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06/15/2015

4 Truths: Men and the Cause of the Fatherless

Father’s Day affords us the opportunity to appreciate the men in our lives and reflect on their critical role in our family and church. The post below grew out of a 2015 panel discussion facilitated by Mike Hamilton, Show Hope, …

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06/03/2015

5 Ways Kids Can Care for Orphans

You and your favorite miniatures have 14 glorious weeks of summer vacation ahead of you.  What will you do with it? Why not teach your children to do something with their summer that will make an eternal impact? Specifically, why not …

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05/13/2015

Growing from 5 to 11

Michael and Suzanne say they’re just an ordinary family. They help out with homework, share family dinners, and try to keep their schedule straight. While this ordinary family started out with three children, God has been leading them on an …

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05/08/2015

3 Truths When Mother’s Day Is Hard

For women all over the country, Sunday will bring a bombardment of sticky, unidentifiable crafts. Mothers will treasure these masterpieces even if they have no idea what they actually are. Fact: There are worse things in life than looking like …

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04/01/2015

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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12/30/2014

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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11/14/2014

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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07/02/2014

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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