In the aftermath of a tragedy like the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High, we have questions and want to see these types of things stopped. Governor Rick Scott of Florida went as far as to promise, to “do everything he can to make sure this never happens again.” So what can we do; what should we do; and what is our response to situations like this from a Christian worldview? In 2017, our country averaged over a school shooting each week. What’s the answer to this crisis?
This past weekend we held our very first foster parent training in Colombia. ICBF is the child welfare division of the Colombian government which oversees foster families and adoption. They were so gracious to give us this opportunity to pilot a program to educate local Colombian foster families through a two-part training.
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2,144 orphaned and vulnerable children were impacted through (un)adopted® in 2016.
144 birthmothers were served and 21 statewide families completed their adoptions in 2016.
1,062 families received counseling, education, and support through Lifeline’s post adoption team in 2015.
288 children found their forever families through international adoption in 2016.