Family Discipleship Resources:
Fund-Raising Articles & Tools:
- Webinar: Creative Ways to Cover the Cost of Adoption by Christian Alliance for Orphans
- Resource Links: Funding Your Adoption by Show Hope Adoption Ministry
- Resource Links: Funding Adoptions by Christian Alliance for Orphans
- Fund-Raising Service Project Instructions: How a “Both Hands Project” Works – serve a widow in your community while raising money for your adoption!
- Article: What I Wish I Would Have Known Before I Started
- Waiting Well
- Are your expectations realistic?
Post Adoption Resources
- The Connected Child by Dr. Karyn Purvis and David R. Cross
- Should I parent my adopted child differently than birth children?
- Use time in instead of time out.
- How do I handle lying?
- Why won’t my child act his age?
- How do I handle manipulation and control?
- How do I respond to aggressive and violent behavior?
- How do you measure success as a parent?
- How do I help a child with sexualized behaviors?
- How do I avoid control battles?
- Carissa’s Blog
- Carissa’s Book
Before You Were Mine by Susan TeBos and Carissa Woodwyk
- Twenty Things Adopted Kids Wished Their Adoptive Parents Knew