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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 […]


Keeping Marriage Strong in the Adoption or Foster Journey

Valentine’s Day is nearly upon us. But anyone who’s walked a difficult adoption or foster care journey will tell you: one of the first places the strain is felt is in your marriage.  That’s certainly been true for Rachel and me.  I know it is the case also for many others serving wounded children in […]


CAFO2014 Summit Live Interviews on Family Life Today this week!

The unforgettable Family Life Today interviews recorded at the CAFO2014 Summit will run this week! Dennis Rainey and Bob Lepine interview two remarkable individuals highlighting stories of hurt and hope. Tyrone Flowers (August 28) shares about his childhood in foster care, the shooting that left him paralyzed, and how hope can be kindled in what […]


Dennis Rainey Reflects on Davion Only’s Story–With An Idea for Action

Children in foster care at times are nearly invisible.  Shifted from home to home, school to school, they often remain in the shadows.  But not Davion Only.  His plea to a Florida church for someone to adopt him has lit up the Internet.  Reportedly more than 10,000 people have responded, inundating his foster agency with […]


Family Life Broadcasts From Summit on Foster Care and More!

FamilyLife Today is broadcasting four great interviews on foster care, adoption and orphan care in the coming days! Those who attended Summit will recall the two unforgettable interviews live at Summit:  with Representative Michele Bachmann (today!) and with Bishop WC Martin of Possum Trot, TX (tomorrow).   See details and timing for all four upcoming interviews […]


On FamilyLife Today this Friday: The Biggest Decisions You’ll Ever Make

I recently had the privilege of doing a FamilyLife Today interview on the book, “UPENDED.”  It airs Friday, July 5. Among dozens of interviews I’ve done this year, this is my favorite.  Dennis Rainey and Bob Lepine were the perfect blend of substance and lighthearted.  We dug deep into what it looks like to grow […]