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27
Mar

The Lucky Few – Finding God’s Best in the Most Unlikely Places – Book Review

Written by Heather Avis

Zondervan Publishers, 2017

“As parents we can only do what we know while continuing to learn.” If “knowing it all” was a ...
6
Mar

Bigger, Stronger, Wiser, and Kinder

Recently I was reorganizing and discovered a journal with notes I had taken at a conference for adoptive parents. There was no date, no title, no speaker’s name to share, just the following quote: Regarding...
21
Jan

Journey to the Fatherless – Book Review

Lawrence E. Bergeron states that the purpose for his book, Journey to the Fatherless, is to “help the Church both awaken and prepare her people f...
9
Jan

Book Review: Lillian Thrasher – The Greatest Wonder in Egypt

Lillian Thrasher – The Great...
7
Jan

The ABC’s of Preparing Our Children for Temporary Separation

Whether for pleasure, business, or some urgent necessity, there are times you may need to travel while your child remains at home or with an alternate caregiver. Your absence could lead to stress in the heart of your ...
2
Oct

So You’re Traveling to Ukraine? Don’t Forget These Important Items!

chargerWe have completed the first round of documents, court appointme...
30
May

Fundraising for Hosting

happy family ukraineIt's often said that financing is t...
21
Dec

Expedition to Ukraine- Helpful Tips

Given my role as MLJ's Financial Resources Coordinat...
13
Dec

Expedition to Ukraine: What We Love About the Country

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25
Mar

Affording Adoption When You are Single

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13
Nov

11 Tips to Write an Effective Adoption Fundraising Letter

Writing ToolsInternational adoption requires t...
24
Sep

Children’s Book Review: Chosen by Love

chosen by loveHaving just writ...
3
Sep

Yes, You Can Afford Adoption!

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19
Jun

Friend and Family Donors Can Receive Tax Deduction

What an encouragement when generous family and friends want to join you on your adoption journey! However, you need to have a plan regarding the acceptance of donations. If your donors are not concerned with a tax ben...
7
Sep

Adopt Without Debt – Book Review

10
Apr

Countdown to the Christian Alliance for Orphans Summit

15
Apr

My Congo Experience As An Escort

I recently returned from a fabulous trip to the Democratic Republic of Congo. The country is different than any place I have ever experienced. Having been t...
5
Mar

Adoption as a Ministry

“To minister” as defined by Noah Webster is “to attend and serve, to give things needful, to supply the means of relief, and to relieve.” I was once warned by a well-meaning advisor not ...
30
Mar

The Sea Chest: book review

Hastily, I grabbed The Sea Chest (written by Toni Buzzeo and illustr...