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“Adoption was a serious option for this birth mom”

Birthmothers Friends are trained to identify a woman’s unique needs and provide support in her particular set of circumstances. Where appropriate, Friends present adoption.  One scenario, Friends tell us, is that “adoption is a serious option” considered extensively by pregnant … Continue reading

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If Our Culture Doesn’t “Get” Adoption, Believers Can Still Embrace It

For You From The Word We speak a message of wisdom among the mature, but not the wisdom of this age or of the rulers of this age. (1 Corinthians 2:6) For You To Think About It is one thing … Continue reading

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Do You Believe This Popular Myth about Adoption?

For You From The Word The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit; a broken and contrite heart, O God, you will not despise. (Psalm 51:17) For You To Think About A recent episode of Glee, a popular American musical-drama … Continue reading

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Conceived in Rape: “I Owe My Life to Pro-Life Advocates”

For You From The Word Although my father and my mother have forsaken me, yet the Lord will take me up. (Psalm 27:10, AMP) For You To Think About Rebecca Kiessling had been adopted at birth after being conceived out … Continue reading

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A Friend’s Story – “Encouragement Gave Her A Voice”

By Rachel S.* I first heard about Birthmothers when my husband and I were part of an adoption small group at church. The ministry resonated with me. I’ve personally experienced many different angles of the parenting equation. At a young … Continue reading

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A Birth Mom’s Story – 20 Years Later

For You From The Word Blessed is the man who trusts in the Lord, whose confidence is in him. (Jeremiah 17:7) For You To Think About Lee Ezell accepted Christ at a 1961 Billy Graham crusade. Shortly afterwards, she escaped … Continue reading

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FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions Q. Is there a fee for Birthmothers’ services? A. No. We provide our services to pregnant women, their partners and their families at no cost. Q. Is Birthmothers a pregnancy care center (PCC) or an adoption agency? … Continue reading

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Planning Is An Act of Love

For You From The Word So Joseph also went up from the town of Nazareth in Galilee to Judea, to Bethlehem the town of David, because he belonged to the house and line of David.  He went there to register … Continue reading

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Miss USA’s Adoption Heroes

For You From The Word Follow my example, as I follow the example of Christ. (1 Corinthians 11:1) For You To Think About Lynnette Cole, Miss USA 2000, has a set of personal heroes: two sets of parents. Lynette, who … Continue reading

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“Adoption Ambassador” Uses His Visibility to Influence Birth Parents

For You From The Word Think how you have instructed many. (Job 4:3) For You To Think About Latino actor and media sensation Eduardo Verastegui is the United Nations’ unofficial ambassador for adoption. In recent years, Eduardo has been morally convicted … Continue reading

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