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Every Life Matters!

Source: Blog .

Little Emma is a beautiful six-year-old girl we recently brought to live in our orphanage safe home in Benin. She does not have a mother or father alive and was going to be trafficked by her caretakers, had our anti-trafficking team not rescued her.Her…

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Urgent Request #2: "Cole’s" File Returned to China on August 18th

Source: America World Adoption News .

This is 11-month old "Cole". His file needs to be returned to the CCCWA in China on August 18th and we would love your help in advocating for him to find his forever family before then. "Cole" is a beautiful…

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Urgent: 3 Boy’s Files Returning to China Next Week

Source: America World Adoption News .

"Tanner" (above) is a sweet and adorable boy who loves listening to and dancing to music. He is always smiling. He is an active child and his caretakers note that his favorite activity is crawling around. He also loves playing…

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Two Families Created in Ethiopia Through God’s Design of Adoption!

Source: America World Adoption News .

Congratulations to the Moore family (L) and the Finn family (R) who completed their adoptions in Ethiopia this week and will come home in a couple of days! We rejoice with them as their stories collide and begin new chapters….

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“When I Grow Up, I Want to Be a…”

Source: Loving Shepherd Ministries » Blog .

What did you want to be when you grew up?   Did you watch your dad in the shop, or discover a love of teaching from your 4th grade teacher? Did you job shadow someone or plan ahead to see what career you wanted to pursue in college?   Imagine what it would look like […]

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Ethiopia: Storyteller Missions Team Update – Day 1

Source: America World Adoption News .

Today was our first full day in Ethiopia and we started it with am amazing service at Beza International Ministries. The word Beza means “redemption”. Redemption most accurately captures God’s plan and His heart for us. We were told before…

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Simple: trusting Jesus is simpler than imagined.

Source: Together for Adoption .

As God, Jesus is himself the definitive Giver of God’s words. Only God can give God’s words. God’s words originate with God. He decides how they will be given to us or to angels. As man, Jesus is the perfect Receiver of God’s words. Man was created to be the receiver. God gives life and breath. We receive both. God gives love […]

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"When God Writes Your Story" – The Vanden Family’s Journey

Source: America World Adoption News .

It’s really difficult to say exactly where our adoption story begins. We are parents of four children and grandparents of one. Our family seemed completely complete 13 years ago when we adopted our precious daughter as a newborn through an…

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Welcome Home, China Families!

Source: America World Adoption News .

This group of 8 America World families returned home from China last week with their children, and are pictured here on those familiar steps! Congratulations to all! New chapters in their lives have merged and will continue to unfold according…

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Advocate Today: 7-Year Old, Handsome "Andy"

Source: America World Adoption News .

This is 7-year old "Andy". He joined the America World China Waiting Child list in early March and continues to wait for his forever family to adopt him. "Andy" is an active and energetic boy who loves to play games….

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