Thinking About Foster Care or Adoption?

Project 1.27 Thinking About FCA_1-Thinking-AboutCountless vulnerable children and youth await a foster or adoptive home, providing scores of great reasons to become a foster or adoptive parent. Let God work freely in your heart while you consider this parenting journey and He will faithfully lead you each step of the way.

As you begin to learn, pray and consider this journey, we encourage you to build a team to walk by your side. Invite family, friends and your church community to join you by praying, encouraging you and even reading through this guide. There are many factors to consider regarding your decision and this section serves as a tool to help you discern how foster care and adoption may be part of God’s plan and purpose for your life.

I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you with my loving eye on you. Psalm 32:8 (NIV)
Father, thank you for your sovereign perspective of my life and your loving guidance as I search for your plan and purpose. Help me to be teachable and completely surrendered to your will. Amen.