The CAFO Blog


Listen to “Point of View” Today on Adoption and Orphan Care

The popular radio show “Point of View” today will focus on adoption, foster care and orphan care today.  Hear Alliance President Jedd Medefind, as well as Bruce Kendrick of Alliance member organization Embrace Texas.  Listen at 2:15 PM eastern today here.

Live “Twitterview” Tomorrow with Mary Beth Chapman

As Orphan Sunday week gets rolling, join Alliance President Jedd Medefind tomorrow for a live “Twitterview” with Mary Beth Chapman on Tuesday, November 2, at noon eastern (9 AM pacific).  The 12-minute rapid-fire interview live on Twitter will touch on Orphan Sunday, Mary Beth’s passion for orphans, her new book and speaking tour, and more.   […]

Twitterview with Jon Egan of Desperation Band

We had a great time interviewing Jon Egan of the Desperation Band over Twitter today! The Desperation Band is working tirelessly to engage youth and students in the cause of the orphan through the Heartwork campaign. We look forward to joining them in Colorado Springs for the Orphan Sunday concert on November 5th! In case […]

Twitterview Today!

Today at 2 PM MTN (4 PM EDT) join Alliance President Jedd Medefind for a live “Twitterview” with Jon Egan of the Desperation Band. The 10-minute rapid-fire interview live on Twitter will touch on the Desperation Band’s passion for orphans, the Heartwork Campaign, Orphan Sunday weekend and more. Follow and to join us!

Catalyst Article: Tension, Mercy and Orphans

Our friends at Catalyst gave the Alliance a great opportunity to raise a banner for orphan ministry—and also highlight the opportunity of Orphan Sunday—in an article published this week.  In it, I especially desire to tackle head-on the deeply mistaken perception that churches must choose between orphan ministry and rock-solid commitment to discipleship and the […]