Exploring Adoption

Transracial Adoption CoverPreparing for a Transracial Adoption

Jason & Trisha Weber

When considering transracial adoption, there are a number of questions that arise: Do I know how to teach a child to interact with a world that will treat them differently because of the color of their skin? Am I prepared to help my child respond to the extra attention and curiosity that comes from others as we “stand out” as a transracial family? This thoughtful booklet was created to help provide questions that potential adoptive parents should be asking and point out practical ways to find the answers.

Love and Loss ICAO coverLove and Loss in Foster Care

Johnston H. Moore

The fear and uncertainty that comes with foster care and adoption can cause many families to shy away from pursuing what God is asking of them. Author and adoptive father Johnston Moore challenges families to examine the fears and concerns in the light of God’s promises as they step out in faith to welcome children into their homes.

Adopted for Life

The Priority of Adoption for Christian Families & Churches
Russell D. Moore

Adopted for Life is a manifesto calling Christians to adopt children and to equip Christian families going through the process. Offers biblical foundations for adoption and identifies adoption as a Great Commission priority.

How We Love Our Kids

The 5 Love Styles of Parenting
Milan & Kay Yerkovich

Based on years of research in the area of attachment and bonding, How We Love Our Kids shows parents how to overcome the predictable challenges that arise out of the five love styles and helps parents cultivate a secure, deep connection with a child of any age. Retool your reactions and refocus on how you love. Start today. Watch your kids flourish and thrive as they receive what was missing in your love.

Your Guide to Adoption

Breaks Down the Process of Adoption into Manageable Steps

This handy brochure created by the Focus on the Family Orphan Care Initiative is designed to help those who are interested in foster care adoption navigate the process with step-by-step goals.

Other Helpful Links:

Articles

Counting the Cost of the Journey
Successful Adoptive Families
Birth Family Relationships
Adoption is Central to the Gospel
Adopting Children

Video

Orphan Care