A Fostering Testimony

Guest AuthorAdoption/Fostering, Family, Featured4 Comments

Guest Author – Julie Warkentin Southland’s impact on our decision to foster was huge! No one there ever told us we should foster or adopt, though sometimes people wonder if they do because of the high percentage of families who do. What we are taught … Read More

So Many Sparrows

Thom DickAdoption/Fostering, Featured1 Comment

I’ve learned something in the past year and a half of writing blogs; if you want people to read your post, write about teaching your kids about sex, how to protect them from porn or… Pokemon. These are hot topics and admittedly very relevant. I … Read More

Foster kids need friends

Thom DickAdoption/Fostering, Featured2 Comments

I started working at Southland in 2006 and I’ll never forget as the realization dawned on me that somewhere around 10-15% of our youth group were foster or adopted children. It was very exciting for me to be in a church that valued taking care … Read More