Pure and undefiled religion before God and the Father is this: to visit orphans and widows in their trouble, and to keep oneself unspotted from the world.
James 1:27 NKJV
*There are 140,000,000 orphans in the world!
*There are 400,000 children in the US foster care, 100,000 of whom are awaiting adoption!
*However, there are 350,000 churches in the US!
*The need can be met if we can get the Church on board!
from Backyard Orphans
We are not all called to foster care and adoption, but we are called to do something.
10 Ways Every Christian Can Care for the Orphan
1. PRAY for them
2. SPEAK UP for them
3. PROVIDE for their needs
4. SUPPORT those who support them
5. PROTECT them from harm
6. VISIT them where they are
7. GIVE sacrificially to them
8. ENCOURAGE them to press on
9. ADOPT them into your family
10. MOBILIZE your church for them
PDF: HFO_Ten_Ways_Poster by Hope for the Orphans
If you are interested in adoption and/or foster care, we would love to support you and answer any questions you may have. Please fill out the form below, and someone from the team will contact you soon. Or, you can contact leaders Amy and Ryan Moore directly: firstname.lastname@example.org or 817-357-7223.
Saturday, February 15, 6:00-10:00 PM
Drop off begins at 5:45 PM. Dinner is included for children.
Registration has been closed for this event.
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