Ministry for Adoption, Foster Care, and Safe Families

Monthly Archives: September 2011

Safe Families in the news

From the Chicago Parent website: Elk Grove Village mom helps kids in need Melanie Kalmar Friday, August 26, 2011 Teri Spragg always wanted more children, but her husband, Gary, wasn’t so sure. What the Elk Grove Village couple did agree on was taking care of children in need on a temporary basis. That was fourContinue Reading

Adoption of children with special needs

Watch this inspiring video of an ordinary couple who decided to adopt a child with special needs.   That adoption lead to even more additions to their family.  View the video here      Continue Reading

Earth’s Most Vulnerable Residents – And Why You Matter To Them

The Compassion & Justice (C&J) ministry at Willow Creek/South Barrington will be hosting a 3-week class entitled “Earth’s Most Vulnerable Residents – And Why You Matter To Them”, September 7 – 21st. Children, society’s most vulnerable, look to their parents for safety, shelter, and a loving environment, but all too often, instability from a varietyContinue Reading