Archive for November, 2012

Accurate Adoption Language

There are so many misconceptions in our culture about adoption, birth parents, and adoptive parents. We choose to speak and write with appropriate adoption language in hopes of influencing others to use these words instead of more emotional words. Accurate                                                          instead of                                  Inaccurate Birth parent                                                                                                      real, natural parent Birth child                                                                                                          own, real, natural child Choosing […]

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2012 Holiday Gift Guide

It’s the day after Black Friday, which means shopping and sales everywhere! The holiday season is just beginning, and we have some gift ideas with a pro life message you may want to share with family and friends this year! But first, the BEST deal- Life Choices is running a holiday special on our cookbooks […]

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Christmas Giveaway

If you are looking for ways to help and give as 2012 wraps up, please consider our Amazon wishlist! Beginning TODAY- December 12, 2012, we have a BIG giveaway that will make you HAPPY, HAPPY, HAPPY! If you order something from our wishlist beginning today through the 12th of December, we will enter your name […]

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A Thanksgiving Prayer

Gracious Lord, empty us of selfish ambition, pride, hypocrisy, and anything that is not of you. Fill us with Your heart for our brothers and sisters around us. Fill us with Your love for those beyond our comfort zone. Fill us with Your strength to stretch beyond what we believe we are able. On this […]

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Prospective Adoptive Families

Did you know there are 40 prospective adoptive parents for every baby placed for adoption in the US? There are so many factors in deciding to adopt. Locally, we refer to Terri Odom and Bethany Christian Services. Both have great support and information as well as serve prospective families with excellence. Some common questions and […]

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Adoption Movies

Here are some popular movies that deal with adoption. Juno is another movie but it does have adult themes so parental guidance is needed. All of these movies are just examples of movies with themes of adoption not recommended or endorsed by the center. Anne of Green Gables Anne of Green Gables trailer The Blind […]

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Birthmothers

Adoption is an act of unconditional love. There is so much help out there if you are considering an adoption. Consider these points: 1.) Knowledge is your friend. At Life Choices, we provide excellent adoption referrals to those interested. It can be helpful just knowing you can gather information and not forced to make a […]

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Interview with Terri Odom, Adoption Attorney

From Terri: I have been practicing adoption law since 1989 and have extensive experience to share with you.  Please call my office at 318-387-8811 or email me at terriodom@gmail.com and we will be happy to put together an adoption plan for you!  We pledge to serve you with excellence, compassion and integrity as we help […]

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