The CAFO Blog


Three Principles for Church Orphan Care Ministry Leaders to Consider

I recently spent time with a pastor in Kansas City. Just eight months prior he had become the new senior pastor at a large, historic, traditional church. One of the first things he learned as he settled into his new role was that the church had spent years investing in an adoption fund – but had […]

Congressional Coalition for Adoption Institute Highlights Foster Youth Webinar

We’ve had many tremendous Church Orphan Ministry Webinars over the past two years, but among my very favorite was last month’s.  It featured three articulate young adults who grew up in the foster system, speaking on “Little Things That Make a Big Difference for Foster Youth.”  The Congressional Coalition for Adoption Institute (CCAI)’s monthly newsletter […]

Two Great Opportunities Today

We were excited to learn that our friend and 2009 Summit speaker Rob Mitchell, author of The Castaway Kid, will be interviewed on Focus on the Family today and tomorrow, November 18-19.  The program will be titled, Unveiling the Heart of an Abandoned Child (Part 1 of 2).  What Rob shared at Summit, as well […]