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04/08/2019

Win a Trip to CAFO2019 Summit!

  Join us for CAFO2019 Summit! Next month, thousands of orphan care, foster care, and adoption advocates will meet in Louisville, KY, on May 8-10, for the 2019 Christian Alliance for Orphans Summit. We want YOU to be able to …

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04/05/2019

Adopting? Don’t Give Up Hope.

Adoption and child birth have something in common: labor pain. Adopting families must learn the delicate art of trusting God wholeheartedly even while laboring intensely for months or even years while God’s plan for their family unfolds. Nobody knows this better …

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04/03/2019

How Good Friday Is for Broken and Hurting Parents

The reality of life in a broken world is that we see pain everywhere we look. And perhaps nowhere is pain more poignant than in the lives of hurting children. We see suffering in broken homes, overpacked orphanages, and CPS offices. …

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04/01/2019

See What God Is Doing in Ukraine!

Thank you for giving and praying for orphaned and vulnerable kids around the world. Here’s an exciting update in photos from our team in Ukraine–   2019 Medical Clinic Our yearly medical clinic continues to grow better year after year! …

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03/29/2019

Adoption: A Glimpse of the Gospel

Many of the families we come alongside are experiencing some form of waiting. Whether that be for funds, placement, or countless other things. The following testimony is from a fundraising family. And miraculously, their mySTORY page raised nearly $45,000 in less …

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03/27/2019

Short-term Mission Trips: To Go or Not to Go?

It’s estimated that over 1.5 million people from the U.S. participate in short-term mission trips every year. Here at Lifesong, we host short-term mission trips because we believe—done correctly—they can be encouraging and beneficial. But we’re careful about why we …

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03/25/2019

Look What God Is Doing in Tanzania!

Your support for orphaned and vulnerable children in Tanzania is changing lives of people like Mussa.   A tough beginning Mussa was born in 1986 in a suburb of Mwanza, Tanzania. His father was a heavy drinker who physically abused …

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03/22/2019

A Family to Call Her Own

Children with Down syndrome are considered harder to place. But that label didn’t stop this family from following God’s leading and bringing 2 little girls home. The following is their testimony. We are the Colfack family. My husband and I …

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03/21/2019

Lulune’s Story

Employment is one of the greatest tools for orphan prevention. The beautiful thing about creating sustainable business in places like Haiti is when jobs are created, families are preserved, communities are empowered, and countries are strengthened. Today, because of your …

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03/18/2019

Bringing Penelope Home: Saying “Yes!” to a Child with Down Syndrome

World Down syndrome Day is this week. How and why does a family decide to adopt a child with Down syndrome? Certainly, families make their decisions for different reasons, but here is one family’s transparent journey to saying, “Yes!” (Adoptive) …

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