Dan Dumas talks about the adoption process he and his wife walked through with their two sons. Dumas shares his burden to see kids head in the right direction and find their purpose.
The Bible tells believers to care for widows and orphans. For James and Mona Harper, that didn't leave any room for debate. Over the years, the Harpers have brought more than 30 children into their home.
From foster care advocates to a former foster kid, we'll hear about God's heart for the orphan, and ways believers can get involved in one aspect of "pure and undefiled religion."
Bishop Aaron Blake was not prepared for the chat he had with a 15-year-old boy named Melvin who was in the foster care system. What followed took Bishop Blake and his wife on a journey they never expected.
Lois had been lied to for 48 years. Was it God's will that she found out the truth now?
Her mother had died years earlier and her father was gravely ill. But Lois was about to get the shock of her life.
So why would God call you into something so challenging as adoption?
What could you do to help the orphans, as commanded in Scripture?
The cost of adoption and fatherlessness weighs particularly hard on the next generation of men.
The challenges of the orphan crisis are many and varied, and every Christian man needs to play a part in the solution.
Each year, thousands of young men and women age out of the foster care system.
Karyn Purvis exhorts parents to heal their personal wounds and losses before adopting and not to expect their children to fill those gaps for them.