Dad adopts five siblings to keep them together: “I’m your dad forever”

By Texas Right to Life An Ohio man officially became a father of five after finalizing adoption of two girls and three boys at the end of October.  WBALTV reports that single foster dad Robert Carter adopted siblings Marionna, Makayla, Robert, Giovanni, and Kiontae in order to keep the children together as a family. For Carter, the …

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My one-step adoption plan

By  Laura Roesler Editor’s note. November is National Adoption Month. Bringing our adopted three-year-old home from a Guatemalan orphanage took multiple steps and constant help from God. There were times it looked overwhelming, considering I was already homeschooling our three biological children and running a household. What helped tremendously in finalizing our daughter’s adoption was …

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Myths about adoption that pro-abortionists use to attack pro-lifers

By Right to Life of Michigan The month of November ushers in the beginning of the holiday season. It is a time when the nation remembers the precious gift of family and celebrates the joy that comes with spending time together. It is therefore fitting that November is also National Adoption Month. Adoption is one …

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Mother who adopted baby with Down syndrome shares her inspiring story

By Right to Life UK A mother who adopted a child with Down’s syndrome has shared her inspiring story. The anonymous mother, who adopted Harry, shared her adoption story with the Metro, as part of their ‘Adoption Month’ news coverage.  After struggles with infertility and a miscarriage, the mum decided she wanted to adopt, and …

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Debunking 7 of the most common myths about adoption

By Nancy Flanders  According to AmericanAdoptions.com, about 40% of American adults have considered adopting a child, though many will never follow through. Myths and other challenges surrounding adoption often intimidate people, but knowing the truth and gaining understanding can open hearts and minds to witness the hope and love that adoption brings. Myth #1: Adoption is only …

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The selfless decision to place a child for adoption

By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation During this National Adoption Month, it is a wonderful time to highlight the beauty and brilliance of adoption. A heartwarming story recently appeared in my mailbox. Sharon (her name has been changed to protect her privacy) had learned that her daughter was pregnant, and the baby …

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Simple Reminders about the Value of Adoption

By Micaiah Bilger Editor’s note. November is Adoption Awareness Month. Today we continue with another of our new or reposted stories about this life-affirming option. Micaiah Bilger was Education Director for the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation when she wrote this story. Her sister is now 14! As I sit here at my desk and type, I …

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Adoption: giving a sense of permanence to children whose lives have been unsettled

By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Editor’s note. November is National Adoption Month. We will be publishing new stories, such as the following, and previously published posts that were particularly well received.  I could see the pain in her eyes, every time she talked about her struggle with infertility. A sweet, caring, …

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