Adoptive Families Blog

Pray for Adoption

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Nov 18, 2014 8:05:58 AM

November is National Adoption Awareness Month! As we celebrate adoption this month, please share this prayer card and send a prayer to all those touched by adoption. We all need the support, no matter what part of the journey we are embarking on.

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Topics: Adoption, Awareness, Adoption prayer, Adoption journey

Upcoming Adoption Webinars: 3 Special Guests for Adoption Month!

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Nov 7, 2014 2:20:25 AM

Did you know that November is National Adoption Awareness Month? Celebrate with us as we welcome three inspiring guests who will help you prepare for your family's future through adoption!

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Topics: Adoption, Awareness, Adoption Awareness, Adoption webinar, Adopting a Baby

From the Heart of a Birth Mother...

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on May 9, 2014 1:38:46 AM

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Topics: Adoption, Birth Mother's Day, Birthmother, Awareness, Celebrating adoption

Adoption Q&A Video: What is an Open Adoption?

Posted by grace on Oct 28, 2013 4:44:15 AM

Please watch this clip of our founder, Mardie Caldwell, on her answer to what an Open Adoption looks like.

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Topics: Adoption Questions, Open Adoption, Adoption Tips, Awareness, Family

Get Creative with Your Adoption Fundraising

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Aug 6, 2013 3:07:03 AM

Are you raising funds for the domestic adoption of a baby? Check out these helpful tips, excerpted from Lifetime Founder Mardie Caldwell’s award-winning book, Adoption: Your Step-by-Step Guide:

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Topics: Adoption, Adoption Tips, Awareness, Fundraising, Economy, Savings

The Need for Christian Adoption

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Jul 16, 2013 4:57:39 AM

In the United States, the media and popular entertainment shows have glorified teen pregnancy. Our government is pouring out millions of dollars to support single and young mothers. However, staggering statistics have recently been released about teen parents:

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Topics: Christian Adoption, Awareness, Adoption Book

Adoption Q&A Webinar - Tune In!

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Jun 3, 2013 6:35:45 AM

We had a great turnout for last week's Adoption Q&A Webinar! If you weren't able to attend, or if you showed up late, you can now hear the replay online here.

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Topics: Adoption, Awareness, Adoption webinar, Adopting a Baby

Adoption Prayer Bracelets: A Wonderful Reminder to Pray for Your Adoption

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on May 30, 2013 5:33:01 AM

Photo by Dubnoff Photography

Our Adoption Prayer Bracelet was inspired and designed by adoptive mother Mardie Caldwell. Enduring seven pregnancy losses, adoption was the answer to her prayer of becoming a mother. The handmade, originally designed Adoption Prayer Bracelet will be a treasure for you, a prayer partner, or anyone touched by adoption. The proceeds directly support the Lifetime Foundation, which provides help and support, educational scholarships, and unique resources to women and families in need.

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Topics: Adoption, Adoption Gifts, Awareness, Adoption bracelet

A Message from the Heart of a Birth Mother

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on May 24, 2013 6:55:22 AM

“I don’t really know what to say…. This is so hard for me to write this, because my feelings are almost too strong to put into words…” writes a young Birth Mother. “I am 18 weeks pregnant with an amazing baby girl…. Her name is supposed to be Jaya Anila (it means victory in the wind). I love her very much and I have struggled back and forth for a long time with my decision.

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Topics: Adoption, Birthmother, Awareness

Answering Your Call to Adopt

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on May 23, 2013 6:48:11 AM

The decision to adopt a baby never comes quickly. Here at Lifetime, we see God’s hand at work in the lives of thousands of couples. We rejoice with them, when their prayers are answered. We love seeing the photos that are sent to us of beautiful babies in the arms of their happy moms and dads!

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Topics: Adoption Professionals, Awareness, Adopting a Baby