In Biblical times, God maintained a special provision for the less fortunate. As His people harvested their fields, they were instructed to always leave a portion of the crops for those in need. Today, God’s heart continues to beat for the poor, the widows, and the fatherless. And as His children, our divine commission remains […]
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Click on Caring For Orphans to listen/purchase an audio program. When ordinary people come close to the orphan, something unusual usually happens. Hear from three people whose heart for the orphan led them down paths of mercy, advocacy, and eventually adoption. Join us as we go near the orphan.
A ministry of Focus on the Family to raise awareness and offer resources about adoption and the needs of orphans. “You can make a difference! Christians have a clear command to care for orphans, and there are many ways to get involved-praying, giving, mobilizing your church or adopting. Whichever you decide, we’ll provide guidance […]
Kay Warren had a plan. Together with her husband, Rick Warren, author of the megaseller “Purpose Driven Life”, planned that after her kids were grown, she’d travel the world, teaching and encouraging couples in ministry. It was a good plan. But it wasn’t what God had in mind for her. In this book, she tells […]
”We live at a time when it has become popular to be an activist for the poor. But before we all run over to Africa to “do something,” this book is a must read! The impact of good but uninformed intentions leads to unintended consequences that can be damaging to everyone involved. This book will […]
“The time has come, argues Dr. Wess Stafford, for a major paradigm shift: Children are too important and too intensely loved by God to be left behind or left to chance. Children belong to all of us and we are compelled to intervene on their behalf. We must invest in children–all across the world. There […]