Foster Care

Foster Care – What’s in It for Me?

Becoming a foster parent is truly one of the most selfless things an individual can do. When my wife and I joined the ranks, I do not think we even considered what we might get out of the adventure. We knew that God was calling us to give of ourselves for the sake of children in need.

Just Take One….and Watch a Miracle Grow!

“With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.”  Matthew 19:26 As we get closer to Christmas, most of us tend to look for and ponder miracles, because as we celebrate Christmas, we celebrate the biggest miracle of all: the birth of a baby. We celebrate the gift of everlasting life and …

3 Things NOT Needed to Be a Great Foster Parent

by Chris Johnson Foster parents are some of my favorite people in the world! They truly are heroes, as they put others ahead of themselves on a daily basis. They focus daily on what is best for the child in their care and strive to better that child’s life and circumstances. It truly is an …

Birth, Step, Foster, Adopt – It is all Family. Build yours with us.

“Behold! Children are a gift from the Lord. They are a true blessing!”  Psalms 127:3 By Rosey Moreno-Jones I recently had the opportunity to conduct a Foster/Adoptive Parent Orientation for participants getting ready to begin Kids Central PRIDE classes starting their journey towards fostering and/or adoption.  Over 70 people attended; the largest orientation we have ever …

How Faith Calls us to Care for Children in Need

By. Dr. John DeGarmo A few years ago, I asked a group of foster parents at a conference why they became foster parents.  The answers I received did not surprise me, as so many of them echoed my own reason. The majority I spoke to on that afternoon told me that they felt called by …

You Have An Opportunity to Give Children Hope and a Future!

Jeremiah 29:11  “…for I know the plans I have for you, plans to prosper you and not to harm you; plans to give you hope and a future.” By Rosey Moreno-Jones For the past two weeks, Americans have been glued to their TVs watching the amazing talent and grace with which our Women’s Gymnastics Team …