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10/26/2020

6 Ways to Celebrate National Adoption Month

November is National Adoption Month! Here at Lifesong, we believe every month is the right time to spread awareness for adoption, foster care, and orphan care, but it’s nice to see that our nation recognizes November as National Adoption Month! …

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10/23/2020

Life Lessons from Adoption: Love Is Costly

Guest post from pastor, adoptive dad, and Lifesong matching grant recipient Brad Raby.  My wife and I had the unique experience, joy, and challenge of entering the world of international adoption. At the time of writing this, we have been home …

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10/21/2020

Orphan Sunday Is Coming November 8!

On Sunday, November 8, thousands of men and women across the globe will observe Orphan Sunday, and we want you to join us! We are rallying individuals and churches worldwide—in partnership with Christian Alliance for Orphans (CAFO)—to be the light for …

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10/14/2020

How a Pandemic Impacts Food Around the World

Times of crisis usually result in shortages. And COVID-19 has been no exception. In the United States, among other things, it was toilet paper. But in other countries around the world, it’s food. And while toilet paper has returned to …

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10/12/2020

“Everything Became Different” | Meet Koi

Thank you for loving and supporting our kids in Thailand through child sponsorships, giving, and praying.  Enjoy this update from our teammate, Jason Glass. We first met Koi in 2012. He was 7 years old, living on a construction site. …

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10/09/2020

Adoption Is Daunting… And That’s Okay

International adoption is costly. (In more ways than one.) For that reason, and many others, the whole process—from fundraising to homecoming to finding a routine—can seem intimidating, challenging, daunting. But one mom we walked alongside recently described the experience well. …

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10/07/2020

5 Verses Every Adopting Family Should Learn

The family who adopts a child (or children) is embarking on a big journey and needs big encouragement. Thankfully, we have a big God Who has given us His Word, sufficient for every aspect of adoption. Here are 5 verses every …

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09/30/2020

Meet the Winslows: An Adoption Story

Two months ago, the Winslow family brought home two children. Like so many adoption stories, theirs was not easy or quick, but it was filled with affirmations that God was with them—and with their children—every step of the way. The …

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09/25/2020

My Daughter’s Birthmother Is My Real-Life Superhero

Guest Post from Francina Kahl, Founder of Be Still Tea Our adoption journey began in the middle of 2012. I was pregnant, and we had just found out that we were going to have a third son. My only daughter …

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09/23/2020

Responding to Hurtful Words from an Adopted Child

The adoption journey is filled with healing and hurtful words. If you’re an adoptive parent (as I am), you probably know this by now. And if you’re just getting started, you’ll probably learn soon enough that some of the most …

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