Are you thinking about becoming a foster parent? Here are 10 things you should consider when making the decision.
Adoption is Sacrificial
I hate it when people tell us we're saints or we're doing great things. We're just living life. But, we don't often talk about the sacrifices required for adoption, and it's a key part of the journey.
Adoption is Waiting
Fast, speedy, quick: those are not words that describe the adoption process. It's a decidedly slow process. You can sum it by saying: adoption is waiting.
Adoption is Intimidating
When you’re thinking about adopting, you Google it. All the websites will bring instant intimidation. That's ok, adoption is intimidating.
Foster Care vs. Adoption: 5 Key Questions
There are many different avenues to explore on the foster care-adoption continuum. Asking yourself a few key questions will get you started on the right path.