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Adoption Funding


A Christmas Invitation from the President

. Gary Ringger is an orphan advocate and the President of Lifesong for Orphans. He writes –   I’d like to invite you to be part of something special. Today, over 7,000 children are living in loving, Christian families who …

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How the Christmas Story Is an Adoption Story

In a few days, we’ll gather with our families to celebrate Christmas. Many of us will open our Bibles to reflect on the Christmas story. . While reading Luke 2 or Matthew 1, we’ll learn with Mary that she’s been chosen to …

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Their Daughter Arrived Just In Time For Christmas

This year, thousands of children will experience the holidays without a family, and thousands of families willing to adopt will go through this season waiting for their child. But we take heart in stories like the Girlando family’s, being reassured …

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Instant Family | Movie Review

Photo courtesy of Paramount Pictures . Any time a new movie or TV show draws attention to adoption or foster care, we take notice. . Instant Family is in theaters now. Watch the trailer. Here are 5 things to know about …

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Giving Tuesday Is This Week!

The holidays are here, and the best parts are just getting started. From early morning shopping, to parties and gift exchanges, to spending time with those we love, these days will be filled with to-do lists and schedules. But tucked …

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Where are they now? | The Jones Family

In December of last year, we had the privilege of sharing Jack and Lindsay’s powerful adoption story. Their story resonated deeply–not because it’s a testimony of ease, but rather, because it’s a story of redemption. A year has passed since …

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Reaching Orphans Starts With You

Today, people like you help support 8,362 children in 13 countries. And over 7,000 children have come home through adoption. Through this year’s Stories of Redemption Gift Catalog, you can see just a few of the many stories your gifts …

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Where are they now? | The Hamon Family

We love telling you how God has moved mountains to bring children into loving families. Over the past year, we’ve gotten to share some pretty amazing adoption journeys–one of those being Chris and Katie’s (you might remember their original story). …

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I Can’t Ask Friends and Family to Fund Our Adoption. Can I?

  Asking for money for any reason is hard. Asking for money to fund an adoption is no easier. But is it wrong? Here are 3 questions to consider– . 1. Why are you asking for financial support? Adoption is expensive, but expense–alone–isn’t always …

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3 Ways to Celebrate National Adoption Month

  November is National Adoption Month! Each year, National Adoption Month (also called NAM) provides us with a unique opportunity to consider again the needs of our country’s waiting children and families. With thousands of children here and around the …

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