Just in case you didn't know what it means, here is the dicitonary.com definition.
It isn't just the captial city in Rhode Island.
I think, no, I KNOW it is my favorite word. It sums up exactly why we are adopting, why life is the way it is. When somethings happens, I like to say,
"This is Providence"
prov·i·dence /ˈprɒvɪdəns/ Show Spelled[prov-i-duhns]
1.(often initial capital letter) the foreseeing care and guidance of God or nature over the creatures of the earth.
2.(initial capital letter) God, esp. when conceived as omnisciently directing the universe and the affairs of humankind with wise benevolence.
3.a manifestation of divine care or direction.
4.provident or prudent management of resources; prudence.
5.foresight; provident care.