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Adoption

The Bond of Adoption

Before Michael and I got married, we never talked about adoption. It was never our plan to adopt. Then, four months into what turned out to be a long battle with infertility, Ryan Keeney preached on adoption and I just couldn’t stop thinking about it. I knew then that we were being called to adopt […]

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Orphan Sunday

On the second Sunday of each November, Christians around the world unite in standing for vulnerable children. As Christ-followers, we know that we have been adopted by God (Rom. 8:15, Gal. 4:5, Eph. 1:5) and that we are each in turn called to care for the fatherless (James 1:27). Over the past year, Paradox partners […]

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The Unadoptable

The first time I heard the word “unadoptable,” I was in disbelief. Questions and concerns raced through my mind. How is any child unadoptable? Who came up with this label? As I dove deeper and started seeing life through the eyes of children in our foster care system, answers to these questions also became clearer. […]

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Is Adoption For Me?

 

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Adoption 101

As a people of God, made in His image, we are called to care for the orphan. Most of us automatically think of adoption and foster care as [THE] means of doing so; however, allow me to further the pressure on you, it is but [A] means of caring for the fatherless. God, in His sovereignty, [...] Continue Reading