The CAFO Blog


Wait No More

We’ve recently received this update on upcoming ‘Wait No More’ events from our friends at Focus on the Family: Right now, more than 127,000 legal orphans in the U.S. foster care system are waiting for adoptive families to call their own.  There are also more than 300,000 churches in the United States.  So, why are […]

What the World Needs Most…Is Not Our Relevance

Cardus magazine has just posted the contents of their June 2010 edition online, including an article I wrote on the deep desire many of us feel to be relevant before a watching world…and the hazards that inclination sometimes holds for our faith. What the world needs most is not our relevance Perhaps more than any […]

Dan Cruver on Small Church Orphan Ministry

A central conviction underlying the work of the Christian Alliance for Orphans is that Christians can’t answer God’s call to care for the fatherless via formal organizations alone.  Rather, meeting the deepest needs of an orphaned boy or girl requires the personal, wholehearted involvement of caring believers:  as foster parents and mentors, adoptive families and […]