Five short weeks ago Justin and Sarah were enjoying a typical day at home when they received "the call" that they had been selected by a birth mother. They were overcome with a multitude of emotions, and one week later their journey officially began when they met the courageous woman who asked them to adopt her child. Have you wondered what it's like to receive "the call?" What happens next? And, how does a hopeful family balance their emotions with the birth mother's needs? In this podcast we will explore what the process of being newly linked has been like for Justin and Sarah. They will share their thoughts and feelings about meeting the birth mother for the first time, as well as what their current relationship with her looks like. This podcast offers an excellent opportunity to gain insight into the new journey that is beginning between a birth mother and an adoptive couple.