Adam and Stephanie sat down before meeting their son, Landon, to record some of their thoughts and feelings for him
“No child should ever grow up in an orphanage. The difference between growing up in a family versus growing up
“I started going through this identity crisis, realizing that I had a lot of unresolved feelings of anger and rejection.
This thoughtful and insightful video opens up the world of adoption to anyone willing to listen and learn. The adoptees
“Have you ever wanted something so badly and had to work so hard at it that it exhausted all hope,
“Recently . . . God answered our prayers to start a family, in the way HE had planned all along
“We all need love, but kids like us have just one thing: a wish. Please, somebody. See me. Talk to
Five years ago, Samantha Wernet began searching for her birth family. Finally, she signed up for an account on Adoption.com’s
“Children need two things: the one is roots, and the other is wings.” Melissa Link parents was raised Catholic, and
“It doesn’t matter how they come into your life. The moment they put that child in your arms, rather you
Dan and Tricia Seaman already had four children when they were told that, due to pregnancy complications, they wouldn’t be
“I do remember always being hungry and afraid,” says Simone Biles of her earliest years. She was remove from her
As an adoptee, an adoptive mother, and a writer, Jillian Lauren was invited to speak at a TEDx event.
These adopted children share their heart-breaking experiences of being removed from their homes and placed in foster care – and
Kayla North is a mom of six through birth and foster care adoption. In this video, she talks about a
“After having been a family for 15 years, it was finally time to seal the deal.” One sunny Father’s Day,
“Today is the day. It’s the beginning of our forever.” Veronica and her son, Styles, had a good life together.
“What I wanted was five years down the road, fifty years down the road, on my death bed, I wanted
When Danielle Gletow and her husband, Joe, became foster parents and adopted their daughter Mia from foster care, their hearts
“We never, ever planned to have 15. Three was a distinct possibility. Five would have been nice.” When the Daultons
“I was not an advocate of adoption at first,” says RJ Meyer, “because I was really, honestly, that guy who
“Adoption had been part of our plans for a long time. When we finally embarked on the journey, God took
Ben Deen was adopted from a foster home in South Korea when he was just a baby. Though he grew
“Sometimes life takes us places we never expected to go. And in those places, God writes a story we never