Category:Family Stories

Stonegate Church (TX) Hosts Orphan Event

Katherine Fromm, MSW, America World—Texas Homestudy Coordinator represented America World at the Orphan Sunday event at Stonegate Church near Dallas,…

Welcome Home From India, Segre Family!

The Segre family returned home earlier this week from India with their beautiful daughter!  Congratulations to everyone! Adopt From India…

Welcome Home, China Families! 1/30/19

After months of paperwork, waiting, praying & planning, these America World families are preparing to return home with their children…

Bete Hosanna: Responding to Orphans Aging Out in Ethiopia

We thought we were taking the girls to their new homes—girls who had recently aged out of the government home…

The Stark Family Celebrates One-Year Home!

Adoption certainly does not end when you bring your child home, and we love to celebrate milestones with our families!…

What Does God Say About Adoption?

So you are considering adoption, but realize how this will change your life and the life of your family.  It…

An Adoption Story: Liam & Elijah—Best Friends Reunited

Andy and Carolyn Stell adopted their son in April 2017. We’d like to share their story and how God lead…

The Greatest Gift

As we enter this season of reflecting on the greatest gift ever given, God’s son Jesus, our thoughts often turn…

Welcome Home from India, Hough Family!

The India Team would like to welcome home the Hough family! They brought Kiaan home in November and it brings…

Meeting Son in China: Gilland Family

The Gilland family is currently in China and experienced that moment when the met their adorable son for the very…