Not every family is in the unique position to foster or adopt children. However, each of us has the ability to impact children that are placed into foster care. Here are some unique ways that you can support foster children: … Continue reading Ten Unique Ways To Support Foster Children
Help us out… head on over to our Facebook page and “vote” on your favorite book cover by “liking” that photo! While you are there, please … Continue reading Please “Vote” On Our Book Cover!
WARNING: Some of the information shared here is graphic in nature. We are intensely busy reading, drafting, formatting, typing, crying (a little) and prayerfully lacing together the stories that our amazing foster alumni have so bravely shared in our book … Continue reading Painful Past, Promising Future & Powerful Presence
Are You Washed? An old hymn came rushing through my heart. I did not grow up in the church, but somehow this hymn got planted in my soul for this precise moment. I sat in the van, peering out the … Continue reading Celebrating National Adoption Day
This video, uploaded and shared by howtobeafosterparent.com is a very touching reminder of what children placed in foster care may be thinking. The video is narrated by the sweet voice of a young child. Continue reading “Hope Floats”
A typical day working with at risk families is chock full of emotional extremes. In one day you may have a really great conversation with someone that has an incredible breakthrough, and ten minutes later get cussed out by the … Continue reading Trick? or Treat?
15 year old Davion is like many other waiting children. He is searching for his place in the world and a family to call his own. Davion has been in foster care his whole life. He was brave enough to … Continue reading ABC News: Orphan Davion Henry Pleads for Family to ‘Love Me Until I Die’
There are some children who are forever etched in my heart… it’s as if they are branded into my soul, hiding in the nooks and crannies where nothing else can reach. These are the moments that I will never forget. … Continue reading Big Blue Eyes
Ever Feel Like an Epic Failure? Moments of failure used to derail me and throw me off track in significant ways that would turn a moment into a season of failure. This failure mindset was keeping me locked in my … Continue reading Fan-tabulous Failure
Imagine that you have five minutes to grab everything that is important to you. What would you grab? Would it be your clothes? Photographs? …. You can’t take your favorite kitty with you. Now imagine that you are six years … Continue reading Garbage Bag Kids