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A Whimsical God

March 24, 2017

Have you ever pictured God as whimsical? I hadn’t until about eight years ago. I’ve often pictured God as loving, gentle, strong, and jealous—you know, the characteristics many of us grew up reading about. Those characteristics would allow my imagination to conjure up a picture of God in my mind. Whether that was an image […]

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March Spotlight Child: Monty

March 16, 2017
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‘SEE’ Rising from the Dust—An Excerpt

March 7, 2017
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March Prayer Focus: Ekon

March 2, 2017

Ekon quickly wins your affection when you meet him, and we really love him. It’s an honor to be able to introduce you to him! Ekon came into our care at Maria’s Big House of Hope when he was 7 months old, and we just celebrated his first birthday this January. Though he loves to play […]

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How to Decide on an Adoption Agency

February 21, 2017

This the is part two of our blog series “So, You’re Thinking About Adopting.” We highly encourage you to read part one if you haven’t already, and you can go check that out here. If you have, and you’re here, then you’re stepping into the first big, tangible decision in the adoption process. Our most frequently […]

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So, You’re Thinking About Adoption

February 17, 2017

To begin, we need to start with an important belief held by Show Hope: Not everyone is called to adopt, but everyone is called to do something. Adoption is not the only answer to solving the global orphan crisis, but one of many options to be considered when praying over how God has called you […]

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7 Great Quotes About Family

February 14, 2017

“You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them.” — Desmond Tutu “Family isn’t always blood. It’s the people in your life who want you in theirs. The ones you accept you for who you are. The ones who would do anything to see you smile, and who […]

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Valentine’s Day Celebration at Maria’s Big House of Hope

It’s Valentine’s Day at Maria’s Big House of Hope. The children celebrated in style with red and pink heart-shaped sunglasses on their faces and decorations galore. The kids had so much fun decorating heart-shaped sugar cookies, which they made during preschool earlier in the day. The staff and nannies praised their creativity as they piled […]