Family Meeting

Family Meeting By Irene Kim, Safe Families for Children Host Family Late last month, my husband and I were told by Safe Families workers that they would be holding a “Family Meeting” where everyone involved in our case would come together. Everyone? Well this...

Serving Together as a Family

COLUMBIA, Md.—Becky and Bryant believe that they and their two boys are simply following the teachings of Jesus by caring for at-risk children. And to their surprise and delight, their sons, ages 3 and 5, already seem to understand and believe in the basic principle...
Socks

Socks

A ‘host mom’ tells a story … Socks, a simple word that conjures up such powerful memories. He was seven years old and homeless. The day we picked him up, to host him for the next few weeks, we stopped at Target on the way home. I asked him, “Do you want or need...