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Take a Trip to Camp in 10 Pictures!

Attending a Christian camp can be a wonderful, life-changing experience. Each summer—with the prayer and support of people like you—our team in Ukraine hosts multiple camp programs for our students to learn about God and grow in their walk with …

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11 Years and 7 Adoptions Later

In Christian circles, it’s common to hear the phrase, “God won’t give you more than you can handle.” But Scripture tells us a different story. In 2 Corinthians, we can read about Paul’s time in Asia– “We do not want …

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5 Examples of Adoption in the Bible

There’s no denying that adoption is central to the Gospel message– For you did not receive the spirit of slavery to fall back into fear, but you have received the Spirit of adoption as sons, by whom we cry, “Abba! Father!” (Romans 8:15) …

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Meet a Girl Whose Heart Was Healed (Twice!)

God continues to do amazing things in Thailand! Thank you for praising God with us for stories like this one.   Here’s a recent update from our team– *Mealea’s heart Mealea was born and grew up in a small Cambodian …

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How to Choose: Open, Semi-open, Closed Adoption

Adoption is filled with choices. One of the first things you must decide is whether you want to pursue open, semi-open, or closed adoption. Your choice depends on the relationship you want to have (and you ultimately want your child to …

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10 Encouraging Verses for Weary Parents

Let’s face it, parenting is hard work. And parenting children with difficult histories can add unique challenges. But what you’re doing every day for your child—caring, teaching, loving—is eternally significant work. So parents, here are 10 verses for your encouragement— …

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7 Human Trafficking Statistics that Put the Problem in Perspective

Slavery does still exist. Disguised under the term human trafficking, it’s one of the fastest-growing crimes. And it often hides in plain sight. As World Day Against Trafficking in Persons approaches, we pray these 7 statistics will shed light on …

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5 Dangerous Myths about Adoption

Adoption is a gift. However, there’s a lot of misinformation. And misinformation—even when the person sharing it is genuinely motivated—can be harmful to children in need of families. How many couples are hesitant or unwilling to adopt simply because of …

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You Can Help a Family Adopt

In January 2013, Courtney and Trey began the adoption process, excited about the adventure God was taking them on. They were taking a step of faith and going where God was leading. What could go wrong? But then the delays piled …

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God Keeps Building His Ministry in Zambia!

God has built amazing things in Zambia! And with your support, the work continues.   Here’s a recent update from our team– Building Kingdom Men In early July, 74 young men from our Student Life program gathered for a weekend-long …

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