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11/03/2011

orphans serving orphans

We are so thankful to the children and staff at Casa Vida y Esperanza (CVE) who used their summer reading program to bring joy and purpose to orphans. What an amazing idea for these orphaned and vulnerable children to give …

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11/01/2011

Glimpse of Redemption

I walked into work this morning to an email with an AMAZING story of redemption!   Mitzi McBride, missionary at Lifesong Zambia tells the story SO well – My Redeemer… My sweet Jesus. He is certainly about making whole, making beauty …

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10/31/2011

Encourage Growth

Check out these two fabulous videos from Dr. Karyn Purvis as you walk the road to helping your children heal – The Importance of Repairing Your Mistakes There is no such thing as a perfect parent — and that is actually good …

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10/28/2011

Family Friday

Dear Lifesong…thanks for making this moment possible!  Taye Melese Coon arrived home on Friday, October 7th!   We appreciate you all sooooo much! -Jason & Emily Coon

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10/27/2011

Just Around the Corner…

Orphan Sunday, November 6, is your opportunity to raise a torch for the fatherless in your church, family or small group. We’re less than two weeks away, so here are some easy ways to make the most of Orphan Sunday: Request the …

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10/25/2011

New School Year – Lifesong Ethiopia

Please enjoy this update from our Lifesong Ethiopia directors, Gary and Peggy Ifft:   On September 12 we turned over our new year here in Ethiopia and now we are in 2004.  We are looking forward to many good things …

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10/17/2011

The Hard Questions

We believe it is critically important that parents who are preparing to adopt or foster a child must be honest and realistic about the journey and the challenges that lie ahead. Just as Jesus in Luke 14 challenged those who …

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10/13/2011

Build a School = Skiing in Aspen?

Over three years ago, my husband and I began our journey to adopt our son from Ethiopia. And since that time, God has been filling our hearts with an overwhelming love and passion for the people of Ethiopia. We returned …

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10/11/2011

Orphan Sunday 2011

Orphan Sunday is JUST around the corner! As we talk with families and churches across the US we are thrilled to hear how God is orchestrating all kinds of events to raise awareness and advocate for the fatherless around the …

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10/06/2011

School Dedication – Lifesong Liberia

Please enjoy this update from Lifesong Liberia: (Written by Keith Knapp, Liberia Liaison to Greg Buzek, Retail ROI) “I just wanted to send a note to say how well the school is going at Marshall, Liberia.  Retail ROI‘s generous gift …

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