International Adoption Webinar

Road Map to International Adoption
Tuesday, December 15th
6:30 – 8:00 PM CST


Has your family considered International Adoption? Join us for this webinar on Tuesday, December 15th, as we guide you through what the international adoption process looks like. We will walk you through the steps involved beginning with the application process, home study, travel, financing your adoption, and learning more about our international adoption programs!


Josh-Caldwell-168x168Josh Caldwell, Manager of Involvement & Partnerships – Josh has served on staff at two churches in the Birmingham area and one Christian School, working with children, youth and families for the past 10 years. Josh is coming to Lifeline from Shades Mountain Christian School where he was the Director of Student Life. His passion is to live out James 1:27 on a daily basis and help others find ways they can do the same. He has a beautiful wife, Staci, and a son named Moses.


Dave-Wood-168x168Dave Wood, International Director – Dave has served as Lifeline’s International Director since 2008. His great joy is seeing missional families respond to God’s call to care for orphans in distress. Dave is excited about Lifeline’s role to be the “bride’s maid” to the Church. He is married to Johnna (30 years) and they are the proud parents of three children, Katie, Kristen, and Harrision.



Karla-Thrasher1-168x168Karla Thrasher, China Program Coordinator – Karla began working with Lifeline in 2001. She works with the international program as a crucial liaison and help for prospective parents. She serves the China program as our stateside liaison working with Lifeline’s expanding Special Needs Program, travel, and families seeking to expand their families through China adoption. “I sincerely enjoy watching our program grow and seeing families some together as a part of God’s perfect plan.” (China Program Coordinator) She also serves on Lifeline’s Post Adoption Team.


Questions about the webinar? Email [email protected].