General Updates

General Updates

Just Try to be Present

May 20, 2017

  From Mary Beth Chapman, Show Hope’s co-founder and president. This week, I’ve been reflecting on my most recent Mother’s Day. I found myself anxiously waiting for the day to pass. But when the day actually came, I realized how blessed I was to be celebrating it. Our Maria’s 14th birthday was Saturday, May 13th. […]

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NEWS: Emily Chapman Richards becomes Vice President of Show Hope

May 8, 2017

Show Hope began with a divine spark in the heart of an 11-year-old girl. Emily Chapman was in Haiti, and for the first time in her life she met face-to-face with children living as orphans. Emily came home with a fire burning in her heart and knew she had to do something. That flame was […]

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Merry Christmas from the Chapman family!

December 19, 2016

This time of year is so important. It is a time to be thankful for what we have, to rejoice in the love God has given us, and to give that love to others. This is also a time of waiting. We celebrate with great hope the glory that is yet to come in Jesus. […]

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Chapman Family Miracle: An Update on Fahlin

October 16, 2015

October 13, 2015 is an anniversary I won’t soon forget. Steven and I celebrated 31 years of marriage and it was spent in the waiting room of the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt. Some of you may know that a little miracle landed in our family about eight months ago via adoption. My […]

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Advocate Spotlight: Lily’s 4th Birthday for Show Hope

June 9, 2015

  Before Lily came home to her forever family, she was cared for at Maria’s Big House of Hope (Show Hope’s flagship Care Center in the Henan province of China). Through five Care Centers, Show Hope strives to transform the lives of orphans with special needs. Maria’s Big House of Hope is the central facility through which we provide […]

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Join Mary Beth Chapman in Raising the Next Generation of Orphan Care Leaders

February 3, 2015

I am a firm believer in the power of God speaking through students. Many years ago, God used our 12-year-old daughter Emily, to introduce us to the thought of adoption and orphan care. While on a mission trip to Haiti, Emily allowed God to change her heart, and she challenged us to pray about what it […]

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A Word from Mary Beth Chapman: Holding on to Hope

January 30, 2015

I’ve been in China since January 22nd and come home on January 31st. It has been an amazing trip…a reminder of what God is up to…a tangible visual exposure to the miracles that happen at a place known as Maria’s Big House of Hope (MBHOH). Steven and I have had to privilege of working alongside […]

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Looking Back on 2014 with Mary Beth and Steven Curtis Chapman

January 23, 2015

Dear Friends, I can’t believe all that God has done and continues to do through the efforts of the Show Hope team…and that includes you! Steven and I are so thankful that you are a part of this team that God has built and is building to restore the hope of a family to orphans […]