‘We just fit’: How adopting a child from Haiti changed everything for this mom

‘We just fit’: How adopting a child from Haiti changed everything for this mom

Christian author and speaker Lisa Harper has made a career out of bringing hope to women, many of whom are mothers. But Harper — a victim of childhood sexual abuse — says when it came to becoming a mom herself, she felt hopeless. After finding herself single and in her forties, the Tennessee woman felt the desire to become a mother and began considering adoption. At 50, after two failed adoptions, Lisa Harper adopted a girl nobody wanted — a girl from Haiti with HIV, cholera and probably TB. Today, Missy is a thriving, healthy 8 year old, whose HIV is undetectable in her blood. Missy has no scarring on her lungs from her bout with tuberculosis, nor does she have liver damage from having cholera. Missy’s doctors tell Harper her daughter’s health is a miracle. Get the whole story… http://fb.me/tSjwYUSu