Adoption Aid

Adoption Aid

Adoption Aid Grants Frequently Asked Questions

March 20, 2020

Adoption Aid grants remain the cornerstone of Show Hope’s work and the original mission of our Founders, Mary Beth and Steven Curtis Chapman. One of the primary barriers standing between children who have been orphaned and loving families is the cost associated with adoption. Our grants help break down that cost and have been instrumental […]

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30 Bible Verses Every Kid Should Know

September 30, 2017

It’s important to carve out time in your schedules for reading the Bible together as a family. Below, we have created a list of 30 verses that can be helpful as you start memorizing Scripture with your kids! What verses would you add to this list? Comment below and let us know! 1. Acts 16:31 […]


4 Things the Bible Says About Orphans

January 29, 2017

God’s heart for the orphan is clearly displayed throughout the Old and New Testaments. Below is a short list of what the Bible says about children living as orphans. What are some other ways God shows his love for these precious children? Leave us a comment and let us know your favorite verse! 1. All Waiting […]

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November Prayer Focus: Art

November 3, 2016

Art was welcomed to Maria’s Big House of Hope in the spring of 2016. He was only 1 month old at the time. Upon his arrival, he was diagnosed with a urinary tract condition. Art is now being cared for in our Nanyang Care Center, and we are thrilled by the progress he has made. […]

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Ryker’s Day

October 25, 2016

We met Ryker when he was 4 years old. It was April 2013 when he came into our care at Maria’s Big House of Hope, and it has been an honor and privilege to play our part in his life. His big smile brings joy to Maria’s every day. Mornings are a special time for […]


An Open Letter: ‘Thank You, Show Hope’

October 19, 2016

My birthday this year goes down in history as one of the BEST so far! We spent the morning home schooling with my girls. It was calm and productive, which in my world right now is a huge success. Then we were off to volunteer. Yep, you heard that right. Volunteer. I’m not really a party […]


You’re Invited To Fellowship Weekend

October 12, 2016

Fellowship Weekend is a time to celebrate. It is a time to remember all that God has done—how his plan has exceeded anything we could have ever dreamed. When Mary Beth and Steven Curtis Chapman founded Show Hope in 2003, they dreamed of helping 100 children come home to loving families. Now, 13 years later, […]

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October Prayer Focus: Luigi

October 7, 2016

Luigi was welcomed to Maria’s Big House of Hope in the spring of 2015. He was just 1 month old at the time. Upon his arrival, Luigi was diagnosed with cleft lip and cleft palate. During his time under our care, he has been able to receive needed medical care and surgery. Luigi is now […]