foster care

The Boy with No Name

“Out of control”, “monster”, “destructive” were stuck to him every day… but none of them was his name.

The Day My Foster Son Leaned Into Me

Andrew won’t remember this moment, and God willing his body will forget the scarring on his heart. But for these past three years he has carried the trauma.

I am Not the Mom

They just need a safe home for the time being. It seems to be no big deal when kids don’t use the title of “mom”  for me.

Hanging Out On Friday

Listening to difficult questions about the future feels a lot like that Saturday. Some days, it is tough to remember that on Sunday Jesus wins.

How Four Walls Built A Ministry

Kris Lehne never planned to homeschool. She never planned to adopt or foster or help run a family nonprofit. She had several young children and needed to be home. Coincidentally, that was the perfect place to minister to the orphaned: within the safety of her own home.