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Category: Foster Care

6 Misconceptions About Foster Care

6/3/2013 in Category

By Lindsy, Tacoma Youth for Christ Foster Parent

1) We are better than you :
We are not saints. We are doing this because it needs doing and we love kids. Some of us hope to expand our

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What’s in a Name?

5/24/2013 in Category

By Tiffany, Tacoma Youth for Christ Foster Parent

The other night I met with a small gathering of women from my church for our monthly Ladies Night of dinner and worship. The topic was one that

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10 Ways You Can Support Foster Familes

5/16/2013 in Category

 

By Sarah, Tacoma Youth for Christ Foster Parent

There were baby dedications at church recently.  It was touching to see dads reading scripture and declaring their hopes for their new

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There Are Two Sides

5/10/2013 in Category

By Lindsy, Tacoma Youth for Christ Foster Parent

There are many reasons why my husband and I chose to become parents via foster care. Put simply, fostering was how we wanted to start a family

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Feed My Sheep

9/12/2012 in Category

“I could never do that.”

That is the most common response to the explanation of what I do for a living. Generally, the response is very positive, with a few smiles and awkward glances away -

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