4 Things the Bible Says About Orphans

January 29, 2017

God’s heart for the orphan is clearly displayed throughout the Old and New Testaments. Below is a short list of what the Bible says about children living as orphans. What are some other ways God shows his love for these precious children? Leave us a comment and let us know your favorite verse! 1. All Waiting […]

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February Prayer Focus: Joyelle

February 1, 2014

Welcome to Maria’s Big House of Hope, Joyelle! Joyelle was admitted to MBHOH just before Christmas. She is now a precious 8-month-old with a perfectly fitting name as her sweet presence and joyful spirit light up the lives of those around her! Joyelle has limited vision due to the presence of cataracts in both her […]


Advocate Spotlight: Happy Birthday, Aphiwe!

January 28, 2014

Read below as one of Show Hope’s newest employees, Palmer Williams, describes her little brother Aphiwe’s big heart for serving orphans in distress! We can all learn so much from this young man’s humble and generous spirit. In August of 2008, I embarked on a journey that irrevocably changed the heartbeat of my family. It […]

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Care Centers Spotlight: Jackson

January 27, 2014

Jackson is a happy and easygoing little boy at Maria’s Big House of Hope. He arrived at MBHOH early in 2010 and is now 4 years old! Over the past few years, he has been able to receive physical therapy to help increase mobility for cerebral palsy, and we have been so blessed to watch […]

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Thoughts From an Eye-Opening Trip to Haiti

January 23, 2014

Read below as Sarah, a student who recently joined Show Hope on a short-term trip to Haiti, describes her eye-opening experience with the children of Haiti and how God is continuing to teach her the true meaning of James 1:27. Twenty years ago, my parents adopted me from Russia, giving me the greatest gift possible: […]

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3 Ways To Support Adoptive Families

January 22, 2014

Do you have a friend or family member in the midst of their adoption process? If so, you have likely wondered how to best support them in their journey. The desire to help is the best place to start, but the difficult part is figuring out how to provide the right kind of help! Here […]

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Renovations at the Zhengzhou Care Center!

January 21, 2014

A few months ago, we introduced you to Chance, a fun-loving little boy at our Zhengzhou Special Care Center. Chance, along with 44 other babies and our nursing staff, are hearing the sounds of construction just one floor below them! It is an exciting time here because we were recently asked to expand our work […]

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A Trip to Maria’s Big House of Hope: “I could see Jesus reflected in their eyes!”

January 17, 2014

At 13 years old, Nicola was able to SEE God’s heart for orphans while on a trip to China with Show Hope. Read below as she details her life-changing experience with the precious babies at Maria’s Big House of Hope. As I walked into Maria’s Big House of Hope and looked down at the smiling […]