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The Adoption Book She Had Been Looking for

By Debby DeRosa | July 24, 2024 |

An Interview with author and America World social services client, Megan Portman Moore Nothing can truly prepare someone for parenthood, and becoming a parent through adoption is no exception. However, when Megan Portman Moore was going through the adoption process, she tried to prepare herself as much as possible. She says, “During that time, I…

Feel Great About Blowing Up Your Money

By Debby DeRosa | July 2, 2024 |

By Jonathan Jackson, Owner and Operator of BOOM Fireworks, which benefits Bete Hosanna We adopted our son, Henry, from China through America World in 2017. We were very moved by the experience of seeing so many orphans in his orphanage, and Danielle decided to return to volunteer for a couple of weeks at the orphanage.…

Leave Behind Your Preconceived Notions

By Debby DeRosa | June 26, 2024 |

An interview with Sarabeth Wheeler, an America World Affiliate Board Member Meet Sarabeth Wheeler and her son, Maverick! Sarabeth and her husband, John, adopted Maverick from South Korea through Holt International in 2019. They used America World to do their home study and fulfill their post-adoption requirements. Like the Wheelers, many of the families we…

What Interests You?

By Debby DeRosa | June 20, 2024 |

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 stories interest you What kinds of local events you might…

He Always Wanted to Be a Dad

By Debby DeRosa | June 14, 2024 |

“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 – until he couldn’t pray anymore. Then, he told God,…

Wish You Could See Her Today Nick Akin

“Wish You Could See Her Today”

By Debby DeRosa | May 13, 2024

Interview with Julie Akin, America World adoptive mom If you follow our Facebook or Instagram pages, you may have seen the beautiful music video of “Wish You Could See Her Today” we shared on Saturday for Birth Mother’s Day. The song was written by Nick Akin, one of our adoptive dads, to honor his daughter’s…

Family Mission Trip

A Meaningful Experience for the Whole Family

By Debby DeRosa | May 8, 2024

By Angela Bobo, America World Mission Trip Team Leader As a believer in the Lord Jesus Christ, my intention on this earth is to be Jesus’s hands and feet and live out the command, “Therefore, go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and…

Haiti Adoption

Embracing the Journey

By Debby DeRosa | May 1, 2024

An Interview with America World Adoptive Mom, Althea Miller If you’ve been following the news, you know that the situation in Haiti continues to be devastating. Thank you to everyone who has answered our calls to sign petitions advocating for the children matched to families. We are so grateful to God that some children have been able to…

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"We're very grateful to America World Adoption for helping build our family through God's design of adoption. Their spirit of compassion and attention to detail and home and in-country made the wait and the process a blessing"

Mark & Melanie Hall, Casting Crowns

"As an adoptive parent and one who has experienced the miracle of adoption first hand, it's so exciting to see how God is using the Adopted By Design message to inspire, inform, and capture the hearts of many families to experience this miracle as well."

Steven & Mary Beth Chapman