Fostering from a Mother’s Persective

Becoming a foster parent for me was probably like becoming a birth parent, minus the labor pains. We also had to take some classes about the legalities and some of the vagaries of fostering. When they put Michael into my arms, all I could do was marvel at that beautiful 2 week old baby. Then I got some major fears. …

Fostering for Hope

On November 2nd we will turn our attention to the most vulnerable persons in the world; the orphan. Our focus this year for Orphan Sunday is “Fostering for Hope.” Probably better stated as fostering hope. Given the ups and downs, ins and outs that children experience in the foster care system believers have a fantastic opportunity to provide hope. On …

Family Night

Eph. 2:19 says, “So then you are no longer strangers and aliens, but you are fellow citizens with the saints and members of the household of God.” The NLT version says it this way, “So now you Gentiles are no longer strangers and foreigners. You are citizens along with all of God’s holy people. You are members of God’s family.” …