Adoption Celebration Potluck and Shoe Drive

November 8, 2018

Just a reminder that Sunday is our Adoption Celebration Potluck! Please join us on November 11th at our Rockford Campus in the gym at 12:15 pm till 2 pm.  If your last name begins with A-N please bring chili, if your last name is O-Z please bring a large salad and generous side to pass.  […]

Adoption Celebration

October 30, 2018

On Orphan Sunday, November 11, the Grafted team at Blythefield will be hosting a chili shared meal (see what to bring below). Bring your family, food and desire to support kids in need. If you have experienced adoption, foster care, refugee care or are just thinking about any of these, please come and enjoy community […]

Merrill Adoption Fundraisers!!!

October 26, 2018

Merrill Adoption Garage sale This weekend we will have our final garage sale of the year. It takes place in my parents barn so even if it’s raining, we are open because it’s covered! 🙂 (flyer attached) November 17th we have multiple vendors coming to hang out for the day. It will be at our […]

Adoption Committee Meeting This Tuesday Sept 25

September 23, 2018

Hello everyone. I am planning an Adoption Committee meeting for Tuesday, September 25. Last year I just emailed a few people, but I really don’t want anyone to feel unwelcome.  If you have an interest in helping out with our annual dinner, our support classes, scheduling dinners or events, please feel free to come. Conference […]

Join us in welcoming Violet!!

July 27, 2018

Hello everyone.  Many of you may know that the Carrolls are recently home from China with their newest little one.  Violet LinShun Carroll. If you are around, we would love to have you come to the Pond between services this Sunday, July 29 to welcome them home and pray our Grafted Prayer over them. Thanks and hope […]

Summer Chinese Exchange Student Program

March 15, 2018

Hello everyone.   I wanted to take a  moment and let you know about an opportunity to reach out to some Chinese exchange students for a few weeks this summer. I’ve known about this program for a few years, and it sounds super exciting to me, but our family is always on vacation in Ludington the first […]

This Weekend’s Schedule

March 1, 2018

Hello everyone. Our support groups will meet for the last time this Sunday 3/4 from 4-5:15 There is one change to our last posted schedule: The #3 group of Parents of Adolescent kids WILL meet… Also #1 group will still meet to discuss Refugee Foster care and SafeFamilies rm.304 #2 Rooted group will still meet […]

Grafted/ Adoption Group Prayer Sheet for Winter 2018

February 23, 2018

Please pray for 3 families currently in the adoption process: Pray for God to bring them together with their predestined child He has set apart just for them. Pray against the enemy who would try and prevent hurting children from being in loving homes. Pray for finances. Pray against discouragement with government offices both in […]

Grafted/ Adoption Group Bio

February 23, 2018

Grafted/ Adoption Group Bio Areas we are currently serving: We have over 70 families impacted by adoption at Blythefield – both campuses. We have an annual chili dinner on Adoption Sunday every fall. This year we had over 150 people in attendance. We pray a Grafted prayer over families shortly after they are united with […]