Emily Helder from Calvin University is hosting a social skills group. I know Emily personally as my Chinese children were involved in a 5 year adoption study. She is very good and I would recommend this group if you have concerns in this area. They are taking sign ups for […]
Adoption and orphan support for the Rockford, Northview and Ensley Campus.
One of our adoptive families has been swamped with family and upcoming adoption issues. They would really appreciate a meal if you felt you had the time. Please join us in blessing them and meeting this need if at all possible. https://takethemameal.com/meals.php?t=IXRM8357&welcome=1 ALSO, our Trauma Competent Care class that is […]
Our first-class of Trauma Competent Care Training was a huge success, but unfortunately, we completely overflowed the room the church provided for us. They have moved us to a new place — Portable 2, to accommodate everyone. If you missed the first class, please don’t hesitate to come this week. […]
Moving from being consciously compassionate to competently compassionate is the heartbeat of the Trauma Competent Caregiver training curriculum. This training series is evidenced-based and rooted in a biblical foundation. It is designed to equip those involved in caring for adopted, foster, and vulnerable children with the knowledge and skills necessary […]
Clara Cookies is partnering with us in an adoption fundraiser to help bring our son home from Colombia. This is a Rockford, Michigan based company, 100% volunteer owned and operated, donating all profits to adoptions. Clara Cookies are large, individually wrapped protein and gluten-free cookies in 6 yummy flavors. There’s […]
This Sunday, November 10 is Orphan Sunday and our Annual Adoption Celebration Luncheon. It starts at 12:30 pm at the Rockford Campus Gym. We are excited to open this event up to include non-adoptive families that may be interested in helping and supporting adoptive/foster families. We are hoping for another […]
There are lots of ways to help even if you don’t feel led to adopt. Everyone can do something! Like… Prayer Help a mom who needs a few hours off Fundraising Missions Make a meal Help with food or childcare at one of our events Be a buddy in B.kids
Annual Adoption Celebration Luncheon Update. Please note our luncheon will take place on Sunday November 10th, 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm at the Rockford Campus Gym. This luncheon is on the same day as Orphan Sunday. We are excited to open this event up to include non-adoptive families that maybe […]
We will be talking about how many children in our midst have experienced some form of trauma. As we learn more about the meaning behind the child’s behavior, we are better able to respond in a way that brings healing and points them to Jesus. Join us at the Rockford […]
Our next meeting is November 17th at 4pm in room 304 at the Rockford Campus.