The CAFO Blog

10 Ways to Start Serving the Orphan Today

For young people, caring for orphans seems out of reach. If I can’t adopt or foster, then I can’t do orphan care…can I? The great news is that there are many meaningful ways to reflect God’s love for vulnerable children.


The One Factor : How One Changes Everything

Can one person really make a difference in the world? The answer is a resounding YES! Are you the person? Author Doug Sauder makes the case that you are; at least you can be. But because you may think yourself inadequate to evoke change in the world, you don’t. Sauder writes, “One is always the […]


iCare About Orphans

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 […]


Caring for Orphans

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.


Adopted For Life : By Russell D. Moore

A stirring call to Christian families and churches to be a people who care for orphans, not just in word, but in deed. The gospel of Jesus Christ‰- the good news that through Jesus we have been adopted as sons and daughters into God’s family- means that Christians ought to be at the forefront of the adoption […]


When Helping Hurts : By Steve Corbett and Brian Fikkert

‰”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 […]