Adoptive Families

Episode

Tears of an Orphan

Imagine how you would feel as a child without parents, living in an orphanage under cruel conditions. Listen to the full program here.

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Episode

Why We Need Foster Parents

Why do we NEED foster care?  Dr. Sharen Ford, Program Director of our Adoption & Orphan Care Outreach, explains… Listen to the full program here.

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Episode

Standing in the Gap for Kids in Foster Care

A Servant's Heart

Dr. Sharen Ford and Kelly Rosati discuss the plight of orphans in the foster care system and ways that listeners can help these children.

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Episode

Happy Birthday

Carolyn Koons shares the moment when she adopted her son, Tony, from a Mexican prison. Listen to the full program here.

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Episode

My Adopted Son: A Single Woman's Story (Part 2 of 2)

Compact Disc

In a riveting story of hope and redemption, Carolyn Koons tells how she, as a single woman, felt led by God to adopt a young boy she encountered in a harsh children's prison during a mission trip to Mexico. (Part 2 of 2)

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Episode

My Adopted Son: A Single Woman's Story (Part 1 of 2)

Compact Disc

In a riveting story of hope and redemption, Carolyn Koons tells how she, as a single woman, felt led by God to adopt a young boy she encountered in a harsh children's prison during a mission trip to Mexico. (Part 1 of 2)

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Episode

Wait No More

Have you ever considered adopting a child?  It’s a big decision.  But if you’ve ever thought it might be right for you, I encourage you to take the next step.

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Episode

Become a CASA

You can be a voice for a child in foster care. Gail Wahl discovered a way to help orphans without adopting, through the Court-Appointed Special Advocate program, or CASA – and you simply help one family at a time. Listen to the Full Program here.

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Episode

Unveiling the Heart of an Abandoned Child (Part 2 of 2)

Castaway Kid

Rob Mitchell, author of Castaway Kid, discusses the childhood struggles he experienced as an orphan. (Part 2 of 2)

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Episode

Unveiling the Heart of an Abandoned Child (Part 1 of 2)

Castaway Kid

Rob Mitchell, author of Castaway Kid, discusses the childhood struggles he experienced as an orphan. (Part 1 of 2)

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Article

A Gift of Grace

Tonya Stoneman

Johnny and Vicky finally received the call about the birth of the newborn they were to adopt. Instead of a congratulations, the doctor said, ""Don't adopt this baby.""

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Series

Adopting Children

Adoption has to be focused on the needs of the kids rather than the needs and desires of the adults.

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Series

Attachment and Bonding

If there is even one significant adult in a child's life who will provide consistency and unconditional love and support, that child can attach.

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Birth Family Relationships

In our well-connected world, it is more likely than ever that your child will now, or someday in the future, have contact or relationships with the people who brought him into this world.

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Series

Disciplining Adopted Children

Understanding the reasons for your child's behavior and responses is important, but the truth is that some adoptive parents may never know the full extent of their child's underlying problems for a number of reasons.

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Series

Traits of Successful Adoptive Families

With awareness and planning, the adoption journey can be one that promotes growth, blessings, and healing for all involved.

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Series

Wait No More: A Foster-Care Adoption Story

The story of one family's amazing adoption journey that would change their lives forever.

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Series

Your Child's Adoption Life Story

Why children who have been adopted need to know their story — and how to tell it.

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