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How Grief Gives Rise to Hope

August 28, 2019

By Nathan Magness, Director of Communications at Show Hope   Had you asked me a year ago if I ever wanted to travel to China, the answer would have been, “Not really.” That completely changed this summer, though, when my eyes were opened to the beauty of China—its unique people, its rich culture, and of […]

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A Picture of God’s Never-Ending Love and Grace

August 12, 2019

By Shaoey Chapman Hey guys! Shaoey here. This is Viviana. She is a little girl who I fell in love with this summer as I interned at Maria’s Big House of Hope in China. The first time I saw her, I looked into her eyes and saw Maria. Her eyes reminded me of her so […]

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10 Years of Maria’s Big House of Hope

July 31, 2019

Earlier this summer, our Co-founders, Mary Beth and Steven Curtis Chapman, along with family, friends, and Show Hope staff traveled to China to remember and celebrate the 10-year anniversary of Maria’s Big House of Hope, Show Hope’s flagship Care Center—named in honor of Maria Sue Chapman. It was a beautiful and memorable time. To everyone […]

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Showing up in Obedience

July 17, 2019

By Olivia Stanton, Coordinator of Student Initiatives at Show Hope   On June 7, I boarded a plane headed for Beijing, China, with two of my Show Hope colleagues and 17 high school and college students from across the country. We were embarking on Show Hope’s first Student Global Training Trip of the summer of […]

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Gloriously Hard

June 20, 2019

By Mary Beth Chapman, Co-founder of Show Hope   I cannot believe we are here … 2019 … 10 years of caring for children at Maria’s Big House of Hope! I clearly remember the day we stood on a bare piece of land in China, dreaming of someday taking care of children who are medically […]

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2019 Care Centers Reunion

May 31, 2019

This past weekend, Show Hope hosted its second Care Centers Reunion. We celebrated with more than 70 families from across the country who have welcomed home a child once under care at one of Show Hope’s Care Centers in China. The Franklin, Tennessee-based event was unforgettable as we honored all children from our Care Centers […]

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Meet Samuel-Thomas

February 13, 2019

Meet Samuel-Thomas! This 2-year-old doesn’t let anything stop him. He was admitted to our care one year ago and has come so far. We have enjoyed getting to know his personality and learning all the things that make him laugh. Samuel-Thomas is kind to his friends, and he is determined to try new things. He […]

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Chinese New Year Celebration

February 5, 2019

This week, children and their nannies at Maria’s Big House of Hope were able to celebrate Chinese New Year together. After decorating their festive headbands, the kids were all ready to bring in the “Year of the Pig.” The nannies enjoyed feeding the kids dumplings and cookies, and some of our little friends even practiced […]