Lifeline Introduces New Building Space

April 25, 2018 rachelmiley
If you are a friend of Lifeline, you probably noticed the deep extent to which our staff connects and integrates with one another for the purpose of our ministry. For that reason, moving into one office has been a consistent goal and dream of our ministry for several years. Between opening new locations across the
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Alabama Communications Manager

April 18, 2018 lifeline
Birmingham, AL Essential Duties:  Coordinates all email communications coming from Development Team and provides direction, structure and templates for other ministry areas (examples: international adoption, foster care). Leads website changes, updates, and launching of new sites and sub-sites. Implements communication campaigns under the leadership of the Senior Development Officer. Establishes social media strategy. (Facebook, Instagram,
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Alabama International Social Worker

April 16, 2018 lifeline
Birmingham, AL | Establishes initial contact with prospective adoptive families for the international program. Works with prospective adoptive families in processing international adoption.
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Alabama Foster Care Social Worker & Domestic Adoption Specialist

April 9, 2018 lifeline
Birmingham, AL | Provides ongoing education and advocacy for foster families. Counsels clients concerning options surrounding foster care and how their family should serve, walks a family through the licensure process, and prepares them for partnership with DHR.
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A Single Mother’s Journey to Her Forever Daughter

April 6, 2018 rachelmiley
  Our plans don’t always turn out like we expected, but the process gives us a front-seat view to the gracious sovereignty of God. Andrea Saul entered the adoption process with Lifeline with the intent to pursue an adoption through the Peru program. As circumstances evolved, Andrea saw God work in the tiniest of details
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Nine Things Parents Need to Know about Occupational Therapy

April 2, 2018 rachelmiley
  Many people often hear the term “occupational therapy” and picture someone who has suffered a major accident re-learning how to eat or write. However, occupational therapy extends well beyond that limited view, and understanding the important role it can play in children’s lives is essential to knowing tools that are available to help children
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Easter Provides Courage and Conviction to Defend the Fatherless

March 29, 2018 rachelmiley
The beauty and richness of Christ’s death on the cross is powerful fuel for our lives as Christ followers. He died the death that we deserved to die, and paid the price we could not pay. Christ, as the ultimate sacrifice for His people, gave up His spirit to death as the Son of God.
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Faithful Provision | The Johnson's Adoption Story

March 27, 2018 rachelmiley
On a warm November day in India, we waited outside in the open air and beaming sun with high emotions and mounting anticipation. The hopes and prayers that had previously only existed in our hearts inched closer in the flesh with every step that the lady took. And then she was there, right in front of us, reaching out to me, and then curled up into a ball in my arms.
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Interview with Focus on the Family's Dr. Sharon Ford

March 27, 2018 Justin Walters
Join us as Herbie Newell talks with Focus on the Family's Dr. Sharon Ford.
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Families Outreach

March 26, 2018 rachelmiley
Families Outreach seeks to help couples pursuing adoption by providing grants to ease the financial cost. They review applications and award grants on a rolling basis.
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Intercountry Adoption & the Sovereignty of God

March 22, 2018 rachelmiley
The question of how we respond in this crisis is one of worldview. We must recognize that God’s agenda to protect and provide for vulnerable children is much greater than ourselves, and God’s purpose is even greater than our methods for helping to accomplish it (even adoption).
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Pathways for Little Feet

March 22, 2018 rachelmiley
Pathways for Little Feet desires to provide sustainable care for orphans through financial assistance, nurturing families, helping those children left behind live healthy and productive lives.
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Promise 686

March 22, 2018 rachelmiley
Promise686 offers grants and resources to families living in the state of Georgia.
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Nikolas Cruz and the Call of the Gospel

March 14, 2018 rachelmiley
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?
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Chosen

March 12, 2018 rachelmiley
Chosen supports safe, loving and permanent environments for foster and orphaned children. Their approach to helping adoptive families includes fundraising and post-adoption resources.
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Kickball Sponsorship Opportunities

March 12, 2018 rachelmiley
Lifeline’s Kickin’ It For Kids Kickball Tournament is a family-friendly, fun-filled day at George Ward Park in Birmingham, Alabama. This event supports the fostering ministry of Lifeline and supports families and children in care in Alabama. When you sponsor this event, you make it possible for families to receive the training and education they need
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The Sparrow Fund

March 9, 2018 rachelmiley
The Sparrow Fund provides grants help pay for a family’s medical review of their adoption referral. Sparrow Fund also includes other services such as training, resource recommendations, and attachment counseling based on each families individual needs.
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Katelyn's Fund

March 9, 2018 rachelmiley
Katelyn’s Fund provides grants for married Christian families who are showing financial hardship with adoption expenses or in need of assistance.
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His Kids Too!

March 9, 2018 rachelmiley
His Kids Too! is a program designed so that your friends and family can assist financially with your international adoption costs.
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Help Us Adopt

March 9, 2018 rachelmiley
Help Us Adopt is a national financial grant program that helps couples and individuals with the cost of their adoptions by awarding grants of up to $15,000.
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