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Learn about Adoption

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God's design of adoption, while caring for vulnerable children around the world.

"For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you a hope and a future." (Jeremiah 29:11)

Adopted by Design from our blog

What Interests You?

By Debby DeRosa, America World Marketing and Social Media Manager It’s been a while since I’ve asked your opinion, so I was wondering if you could help me out! Answer my short, anonymous survey so I can better understand: Who is reading this blog What…

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He Always Wanted to Be a Dad

“I just always wanted to be a dad,” said Rick.* Unfortunately, he and his wife, Anna,* tried to have children but couldn’t. They visited doctors, and no one could give them an explanation for why they couldn’t conceive. Rick prayed every day for 12 years…

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Our Family’s Return to Ethiopia

By Amanda Oakes, America World Adoptive Mom Jason and I started talking about adoption during the first year of our marriage, and we started talking about it more seriously around our 10-year wedding anniversary. Our two daughters were three and five at the time. Because…

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