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Seven Major Trends in the Orphan Care Movement 2015

2015 has been yet another vibrant, dynamic year for the Christian orphan care movement.  Fresh growth and fresh challenges. Stubborn dilemmas and stubborn perseverance. Wise veterans and new voices. And amidst it all, the intertwining of great hurt and great beauty, woven together in ways rarely seen in any other realm. What major trends have […]


The Movement is Alive in East Africa!

Guest blog post from Director for Global Movements, David Hennessey. For the last 2 weeks, I’ve witnessed local churches in Uganda and Kenya pour their hearts out for the fatherless in their communities and their nations. It’s quite a humbling experience to see Christians who are living in poverty themselves give of their funds, food […]


Breathtaking Video from CAFO2015 — and Upcoming FLT Broadcast

The most visually stunning moment of CAFO2015 came at the end of the first day’s live interview with Jen Bricker.  The striking young woman in a wheelchair had just finished sharing the truth-is-stranger story of her life.  She’d been left at the hospital as an infant without legs. But her adoptive parents taught her to […]


CAFO2015 Summit Live Interviews Upcoming on Family Life Today

    The unforgettable Family Life Today radio interviews recorded live at the CAFO2015 Summit are airing soon!       Jen Bricker (this Wednesday, July 15) was left at the hospital as an infant without legs. But her adoptive parents taught her to “never say can’t” on the road to becoming the Illinois State […]


Why is CAFO2015 in a Rap Video?

No one at CAFO2015 will soon forget the live FLT interview of Bishop Aaron Blake…and its amazing surprise crescendo. You’ll be able to hear the full interview later this year on FLT. But today, you can catch parts of it in a new rap video from none other than Bishop Blake’s “grafted in” son, rapper […]