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Adoption Today Magazine

Your guide to the issues and answers surrounding International and domestic adoption. Written by adoptive parents, adoptees and professionals in the fields of medicine, law, education, social work, child development and International and domestic adoption. Click Adoption Today to subscribe.


Adoption From The Inside Out

Click on Adoption from the Inside Out for an article (reprinted from Adoption Today magazine) by Michael Monroe and Dr. Karyn Purvis about the importance of healthy motivations and expectations throughout the adoption journey. By Tapestry @ Irving Bible Church in Irving, TX.


What To Consider When Considering Adoption

Click on What to Consider When Considering Adoption to see an article about what to consider before adopting–such as appropriate motivations, expectations, and the importance of prayer. By Tapestry @ Irving Bible Church in Irving, TX.


Ready or Not: 30 Days of Discovery For Foster & Adoptive Parents

Entering the journey of foster care and adoption can be one of the most daunting decisions that you make as a parent. Parenting a child who has experienced trauma and loss is a rewarding experience, but it’s not easy. In this biblically-centered and straight-forward book, Pam Parish helps parents to: Consider the impact of foster […]


More Than “I” Can Handle: One Family’s Story of Trusting God Through the Impossible

“More Than ‘I’ Can Handle” poignantly tells the inspiring story of the Mestas family, Eileen and Jerry, and their three biological and five adopted children. Living an adoption journey filled with God’s miracles and His mighty power, Eileen and her family have stepped out in faith, trusting God through the impossible. A public speaker, homeschool […]