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What a Jewish Child Welfare Expert Sees in Christian Foster Care

The national Faith Angle Forum podcast this week features Naomi Schaefer Riley – an expert on the US foster system who also happens to be Jewish – reflecting on the remarkable rise in Christian engagement in US foster care.   I joined Riley for the fast-moving conversation, which ranged from potential tech-based solutions to foster care […]


Bloomberg: Make Foster Care Work, Let Churches Lead

One rarely expects Bloomberg.com to write much about foster care…or churches.  An amazing piece that ran yesterday does both, titled “Make Foster Care Work, Let Churches Lead.”   The article provides a strong synopsis of the challenges facing foster youth in America:   Foster children who reach adulthood with no family connection have a difficult […]