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Virtually every facet of the Christian orphan movement—from foster care and adoption ministries to overseas orphan care—is growing more robust by the day.  In both discussion and ministry-emphasis, however, one […]


Of Hollywood, Orphans, and Us

New op-ed in National Review… “One of history’s most cherished orphan stories is that of Esther, the brave adopted girl who became queen of Persia and rescued the Jewish people […]


Signs of Success in Florida

The State of Florida last week reported the highest number of adoptions through its public adoption system in state history:  a total of 3,776 for the fiscal year ending June 30, […]


Orphans: The Numbers – Part II

Having good data on the number of orphans worldwide is valuable.  It gives us at least a small glimpse of the sheer vastness of the need.  And for decision-makers in […]


Global Orphans: The Numbers

There’s a broad range of seemingly contradictory numbers floating around the Internet regarding the estimated number of orphans in the world.  So we figured it’d be best to go source.  […]


Orphans Deserve Better

The movie Orphan opens today.  On one hand, it is just a movie, perhaps no worse than many of the thousands ginned up each year to sell theater seats and […]