• Hands of Hope


Register by March 11, 2019
$25 General
$20 Adoptive, Foster Care, or Safe Families


2019 Keynote Speakers

Beth Guckenberger: Back2Back Ministries 
Geoffrey Gaither: Magistrate: Marion County Superior Court

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9:00am - 4:00pm
Lunch & Snacks Included
Keynote & Breakout Sessions

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March 14, 2020

The Church is God's plan for caring for Indiana's hungry, poor, homeless, abused, orphaned and neglected children. Join us to learn how you can step into this role and serve Every Child in Indiana. 


Call to Action

  • “Jesus was continually telling us to live as children. Not children to live like us,” Beth Guckenberger

  • Defend the weak and the fatherless; uphold the cause of the poor and the oppressed." Psalm 82:3

  • "Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves, for the rights of all who are destitute. Speak up and judge fairly; defend the rights of the poor and needy." Proverbs 31:8-9

  • “In everything I did, I showed you that by this kind of hard work we must help the weak, remembering the words the Lord Jesus himself said: ‘it is more blessed to give than to receive.” Acts 20:35

  • "And whoever welcomes one such child in my name welcomes me." Matthew 18:5

  • Indiana Department of Child Services receives over 13,000 calls every month.

  • "Dear children, let us not love with words or speech but with actions and in truth." 1 John 3:18

  • "If you can't feed a hundred people, then feed just one." Mother Teresa

  • 245 kids currently in need of adoptive homes in the state of Indiana. 105 are under the age of 10.

  • "“Suppose a brother or sister is without clothes and daily food. If one of you says to him, “Go, I wish you well; keep warm and well fed,” but does nothing about his physical needs, what good is it?” James 2:15-16