Episode 3: Jenny Marrs

In this episode, Kelli interviews Jenny Marrs, blogger and mom of 4 wonderful little ones. Jenny started her adoption process in 2011. Shortly after legally adopting her daughter, the Republic of the Congo put a hold on exit permits making them unable to bring home their adopted daughter for two years.

Episode 2: Embrace Your Story

In this episode, Kelli shares her story and encourages other adoptive moms to embrace theirs.

Episode 1: Kristin Taylor

In this episode, Kelli Belt interviews Kristin Hill Taylor, who believes in seeking God as the author of every story and loves swapping these stories with friends on her porch. Kristin has a bachelor’s in print journalism from Murray State University and worked in various newsrooms before she became a stay-at-home mom. She volunteers and does projects that involve writing, promoting, organizing, and hosting. She lives in Murray, Kentucky, with her husband and their three kids.

Welcome To Beauty Is Rising Podcast

In this episode, Kelli introduces herself, the podcast, and tells you about her vision for this podcast. Kelli started down the path of adoption in 2011 but only was able to bring home her daughter two years ago. She felt a calling from God that led her to wanting to provide a safe, loving, and stable home for a child and her journey eventually took her to Ethiopia.