Tags: adoption

Loving Life: Stephanie Wilkes

Wow, continuing on with National Adoption Awareness Month, we have Stephanie Wilkes to share her story — no spoilers, but it’s a little bit different than the previous ones! Read on to hear her heart and see what God has done in her life; we know you’ll be encouraged!  Stephanie Wilkes is a school librarian at […]

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Loving Life: Madeline Salter

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Continuing our adoption theme for National Adoption Awareness Month, we have Madeline Salter on the blog today sharing about her journey with adoption and foster parenting. She has some deeply wise and challenging thoughts that we can all learn from. We hope you enjoy! Tell us a bit about yourself. My name is Madeline Salter and […]

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Loving Life: Leslie Bauman

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November is National Adoption Awareness Month, and we are honored to have Leslie Bauman on the blog this week sharing a little bit about her life and beautiful family. Leslie and her husband Cody have a huge heart for adoption; they adopted their daughter Nelle and have recently completed foster care certification classes. Read on to […]

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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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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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Adoption Awareness Month

November is National Adoption Awareness month plus we also have a big election coming up! This month on the blog, we are going to highlight some aspects of adoption. Only 4% of crisis pregnancies end in adoption and there are a lot of misconceptions and myths. We hope you will stick around as we discuss […]

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Signs of Hope Act

What an exciting week! At the last minute, we got word from our very own Frank Hoffmann, state representative and chairman of our board, that Governor Bobby Jindal would be in town to sign his bill, the Signs of Hope act, into law. Signs of Hope is very important because a 2004 study shows 64% […]

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