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4 Important Stats About The Orphan Crisis

May 25, 2016

The orphan crisis is a global tragedy. It crosses international borders, racial divides, and economic classes. It impacts children from every walk of life, and something must be done about it. Right now, there are more than 150 million children in the world living as orphans. In America, there are currently around 400,000 children living […]

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The Spencer Family Adoption Journey

May 19, 2016

From before we got married, Lindsey and I discussed the possibility of adopting someday. After our son Luke was born, we knew we wanted another child. We discussed, prayed, and bit our fingernails over the possibility of adoption. By June 2014, we decided the Lord was indeed leading us to adopt. When we began, we […]

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3 Ways Show Hope Sponsors Change Lives

May 12, 2016

Show Hope sponsors are a vital part of our work. Because of their support, barriers are being broken down between waiting children and loving families. You can’t do everything, but you can do something. If all you have to give is a little, that little can do a lot! It only takes $35 a month […]

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20/20 Campaign: Clinging To The Lord

April 19, 2016

The orphan crisis can be shocking to learn about, especially as a child. Mallory Crain remembers being broken-hearted as a kid when she heard that there were children in the world who didn’t have a family. She knew she needed to do something about it.   Mallory has lived with the desire to adopt since she […]

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20:20 Campaign: The Burmeister Family

April 14, 2016

Felix and Alison Burmeister’s adoption journey began on the other side of the world. The two met in Pakistan when they were working as cross-cultural workers. Both Felix and Alison had a strong desire to someday start a family, and believe now that God’s plan is for them to grow their family through adoption. They […]

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20/20 Campaign: The Aberra Family

April 6, 2016

Even before they were married, Amanuel and Rahel Aberra knew they wanted to build their family through adoption. Now, four years into marriage, God has led them to start the process. What they didn’t realize was how difficult, long, and expensive the adoption process would be. This is something that catches many families off-gaurd. In […]

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Four Reasons Adoption can be Expensive

February 12, 2016

One of the most common questions people ask about adoption is,  “Why is it so expensive? If there are millions of waiting children around the world, why is it so difficult to bring them home?” These are fair questions. Before we dive into a few answers, a reminder: Adoption is a beautiful, life-giving, life-changing act. […]

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Dear Show Hope Sponsors and Donors

February 5, 2016

Dear Show Hope Sponsors and Donors, My husband and I attended a worship concert in Denver many years ago where Steven Curtis Chapman showed beautiful pictures and shared touching stories of adoption. Although we had talked about adopting someday, I believe this placed a stronger desire in our hearts for girls in China. We also […]