, July 2, from 6:30 to 8:30 pm, at the Rosemeade Rainforest Aquatic Complex in Carrollton. This family event is always tons of fun… Read More

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Curt Thompson on Neuroplasticity

posted on June 2, 2017

Curt Thompson was interviewed at Biola University and explained the flexibility of the brain to change and grow, the capabilities of the mind, and what these have to do with spiritual transformation and the traditional spiritual disciplines. We are thrilled… Read More

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Don’t Create a Vacuum

posted on May 1, 2017

There is a great parenting strategy I think we should all subscribe to; don’t remove a coping mechanism or survival strategy from a child unless you have something better to replace it with. Don’t create a vacuum if you are… Read More

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Establishing Healthy Boundaries

posted on March 22, 2017

I recently presented at a conference for adoptive and foster parents. My assigned topic; Building Healthy Relationships and Boundaries with Your Biological Relatives. I was excited when the topic was first assigned to me. There are many books on the subject… Read More

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Parenting with Support

posted on February 7, 2017

Parenting can be difficult, especially as you learn about what you bring to the relationship, what your triggers are, your children’s triggers; add on the stress of having a number of professionals involved in your daily life and you’ll quickly… Read More

Empowered Teens

posted on January 26, 2017

Empowered Teens was created for adopted teens in 6th-12th grade, this class will be a fun, active, low-pressure way to connect with other adopted teens and learn valuable life skills.  We will be using concepts from Empowered to Connect and… Read More

Empowered to Connect Parent Training

posted on January 19, 2017

One of the most important things we’ve learned as parents is the difference between being safe and feeling safe. For many years we thought that they were the same thing, but we have come to understand and live the difference.… Read More

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Support Groups Start January 11

posted on January 6, 2017

We all need someone to lean on. That is especially true for those who foster, have adopted, or who are waiting. Join other like-minded parents for a time of connection and sharing. Our support groups are open to any adoptive, foster,… Read More

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Moms Christmas Dessert

posted on December 5, 2016

All adoptive and foster moms, as well as those who are waiting, are invited to join us for an evening of delicious desserts and fellowship. We will also do a gift exchange of your “go to mom survival item.” We… Read More

#GivingTuesday is TODAY!

posted on November 29, 2016

Today is Giving Tuesday, a day dedicated to giving back. There are two ways that you can give today; your time and your treasure. Please email us at tapestry@irvingbible.org if you would like to bless adoptive and foster families by volunteering… Read More