Our Adoption as Children of God

Posted on June 26, 2019

    While there are many metaphors used to describe our relationship with God, I believe this is a particularly powerful one. One with many implications and one that is put on display for the world to see when we say “yes” to caring for vulnerable children.

    “What are you doing, Daddy?”

    Posted on May 31, 2019

      “What are you doing, Daddy?” I hear our 2-year-old son ask it all the time. I watch how his face turns toward his daddy’s face. I see his eyes, looking up to his daddy’s eyes. If he asks once, he asks a hundred times…”What are you doing, Daddy?”.

      100 Holes of Golf Outing 2019

      Posted on May 01, 2019

        On April 26th, our team of golfers laced up their shoes and headed out to play a long game of 100 holes of golf. This year’s event was wet and chill, but everyone kept their heads high...

        A CarePortal Story - More Than A Bed

        Posted on April 12, 2019

          From the moment he met us at the door Friday evening, the little three-year-old, was playfully running around zapping us with his light up dinosaur...

          Every Child Symposium 2019

          Posted on March 29, 2019

            "Every Child served as affirmation of our pursuit of becoming foster parents and encouragement to keep going through the difficult process of becoming licensed. For every moment of hard truth, there was hope."

            The Transformative Power of God

            Posted on July 23, 2018

              Kevin Wise witnesses the amazing transformative power of God in the lives of children during a recent trip to the Exodo children's home in El Salvador. It is September 13, and Kate Gannon and I are on our way home from another trip to...

              Daugherty's Story

              Posted on July 23, 2018

                In the U.S. 397,122 children are living without permanent families in the foster care system. 101,666 of these children are eligible for adoption, but nearly 32% of these children will wait over three years in foster care before being adopted. -CCA Have...

                Going Deep in El Salvador

                Posted on February 14, 2018

                  Hands of Hope Program Director, Megan Cutshaw, shares a story from her recent trip to the Exodo Children’s Home in El Salvador In the past two and a half years I have had the immense privilege of being able to join six Hands of Hope teams on...

                  An Adoption Story–God's Ongoing Story

                  Posted on January 30, 2018

                    Everyone's story is unique, and it's no different when it comes to an adoption story. All stories are God's story lived out through us. We had the beautiful opportunity to hear from Hands of Hope's volunteer, Hyeyeon Lee, her family's...