Resources on Adoption

My husband and I have been blessed that God gave us our children through the gift of adoption. Over the course of several years, we adopted Daniel, Anna, Joshua and Hope from Hawaii’s foster care system. We didn’t start out... Continue...

Often, when I think of a courtroom, I think of judgement, brokenness and sadness. As a social worker, I sat in court to support a rape victim as she gave her testimony against her rapist. As a counselor, I sat... Continue...

By this time you’ve heard of or seen the undercover videos taken of Planned Parenthood about their harvesting and selling of baby body parts. (If you haven’t seen them, click here.) They are incredibly difficult to watch but are helping... Continue...

By this time you’ve heard of or seen the undercover videos taken of Planned Parenthood about their harvesting and selling of baby body parts. (If you haven’t seen them, click here.) They are incredibly difficult to watch but are helping... Continue...

Laura Valentine joins Trillia Newbell to share her fascinating story and her passion for reaching abandoned children of the world through adoption. You can learn more about Valentine, her mininstry and her passions at laura-valentine.com.  Continue...

Next month, believers in Jesus will celebrate the virgin birth of their sinless Savior. We will think of the annunciation and Mary’s hymn of praise, the cattle stall and the extraordinary star in the sky. How often do we think... Continue...

National Adoption Month. It’s a time for celebration. The word “adoption” evokes so many beautiful images: Lonely children received into open, loving arms Judges banging gavels declaring formerly orphaned children officially “yours” The wonderful diversity of multi-ethnic families Adoption is... Continue...

Kelly Rosati explains why parents with adopted children sometimes feel like they're outsiders. Rosati is the vice president of Community Outreach at Focus on the Family where she oversees the Adoption & Orphan Care Initiative and the Sanctity of Human Life department.... Continue...

If you want your “dream baby,” do not adopt or foster a child: buy a cat and make-believe. Adopting an orphan isn’t ordering a consumer item or buying a pet. Such a mindset hurts the child, and countless other children... Continue...

Each year in November, the President of the United States issues a proclamation to announce National Adoption Month, a time dedicated to raising awareness of the need for adoptive families and to encourage citizens to become involved in the lives... Continue...