Yes, it's that time of year again, time to catch a glimpse of a fraction of the children with Down Syndrome who are living in orphanages around the world, facing an unimaginably bleak future. Please take a look, help by sponsoring an orphan's adoption fees, pray for them, maybe bring one home to light up your life. Don't think I'm serious? That very thing happened last year when a friend of a friend clicked on my link to the Angel Tree '07 and she now has two beautiful new Ukrainian daughters this Christmas.
If anyone is looking for a special Christmas present for me this year, by all means sponsor one of these beautiful children for at least $35 and give me the ornament. ;-) I would treasure it far more than another sweater. Here are a few of my favorite beautiful faces: