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Growth Spurt

By Vanessa Evermon | October 17, 2019

Our prayers were always for a baby, in whatever way the Lord decided to do it.

Seven – Ten – Six

By Vanessa Evermon | September 25, 2019

Adoption has turned out to be a beautiful whirlwind, marked by gigantic leaps of faith ordained by God.

Sponsors 2019

By Vanessa Evermon | September 24, 2019

a+ Computer science Silver Sponsors $250 Donors: Classic TopsOnce Upon A Time Vacations & Storytellers Travel – Lynda CainA & V DrywallWanda Abel Realtor, Better Homes & Gardens, Gary GreeneAllstate BrickPresbyterian Children’s Home and Services Service: Hannah Clausen PhotographyJKnesek & Associates, IncSmallcakes Houston

Time To Grow Again

By Vanessa Evermon | August 28, 2019

We feel that God is present with us in our excitement and our planning and has been whispering to us “it’s time to grow again.” Time to grow our family, time to grow our faith, time to grow our hearts.

Training Tools for YOU

By Vanessa Evermon | April 3, 2019

Whether this is your first 5K or 10K or you are a seasoned runner, this is one event you don’t want to miss! Check out the links below to help you get the most fun out of this run! Download the RGT Course Map to your iPhone or Android! RunKeeper MapMyRun Click HERE for 5K […]

RGT Photos Through the Years

By Vanessa Evermon | April 3, 2019

RGT has quite a story to share the past 10 years. The links below share our story from the past 5 years–thanks to our friends at MHW Photography and volunteers from Fairfield Baptist. View photos from RGTX and Fall Fest | October 19, 2019 View photos from RGT9 and Fall Fest | October 20, 2018 […]

RGT Race Results

By Vanessa Evermon | April 3, 2019

Results posted within 2 days of the event 2019 Race Results: Running for Greater Things – Age Group Results Running for Greater Things – Overall Results 2018 Race Results: Running for Greater Things – Age Group Results Running for Greater Things – Overall Results 2017 Race Results: Running for Greater Things – Age Groups Results […]

Not Just a Sponsor

By Vanessa Evermon | October 19, 2017

Our journey started as a business relationship with Running for Greater Things. We sponsored the run because we believed in the cause. Some of our friends were foster parents and had adopted, and we supported their life decisions. Each year, we donated to the cause, but we weren’t considering caring for orphans ourselves. But each year, the race […]

Bringing Sophia Home

By Vanessa Evermon | October 9, 2017

Running for Greater Things is part of our adoption story. It really is so much more than just a race.  It has been a total support system for us. The first time we raised money for adoption with this event, it was for our friends who adopted from Colombia. Once they brought their kids home […]

A Family for Ai-Zhen

By Vanessa Evermon | October 8, 2017

My wife and I had felt God calling us to adopt for several years.  We had served as foster parents for 2 ½ years, seeking to adopt domestically, but God chose to close that door for us.  Discouraged, and frankly a little jaded, we pushed back from the idea of adoption for several years. After […]

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