40 for 40 {Experience 15} : Adopt Colton

Judge Lewis and his clerk Colton would like to let you know that it is official!

We drove into Boston with Mimi and walked up to the Courthouse.

And waited in this big open area while everything was prepared.

Cole enjoyed the view from the Ergo and was very patient while we waited.  He is holding a present, a little monkey, given to him by his lawyer, Nancy.

We were brought into a courtroom (that’s Cole’s caseworker Julie on our left).  Diane went over the paperwork with us.

While the judge read all of the court documents, Colton was invited to run around and even sit in the Clerk’s chair.

Then the judge invited us up to his bench.  He gifted Cole with the book The Lorax by Dr. Seuss and gave Cole a stuffed Lorax.

And then he pronounced it officially.  Colton is our little guy.

What a wonderful day for the entire Sharpteam.

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9 thoughts on “40 for 40 {Experience 15} : Adopt Colton

  1. Congratulations!!!! Wonderful News!!! So happy to hear it is official. You and Andrew certainly have shown the community what great parents you are. Colton Ian Sharp, I wish you grace and peace with the Lord and your family. Many Blessings and Love.

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  2. And anyone who welcomes a little child like this on my behalf is welcoming me. Matthew 18:5

    And we know this, with God all things are possible. Congratulations Sharpteam! We just know that little guy is going to be blessed having you both as his mama and papa, and what a joyful blessing he will be to you both also.

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  3. God Bless all of you! This is the best news I have heard all year! You all deserve the very best! I admire all the patience, love, perseverance, hope and faith you both have had through this journey, a true inspiration to us all. Welcome officially Colton! Hip Hip Hooray!!!!!

    Much love to you all Sharp family! xoxox

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