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07/31/2020

Proof That Your Waiting Has Purpose

It’s a word both adults and children alike despise: wait We tend to want things instantly. And in our modern, fast-paced culture, that’s not an unreasonable expectation. 2-day shipping. Instant streaming. Microwave dinners. If only adoption was that simple… A …

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07/29/2020

This Adoption Story Isn’t What You Think

Guest post by Donna Nicholson, LPC, from Bethany Christian Services Emily* was a 36-year-old mother of two and facing an untimely pregnancy when we met. Her story was long, complicated and, to me, a pregnancy counselor for Bethany Christian Services, …

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07/28/2020

2020 Mid-Year Impact Report

Would you celebrate God’s faithfulness with us? While much of life has been on hold or shut down this year, God is still at work. Specifically, we’ve seen His faithfulness to care for the orphaned and vulnerable as we serve …

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07/24/2020

“Chance Had Nothing to Do with It.”

Have you ever walked through something frustrating, only to realize it led to amazing things? As followers of Jesus, we know this isn’t just chance. We learn in Romans: “…for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are …

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07/20/2020

Visit Lifesong Zambia Today!

We aren’t all able to hop on a plane and fly across the ocean to visit our team in Zambia, so we brought the Lifesong Zambia team to you. Keep scrolling to take the Zambia Virtual Vision Trip…   Welcome to Lifesong …

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07/17/2020

A Decade-Long Dream

Though the decision to adopt isn’t quick or easy, the call to adopt is usually clear. And whether it takes days or a decade from being led to adopt until the adoption is finalized, God is faithful every step of …

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07/15/2020

4 Idols Adoption Breaks Down

We often label them as reasons or excuses. But the Bible uses a harsher term: idols. As you evaluate your heart toward adoption (or any other big decision), you may discover aspects of your life that have become idols. But …

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07/13/2020

Heartbreak and Hope in Bolivia

Thank you for praying for our kids in Bolivia to have hope in times of uncertainty. Recently, the Bolivia government announced an extension of national quarantine measures through July 31, 2020, in order to mitigate the spread of the virus. Despite the ongoing …

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07/10/2020

Why Adopting Interracially Is One of the Best Decisions I’ve Made

Guest post by Keia Jones-Baldwin on her family’s experience with interracial adoption.   Years had gone by and countless dollars had been spent. But my husband, Richardo, and I still hadn’t been able to have any biological children. I’m blessed to …

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07/08/2020

5 Times Jesus Prioritized the Marginalized

Jesus came to earth to reach and restore broken people. During His brief time on earth, Jesus was good at drawing marginalized people to Himself—those who were consistently and deliberately pushed aside by society. He listened, He took action, and …

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