Power of Love

She was scared. Lequisha Scott had grown up in foster care and aged out of the system at 18, left to fend for herself. Now here she was, watching DFCS take her own children. She knew what they would experience, but she didn’t know how to stop the cycle. Then the Yeagers entered her life. “I had never really interacted with foster parents before and I didn’t know whether these foster parents were coming from a place of love, if they wanted me and my kids together, or if they just wanted the money,” Lequisha said. Two months after 8-year-old…

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One Yes Changed Their Lives

On February 19, 2016, Nicola Robinson’s phone rang. It was DFCS asking if she and her husband Corey would take a 14-month-old girl. “Corey was out of town on business when the…

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Meet Aliyah*

Her biological home wasn’t the safe, loving place it should have been for then 2-year-old Aliyah. Her FaithBridge foster parents picked up on that right away. She was terrified of her new…

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Meet Morgan and Maddie*

At times, Morgan and Maddie* only had a loaf of bread to eat. Sometimes they didn’t even have that. They only ate when their mother could afford it. For too many days…

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Church Spotlight: Tri-Cities Church

They saw a need, a Biblical mandate, and seized the opportunity. For Tri-Cities Church in East Point, starting a foster care ministry was just a natural outcome of their obedience to God’s…

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The Real Truth about Fostering

When Jason and Mandie Summers decided to become foster parents, their biggest hesitations came from the “cautions” of other people. They had three biological children and had been told, among other things,…

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Meet Xavier*

He’s been in foster care for 840 days - half of his little life. For Xavier*, any memories of home with his biological parents are brief and sad. He came into care…

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Church Spotlight: Relevant Church

Starting a new foster care ministry may seem overwhelming. But churches don’t have to go it alone. Just ask Relevant Church in Locust Grove. They’ve partnered with another church less than 10…

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