Modified in-person gatherings this Sunday

All campuses will be open for in person gathering services this Sunday with modifications. You can see a list of the guidelines here or check out this video to see what to expect. We know that people have varying levels of comfort in regard to coming back in person. We welcome you wherever you are at in this process. Our online services will continue indefinitely.
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Adoption and orphan support for the Rockford, Northview and Ensley Campus.

Grafted Moms Connect

April 27, 2020

Monday, May 4, 7-8pm Meeting at the Rockford campus parking lot. We’ll circle up in our vehicles as we have physical distance but social togetherness! Bring a coffee and snack to enjoy as we connect. If the weather is bad or rainy we will do a zoom call instead, a […]

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The Forgotten Initiative

March 25, 2020

Helping you support the foster care community. https://theforgotteninitiative.org/our-favorite-trauma-resources-for-the-church/

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Adoptive/Foster Moms’ Night Out

February 24, 2020

Calling all Adoptive/Foster Moms ( or even in process Moms…) We are planning a dinner out one week from today, It will be an informal time for sharing, maybe crying, and supporting… Monday, March 2, 6:00pm, Cinco DeMayo, Rockford Call 616-667-7116 if you have any questions. Hope to see you […]

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Social Skills Group For Internationally Adopted Teens

February 2, 2020

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 […]

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Meals and Meetings

January 16, 2020

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 […]

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Trauma Competent Care Training class moved!

January 10, 2020

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. […]

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Trauma Competent Care Training

January 4, 2020

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 […]

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Noah Family Adoption Fundraiser

November 28, 2019

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 […]

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