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Buckner Devotional “Abba, Father”

Our good friends at Alliance member Buckner International recently published a devotional titled Abba, Father: A 30 day devotional guide celebrating the Hope of Family.   Thirty short readings paired with Scripture passage explore topics ranging from foster care to theology of adoption to the church’s role in orphan care.  Many of the authors are individuals […]

Remarkable Blog Post from Kim Van Brunt

Reading the many recent posts in the blogosphere about Summit and the Christian orphan movement has been inspiring.  But one today was definitely among my very favorite.  It made we wish the Alliance possessed a teleporter (you’ll see why).  More importantly, it reminded why it is so vital that all of us who care about […]

Interview on Adoption Perspectives Radio Program

I had the privilege of being interviewed by Rebecca Vahle last week of the Denver-based “Adoption Perspectives” radio program.  The one hour program made for a rich discussion of the growing Christian orphan care movement, the upcoming Summit and much more.  You can listen to the archived program HERE (although note that if you have […]

Master’s Champ Bubba Watson and Simple Red Wagons

This year’s Master’s golf tournament ended with a nail-biter sudden death finish.  It also propelled into the limelight a follower of Jesus who cares deeply for the orphan in distress.  Bubba Watson’s official bio expresses that “Bubba and his wife, Angie are committed Christians who share a passion for philanthropy and dedicate as much time […]

Steven Curtis Chapman Video Short on the Orphan Care Movement

If you haven’t seen it yet, don’t miss the latest Alliance video short.  Steven Curtis Chapman shares how the Christian orphan care movement is like music…as only he could do.  (Of course, you won’t want to miss Steven making music of his own at Summit VIII!)   Steven Curtis Chapman from Christian Alliance for Orphans […]

Re-Post: The Budding Korean Orphan Care Movement

This post was only up for a day on Friday when a second post that was supposed to appear Saturday appeared…so we thought we’d re-post it for another day… My greatest prayer for the Christian orphan care movement is that, ultimately, the local church in every nation will be known as the primary answer to […]