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Questions Come With the Territory

Adoption is part of the family history for those families who have adopted. Discussion on how to answer adoption questions others outside the family may have.... [more]

Vying to be Among the Chosen

Gone are the days when biological mothers furtively and anonymously entrusted their babies' futures to doctors, lawyers, or employees at homes for unwed mothers. Today, "the chosen" are hopeful adoptive parents.... [more]

Meant To Be Our Child

Each of our five adopted babies came with a story that assured us they were meant to be ours. Adoptive parents know what I mean. This is the story of our fifth child. Paul was born six... [more]

Adoption Language: Promoting a Positive Image

An adoptive mother highlights common mistakes the media makes with reference to adoption.... [more]

Culture, Heritage and Stereotypes

The role of parents in teaching children cultural diversity and providinig for an adopted child to learn about and retain cultural identity.... [more]

Tips For A More Effective Prayer Life

So many people underestimate the importance and power of prayer. Some tend to view it as a short recitation at meals. Others see it as a last resort. "There's nothing we can do now but pray," we often hear stated.... [more]

Obedience Equals Blessing

Refers to the story of Daniel in the Bible.... [more]

The Lyon's Roar - Our LONG Adoption Story

A father shares the story of the adoption of his two children, both of which were open adoptions.... [more]

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