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Children and the Great Commission | David Platt

Children are so precious. They’re a treasure to be cherished. Yet we live in a country and a culture where children are a problem to be avoided. I’m reminded of Matthew 19:13-15 when children were brought to Jesus, and the disciples …

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What Adopting Parents Want You to Know

My husband and I were returning from overseas with our newly adopted son. We had spent 20+ hours on a flight with a screaming toddler, and I was pretty certain I had animal crackers and seaweed snacks lodged in my …

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Through Our Adoption, I Have Seen the Power of God: An Adoption Story from Ukraine

We know you value adoption. Alex and Tatiana are from Ukraine, and they, too, value adoption. They have made it their mission to help children who need families. They have 2 biological children and 5 adopted children. Watch how God …

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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas from your Lifesong family! Thank you for praying. Thank you for giving. You are part of God’s great redemptive plan in the lives of each child and family served by Lifesong. May you join us in rejoicing in …

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Adoption: A Dad’s Perspective

Post created by guest contributor, Peter Ashmore. Looking at the title of “A Dad’s Perspective”… I want to address some issues that I believe are at the core of the orphan crisis. These are issues I struggled with—lies I at …

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3 Side Effects of Being Adopted: My Story

As a little girl–two days before Christmas–I received my forever family via adoption. I’ve spent the last 30+ years of my life joking with my parents that I was the best Christmas gift they ever got, though in reality, I …

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Mission Moment I Going Deep

“I get to see workers becoming brothers and sisters!” – Amech, Farm Manager  Amech’s Story Amech started working at Lifesong Farms-Zambia last year. Before coming to the farm, he and his wife served with another mission in Zambia. They felt …

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And Then She Changed Her Mind…

The road to adoption was not an easy one for Chris and me. It was paved with loss and heartache, but we could have never imagined our story being anywhere close to as amazing as what God wrote for us. …

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Farming the Future: The Power of Sustainable Business

When you hear the term sustainable business, what comes to mind? Green business, renewable energy, harnessing the power of the sun? So many possibilities … and in certain discussions, these answers would be correct. Sustainable business in our context refers to businesses or …

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Wait Gain: 5 Truths for Seasons of Waiting

Waiting. It doesn’t sound hard, and yet it can be excruciating. Though the word implies sitting still, waiting requires more action than virtually any other assignment from God. Whether you are waiting on adoption or fostering news, or whether you are waiting …

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