The Fate of Nancy Campbell’s Liberian Adoptees

Thanks to Mary in our comments I decided to start looking at where those children adopted by Nancy and Colin Campbell as well as those adopted by Serene and Sam Allison. I turned up the same information found by Mary. Most of the information on this chart I made is from either Above Rubies postings or from Kathryn Joyce's article in Mother Jones 'Orphan Fever' Hate to give Nancy credit for anything but it looks like she did better with her orphans than her daughter did. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverful: Christian Adoption Unapologetics?

by John Piper of Desiring God - Christian Adoption: Disavowals and Affirmations Here is my effort to express the kind of commitments that would, I think, guard us from the kinds of abuses that have marred this otherwise beautiful movement of compassion and conviction in our day. … [Read more...]

Orphan Fever

by CaluluMother Jones magazine has finally published Kathryn Joyce's account of the Evangelical Movement's obsession with adoption and the inevitable not so great outcomes when you don't take practicalities of foreign adoption under consideration. … [Read more...]