Foster Youth

Adoption and Finances

Posted by Office Admin on April 06, 2017  /   Posted in Adoption, Orphan Care, Parenting, Uncategorized

By: Beth Puricelli The fees associated with adoption can be costly. OCA spoke with two Kentuckiana families who give credit to God for providing financially for their adoption expenses.  Many people answered the call of God to assist financially for their expenses, here are their stories, we hope this will inspire you to pursue adoption,

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Jeff Stumph: Friend to the Fatherless

Posted by Heather Sewell on January 02, 2014  /   Posted in Orphan Care

Many lives have been impacted for the gospel through our friend and brother in Christ, Jeff Stumph. Instead of talking about the impact he has made on the lives of the OCA staff, I wanted to highlight some of your comments made throughout the last year. Feel free to comment and remember Jeff for the

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Wednesday’s Child: Brendon

Posted by Heather Sewell on November 20, 2013  /   Posted in Adoption

This charming, fun-loving, teenager is BRENDON (09/98). He is quite the jokester and likes to pull practical jokes on others. brendon is a high achiever in school and earns extremely good grades. He dreams of living in the country. He enjoys animals and his favorite pets are dogs. Brendon’s favorite possessions are Nerf dart Guns and

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Wednesday’s Child: Brendon

Posted by Heather Sewell on November 20, 2013  /   Posted in Adoption

This charming, fun-loving, teenager is BRENDON (09/98). He is quite the jokester and likes to pull practical jokes on others. brendon is a high achiever in school and earns extremely good grades. He dreams of living in the country. He enjoys animals and his favorite pets are dogs. Brendon’s favorite possessions are Nerf dart Guns and

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Days 19-25: Praying for a Family

Posted by Heather Sewell on October 21, 2013  /   Posted in Advocacy

This week we continue our meditational verses and prayers for each day leading up to Orphan Sunday, November 3. DAY 19 – MONDAY Providing What Really Matters Verse Psalms 119:9-11 Prayer Father, we ask your blessings on every child. We ask You to make them faithful stewards of your Word, so Your Truth will be

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Days 19-25: Praying for a Family

Posted by Heather Sewell on October 21, 2013  /   Posted in Advocacy

This week we continue our meditational verses and prayers for each day leading up to Orphan Sunday, November 3. DAY 19 – MONDAY Providing What Really Matters Verse Psalms 119:9-11 Prayer Father, we ask your blessings on every child. We ask You to make them faithful stewards of your Word, so Your Truth will be

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Uninterrupted Scholars Act

Posted by Heather Sewell on August 26, 2013  /   Posted in Advocacy

A Home Run for Foster Youth! By: Chris Crutchfield In January 2013, Congress approved a bill making it easier for schools to obtain confidential records for students in foster care who are transferring into a new school.   Before this bill, known as the Uninterrupted Scholars Act (USA), was approved, all student records were protected under

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Foster children face classroom challenges

Posted by Heather Sewell on August 19, 2013  /   Posted in Advocacy

By: Chris Crutchfield The first day of school is always met with mixed emotions at my house.  While we all enjoy the unstructured days of summer, we also look forward to the productive schedule that a school day brings.   Each year we sit down and discuss goals for the upcoming school year.  This year both

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