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10 Simple Ways Your Church Can Serve Foster Families

Foster care is a Church problem, not a state child welfare problem. It is a Gospel issue first, not a government issue. The Church has both the duty and privilege to speak on behalf of and stand for the sake …

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A Letter From Your Foster Child

Thanks to Serena Hanson, alumni of the foster care system in Kansas, for allowing us to share her heart and insight through this letter from your foster child… Dear Foster Parent, I am the child in your home. I am …

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Because He First Loved Us: 2014 Year in Review

Whenever a year comes to a close, it’s always good to reflect back on how God has used people like you to bless children in need. Take a look to see what your giving did in 2014!   Because people …

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Gethsemane: Where Healing Begins

In 2014, guest blogger Elianah Bede moved our audience by candidly sharing her family’s experience with post-adoption trauma. Today, over 6 years later, her words still resonate deeply. Enjoy this special guest post from the Lifesong Blog archives…    I …

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Lessons God Taught Me On The Bathroom Floor

In 2014, guest blogger & Lifesong Adoptive mom Nicole Schmidt shared candidly about the struggles she and her husband faced after bringing their older sons home. Today, over 6 years later, her words hold up. Enjoy this guest post from …

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7 Memory Verses About the Fatherless

With school out, homework and spelling tests probably feel like a distant memory. Take advantage of the free time (& brain space) to commit Bible verses to memory with your kids. Scripture memory is a great activity to do as …

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