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Chapman Birthday Challenge

November 3, 2019

Hey, y’all! It’s Mary Beth and Steven Curtis Chapman. For the month of November, we are kicking off our second annual Chapman Birthday Challenge! This month holds both of our birthdays, and it’s also Adoption Awareness Month. So we’ve decided to invite you (again) to celebrate our birthdays with us by supporting the work of […]

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A Cars-Themed Birthday Party at Maria’s Big House of Hope!

May 19, 2015

Recently at Maria’s Big House of Hope, the kids attended a cars-themed birthday party! From eating chocolate cake shaped like a car to scooting around in miniature taxis and race-cars, the children at Maria’s Big House of Hope had a fun, celebratory spring morning. One of the birthday boys, Dagonet, loved receiving all of the […]


Donate Your Next Birthday and Help Transform Lives

February 4, 2015

Do you want to help transform the lives of orphans? Donate your birthday! All you have to do is set up a fundraising page and ask your friends and family to donate instead of getting you a gift. We’ll use the money you raise to help orphans around the world! Here’s how it works: 1. […]

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Show Hope Kicks Off 2015 Highlighting Their Advocate Program

January 22, 2015

Nashville, Tenn – 22 January 2015 – Show Hope,™ founded in 2003 by multi-award winning Steven Curtis Chapman and his wife Mary Beth, a New York Times‘ best-selling author, is a nonprofit organization that helps restore the hope of a family to orphans in distress. One of the organization’s primary objectives is to mobilize individuals, students, families, and […]


Advocate Spotlight: Birthday Party for Show Hope!

September 25, 2014

Show Hope Advocate, Sara Noll, donated her child’s birthday party to Show Hope! Read below as she shares her story. I first heard about Show Hope through a Steven Curtis Chapman concert but we were also awarded a Show Hope grant to help bring our two babies home from China! Going through the adoption process […]


Jenni’s 21st Birthday for Show Hope!

July 18, 2014

Show Hope Advocate, Jenni Gustafson, donated her 21st birthday to raise funds and awareness for Show Hope and orphan care! Read her story below: Growing up as a Steven Curtis Chapman fan, and by crossing paths with families who had worked with Show Hope through their own adoption stories, Jenni Gustafson decided to become an […]


6 Ways the Whole Family Can Show Hope Together!

May 14, 2014

Right now, there are more than 140 million children around the world who are waiting for a forever family. Not everyone is called to adopt, but everyone can do something. Check out the list below for 6 great ways the whole family can show hope together! What are some ways your family cares for orphans? Leave […]


Inspired by a Trip to Maria’s Big House of Hope

March 17, 2014

18-year-old Show Hope Advocate, Lauren Beck, was forever changed on a short-term trip to visit Maria’s Big House of Hope in China. Upon arriving back home, she was determined to utilize her resources in order to speak up for all the sweet kiddos she met in China. As her 18th birthday was approaching, she decided […]