5 Ways Your Church Can Care for Orphans

July 12, 2016

God describes what a faith-filled life looks like in James 1:27. It says, “Pure and undefiled religion before our God and Father is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself unstained by the world.” As a church body, the question isn’t, “Should we care for orphans?” But rather, […]

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Moses, Esther, Jesus and You: Adoption Stories from the Bible

December 3, 2015

Show Hope is a movement to care for orphans. We are motivated by God’s call throughout scripture to care for the needs of those who are most vulnerable. James 1:27 says, “Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress…” Here are 4 […]


4 Unique Ways to Share Show Hope with Friends and Family

November 4, 2015

In 2003, Show Hope was founded by Steven Curtis and Mary Beth Chapman as a movement to care for orphans. Since it’s inception, Show Hope has sought to restore the hope of a family to orphans in distress around the world by enabling more children to enter families through Adoption Aid grants, through providing acute […]

Care Centers

Family Photos from the Care Centers Reunion

June 16, 2015

In May, Show Hope hosted its first Care Centers Reunion! The reunion was a celebration of all the children who had once been cared for at a Show Hope Care Center in China. With over 400 people in attendance, the event was a beautiful reflection of Show Hope’s mission to bring children home to families. Below are some […]


Lessons From an Orphanage in Ghana

February 16, 2015

Nick Lyndon, Show Hope’s Director of Communications, spent seven weeks in an orphanage in Ghana with thirty-two amazing children. Below, he shares what he learned from this life-changing experience. My story is so typical – I can’t even bear to write it. I grew up in a Christian family, went to some good schools, and was […]

News + Events

Show Hope Celebrates 40 Years of Contemporary Christian Music

February 12, 2015

On January 21, 2015, thirty of the best Christian music artists (including our very own Steven Curtis Chapman!) came together for an unforgettable online concert event. Show Hope was honored to sponsor the event and share our heart for orphans with the audience. Below, check out some highlights from the evening, including Steven’s performance and […]


Show Hope is Featured in Unique Charity Program

December 12, 2014

Since Show Hope’s inception in 2003, there have been many individuals and organizations who have donated their time and resources to support our mission of caring for orphans! We are so thankful that we are able to witness the myriad ways God’s people have come together to answer his call. This month, www.CheapHotels.org is featuring […]


Letter from Mary Beth Chapman

December 8, 2014

Dear Friends, As trusted partners and supporters of Show Hope, we want to share some important things happening in our Show Hope family.  It’s with sad, but hopeful hearts that we are saying goodbye to our Executive Director, Scott Hasenbalg, as God has called him into a new season of work and ministry.  While it […]