TITLE

"Take Me Home."

AUTHOR(S)
Kingsbury, Karen
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Guideposts;Aug2007, Vol. 62 Issue 6, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the author's experience of adopting kids from Haiti. The reason for her decision to adopt is outlined. An overview of the process of adopting two boys from the orphanage, Heart of God Ministries is presented. She describes how instead of adopting only two boys, her family ended up adopting three boys.
ACCESSION #
25970902

 

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