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Talking about Orphan Care

Source: Loving Shepherd Ministries » Blog .

How do you teach your kids about orphan care? How do you instill a passion for the vulnerable as they grow up?    If you have a passion to care for the fatherless, them I’m guessing those questions have crossed your mind. You want to pass on that message to your children and raise them to […]

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KYRGYZSTAN/CENTRAL ASIA WITHOUT ORPHANS

Source: LAMb International .

DAY 1 – RECAP IN PICTURESExciting day – many challenged for the cause of the orphan – James 1:27!Here is a little recap to show the day…Team getting ready to begin – start of the day! Josh – heading to set up his video equipment – GREAT having h…

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Adoption Learning Partners Webinar: Parenting the Sexually Abused Child

Source: America World Adoption News .

Sexual Abuse: Recognize, Respond & Protect: Advice for Parenting the Sexually Abused Child Live Webinar – Register HERE Wednesday October 15, 2014 7:00PM Central Q&A: 8:00PM It’s a sad reality that children adopted internationally or through foster care may have…

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Reminder: Disney Cruise AWAA 20th Anniversary Reunion

Source: America World Adoption News .

We’re going to have a goofy amount of fun in February while sailing the Disney Dream through the Caribbean – you won’t want to miss this opportunity to connect with adoptive families in a beautiful setting! There is a huge…

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“God created us to be parents.” {Family Friday}

Source: Lifesong for Orphans .

We struggled with infertility for over three years before we began our adoption journey.  Despite our struggles we knew without a doubt that God had created us to be parents.  In the midst of these challenges, we realized that God had better plans for our family – plans to build our family through adoption. Adoption has always been a part of our lives through family and friends who have adopted. Prior to adopting our son, Forrest, we were able to see the many blessings that come through adoption through these family members and friends. As we began praying about adoption we quickly realized that was God’s perfect plan for our family.  It was almost 2 years after we began the process that our precious son was born. Over those 2 years we experienced many highs and lows, hopes and disappointments, joys and sorrows.  But, throughout the process we knew God … Continue reading

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University of Virginia Nursing Students at Ethiopia Transitional Home

Source: America World Adoption News .

This summer two graduate students from the University of Virginia’s nursing school spent several weeks at America World’s transition home in Ethiopia. During their time at the TH their efforts were focused on caring for children who have special needs…

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Limited Office Hours on September 24th

Source: America World Adoption News .

Our corporate office in Virginia will be closing at 12:00 noon (ET) on Wednesday, September 24th for a staff retreat. Please make note of this and plan around this time as you look at the coming week ahead. The office…

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Learning to Live by Faith, Not by Sight

Source: Feeding The Orphans .

Guest blogger:  In December, Will and Katy Suppes flew across the ocean to serve in Ghana on a 10 day mission trip. They chose to spend their Christmas holiday loving on the least of these and sharing the love of our Jesus Christ.  Now, here are Katy’s words about where God is leading them next….may […]

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The Gowin Family Story: Adopting with Financial Peace

Source: America World Adoption News .

The cost of adoption is a huge obstacle for most families who are considering adoption. However, it is not insurmountable. In fact, we have heard hundreds of testimonies from America World families who have taken that step of faith and…

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100 MILES AN HOUR – NON STOP – LOVING THE JOURNEY

Source: LAMb International .

EVERY MINUTEEVERY SECONDFULL OF JOY AND ACTIVITYJEREMIAH HOUSE – wow – the work that has been accomplished. Life Skills – all sewing products going up for SALE!!Oleg from Ukraine is in Kyrgyzstan with us for the conference!He brought a gift for Dayspri…

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