Post Placement Reports

January 22, 2016 brianaremkus
Once you return from Bulgaria with your child, your social worker will contact you about setting up post-placement meetings. Four post placement reports are required after the child is placed in your home. Reports are due at the following times: 6 months, 12 months, 18 months, and the final report due at 24 months.  These
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The Process

January 22, 2016
After you have spoken with a Bulgaria program point and have reviewed the Policies and Requirements and feel like you meet these qualifications you will complete and return to Lifeline the Doctrinal Statement, Christian Questionnaire, and application. You can access the application online. Fill out the application, doctrinal statement, and Christian Questionnaire and return these
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2015 Year in Review

January 22, 2016 mpanik
2015 was a great year for Lifeline! We want to share with you all the amazing things God did. Adoption: We live in a broken world, with some of the most vulnerable in the world—children—reeling from the effects of brokenness. The reality of their needs coupled with the command to care for the fatherless led
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Kids Camp: Day Eleven

January 21, 2016
Sometimes you have one of those days—an experience that thoroughly blesses your heart. Today was one of those for me as I helped with Kid’s Camp!   The children had a blast at The McWane Science Center. It was the perfect place to spend a morning exploring.  The mission of the center is to “change lives
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Kids Camp: Day Ten

January 21, 2016
Here at Lifeline, I work on the domestic side of things. I focus on families here in Alabama who desire to minister to birth parents and adopt domestically. Because of this, I was very excited to serve at Kids Camp. I was excited to see firsthand another side of Lifeline’s ministry and put faces to
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Kids Camp: Day Seven

January 21, 2016
This past weekend was our first time to volunteer at Lifeline’s Kids Camp. While the ten hosted children from Nanjing, China, may have been the reason we came, we walked away keenly aware of several life lessons. That seems to be a constant theme of volunteer service: go to serve, help, and walk away with
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Kids Camp: Day Six

January 21, 2016 brianaremkus
When you lie down, you will not be afraid; you will lie down, and your sleep will be sweet. -Proverbs 3:24 The Lord put the verse above to mind as I looked at the room pictured here that had 5 almost-sleeping little ones from China. I got to experience Kids Camp last year and the
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Kids Camp: Day 5

January 21, 2016 brianaremkus
The time that I have spent at Kids Camp has truly been such a blessing. I have gotten the privilege to spend time with 10 amazing children, beautifully and wonderfully made in the image of the Most High God. The more time I have spent with these kids, the more I have felt overwhelmed by
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Kids Camp: Day 4

January 21, 2016
Today, we traveled to The Red Barn in Leeds,AL, a wonderful organization that provides riding lessons and camps for children with special needs and children from difficult backgrounds.  The Red Barn already partners with Lifeline’s foster care program, so we were excited to visit during Kid’s Camp! From the moment we got out of the van, the kids
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