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Michigan to Pay Catholic Ministry $250,000 in Fees for Requiring it to Place Kids in LGBT Homes

Michigan to Pay Catholic Ministry $250,000 in Fees for Requiring it to Place Kids in LGBT Homes

The state of Michigan has agreed to pay a Catholic ministry $250,000 in attorney’s fees for trying to force the non-profit to violate its religious beliefs by placing children in LGBT homes.

Michigan to Pay Catholic Agency $550,000 for Requiring it to Place Children in LGBT Homes

Michigan to Pay Catholic Agency $550,000 for Requiring it to Place Children in LGBT Homes

Citing a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has agreed to pay a Catholic adoption agency $550,000 in attorney's fees after it tried to force the faith-based organization to place children in same-sex homes.

Christians Can Show the World They're More Than "Pro-Birth," just in Time for March For Life

Christians Can Show the World They're More Than "Pro-Birth," just in Time for March For Life

For millennia, those who follow Jesus have been a voice for the pre-born. Since the passing of Roe v. Wade in 1973, they have not only raised concerns and advocated for new laws, but they have also built pregnancy centers and family support systems. In our efforts to fight for vulnerable children, we must continue to follow the broader call of Scripture — namely, to care for all children, pre-born and already-born.

America's Got Talent Winner Dustin Tavella Shares Inspiring Adoption Story on The Ellen Show – 'We Had Been Praying'

<em>America's Got Talent</em> Winner Dustin Tavella Shares Inspiring Adoption Story on <em>The Ellen Show</em> – 'We Had Been Praying'

Dustin Tavella, the magician who won America's Got Talent with a sleight of hand and stories of inspiration, told Ellen Degeneres on Wednesday that his wife, Kari, told him he would be victorious.

N.Y. Threatens Christian Adoption Agency over Biblical Beliefs about Marriage, Suit Says

N.Y. Threatens Christian Adoption Agency over Biblical Beliefs about Marriage, Suit Says

A new federal lawsuit claims that a New York state agency violated a Christian adoption agency’s constitutional rights by opening an investigation and harassing it about its beliefs on marriage.

Sportscaster Ernie Johnson Shares Inspiring Testimony of Love, Adoption with Alabama Football Team

Sportscaster Ernie Johnson Shares Inspiring Testimony of Love, Adoption with Alabama Football Team

Sportscaster Ernie Johnson recently had the chance to share the inspiring story of his son's adoption with the Alabama football program.

When Celebrating Adoption, We Must Celebrate Birthmothers Too

When Celebrating Adoption, We Must Celebrate Birthmothers Too

Christians have the opportunity every day to celebrate not only the strength of mothers in every community but the courage and selflessness of birth mothers who decided to choose life and give their babies up for adoption.

Should Singles Adopt? Redeeming Brokenness Instead of Creating It

Should Singles Adopt? Redeeming Brokenness Instead of Creating It

The fundamental assumptions of a Christian worldview are straightforward. Applying the fundamental truth of a Christian worldview, particularly in this cultural moment, is not so straightforward. For example, this past week we heard from a single woman wrestling with whether or not to go through with an international adoption.

America's Largest Christian Adoption Agency Will Now Work with LGBTQ Parents: The Peril of Separating Values from Actions

America's Largest Christian Adoption Agency Will Now Work with LGBTQ Parents: The Peril of Separating Values from Actions

This week, Bethany Christian Services, the largest Christian adoption agency in the United States, announced that it would begin providing its services to LGBTQ parents nationwide. Their decision is in response to requirements from various states that agencies serve such couples to maintain their governmental contracts.