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East Texas Conference on Adoption, Foster and Orphan Care

One vibrant indicator of the growing orphan care movement are the quality regional conferences across the US that inspire and train for adoption, foster care and global ministry.  One that looks especially compelling in early 2014 is the East Texas Family Conference on Saturday, February 1 at Green Acres Baptist Church in Tyler, TX.  While […]


Upcoming Family Life Today Broadcasts on Orphans, Foster Care and Adoption

Several of the most unforgettable features at Summit VIII were recorded for broadcast on Family Life Today…and two are slated to run next week! September 24th FLT Broadcast.  The deeply-moving personal stories of two young women who grew up in the foster system, interviewed by Dennis Rainey and Bob Lepine.  Few eyes were dry by […]


Summit VIII Recordings Now Available!

We’re excited to announce that Summit workshops and plenary sessions are now available.  Both audio downloads and CDs are available for all sessions, and video DVD is also available for plenary sessions.  See and access all of this incredible content HERE today! We’re thankful to Convention Media Solutions for making this all available at a […]


Opening Session Notes

Jedd Medefind (Christian Alliance for Orphans) It is not about just taking up another cause. A gospel-fueled love for Orphans entails: When the going gets tough, duty, guilt, and enthusiasm are not enough. We need to be people connected to the Source. 2. When we choose to love the orphans, when we open our homes, when we […]


Article in The Nation Goes After Christian Adoption

Christianity Today online has just released an article I’ve written in response to the piece that ran in The Nation this week.  The Christianity Today article begins: An article titled “The Evangelical Adoption Crusade” appeared Friday in The Nation, lodging a hard-hitting critique of Christians and adoption. Those who disapprove of Christian adoption efforts do […]


Get A Glimpse of Summit Keynote Speakers

From workshops to plenary sessions, this year’s Summit features many of the most compelling and knowledgeable voices in the Christian adoption and orphan care movement.  Catch an early look at eight speakers whose keynote remarks will complement the 75+ nuts-and-bolts workshops planned for Summit VII! Russell Moore Russell D. Moore is the Senior Vice President […]