Jenn Ranter Hook

Jenn Hook, MA, is the Founder and Executive Director of Replanted – a ministry that helps empower the church to support adoptive and foster families. She received her Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology from Wheaton College. She previously worked as a trauma therapist for children and adolescents in foster care. She is the author of Replanted: Faith-Based Support for Foster and Adoptive Families, and lives in Dallas, TX with her husband Josh.

Happy interracial couple sitting on a couch with their two adopted kids talking to a counselor

Being the Church: Four Keys to Supporting Adoptive and Foster Families

Friends, family and fellow church community members have an awesome opportunity to play a role in an issue we know is dear to the heart of God – the plight of children without families – but we often fail to understand the trials of the adoptive and foster journey.