Category Archives: Adoption journey

Enjoying the Presence of Our Savior With Creative Coloring

The book Jesus Calling: Enjoying Peace in His Presence by Sarah Young has long been a favorite of ours. So, we were thrilled when the book’s creators announced a creative coloring and hand-lettering book! Tapping into your inner creativity while at the … Continue reading

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Let Jesus Lead Your Adoption Journey

Preparing for your adoption, focusing on it and learning all you can now plays a huge role in your adoption readiness. So too does spending time in the word with Him. Did you know many of us spend more time … Continue reading

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How to Create Calm Faith During Your Adoption Journey

During the adoption wait, the cause of most of our stress is frustration and lack of control over the process. I’ve found the solution to frustration is practicing having “calm” faith that the process of adoption has been successful for … Continue reading

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Persevere on Your Christian Adoption in 2017

Brothers and sisters, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize … Continue reading

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My Adoption Prayer – Adoption Jewelry for Christmas Gifts

“Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks…” -1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 Are you searching for just the right Christmas gift for someone who’s been touched by adoption? Or perhaps you’d like to send your child’s birth mother a special gift. An Adoption … Continue reading

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Inspirational Coloring Books for Birth Mothers

Lifetime Christian Adoption has received a generous donation, which will help birth mothers through the emotional aspects of adoption. They are inspirational coloring books, filled with uplifting quotes and tips to reduce stress.  Here’s a quote that stood out to us: … Continue reading

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Steps to a Successful Christian Adoption

  Here are 5 steps that every Christian hoping to adopt a baby should follow: Determine the type of adoption that is best for you, including the age range and racial background of the child you want to parent.   … Continue reading

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Getting Started in your Christian Adoption Journey

Most of the first steps toward adoption take place at home in deciding the type of adoption God is calling you toward. Taking time, having open conversations, spending time in prayer and in the Word will all help you determine … Continue reading

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Tips for the Adoption Home Study Visit

These tips were excerpted from Mardie Caldwell’s book on Christian adoption, Called to Adoption: You will need to prepare for your home study and home visit by your social worker. Remember, social workers are doing a “people study,” and part … Continue reading

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Seeking the Lord’s Word in Your Adoption Journey

If you are thinking about adopting, make sure to spend time in God’s word and call on  Him for help every day. In doing so, you will receive direction for building your family through adoption. Consider Ephesians 1:5: our Heavenly … Continue reading

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