In the United States, over 500,000 children are in foster care. Approximately 120,000 of these children need an adoptive family. Over 4,500 children are in Louisiana's foster care system. There are a number of these children lingering in foster care because they need an adoptive family. ALL of these children are our Modern-Day Orphans. Every child needs and deserves unconditional love, care and permanent connections. God has commanded His church to meet the needs of orphans and wherever there is an orphan, he or she is important to God!

There are many ways Christians can show God's love and respond to the needs of children in foster care.

Here are just a few:

Ways To Help

To learn more about how you and your church can support foster care and adoption, contact Louisiana Baptist Children's Home and Family Ministries at 318.343.2244.

"Pure and undefiled religion before our God and Father is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself unstained by the world. "James 1:27

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