Grieving as a Couple in Foster Care

In this clip of the Family Care Learning Podcast, Brandon Jones interviews Haley and Garrett who have fostered a few children with Christian Family Care. Haley and Garrett discuss how they were grieving as couple after their foster kids were reunited with their bio families. See the full podcast on …

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Letting Go and Letting God Have Control Throughout The Process of Fostering

Happy young family sitting on couch and talking with family counselor. Smiling parents with adopted children discussing with counselor. Multiethnic family meeting a financial agent.

In this clip of the Family Care Learning Podcast from episode #5, we hear from Haley who is one of our child and family therapists at Arizona Family Counseling who talks about trusting God while doing foster care. Brandon, another one of our child and family therapists at Arizona Family …

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Trusting The Child Welfare System While Doing Foster Care

In this episode of our Family Care Learning podcast, Brandon Jones speaks with Haley Morte about how she had to learn to trust God while fostering kids and navigating the child welfare system. Both Brandon and Haley have experience with fostering children and also are both child and family therapists …

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There are Many Children that Need the Gift of Family

“There are many children that need a family, that need the gift of family every day, “Christian Family Care’s chief programs officer, Pam Giardina said while being interviewed for Christian Family Care’s Family Care Learning podcast.  In this episode, Giardina said how much we need ordinary families to love these …

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When you get weary in well-doing, where do you go? How to refresh your focus on the ministry of adoption and foster care

Scott Hord, the Family Care Learning training manager speaks with Christian Family Care’s chief programs officer, Pam Giardina on CFC’s Family Care Learning podcast about refreshing your focus on the ministry for those families who have been fostering for a while.  “How about the family that is already involved in foster care? They’ve …

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Sowing Seeds of Faith in Foster Care Children

“I saw people pouring out their hearts and their homes to serve kids and to serve youth and I began to say, ‘Wow, people have ministry gifts and they’re using that to serve really vulnerable children,” Pam Giardina said.  Christian Family Care’s chief programs officer, Pam Giardina was recently interviewed …

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Is Your Family Ready to Foster or Adopt a child?

Christian Family Care’s chief programs officer, Pam Giardina was interviewed by Scott Hord, the Family Care Learning training manager on CFC’s Family Care Learning podcast about the calling required for foster care and adoption parents. In that episode she poses some questions every foster or adoptive family needs to consider before …

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Why Fostering and Adopting a Child is a Type of Ministry

“I think sometimes we get ministry and we look at it religiously. You know what I mean?” Pam Giardina said.  Christian Family Care’s chief programs officer, Pam Giardina was recently interviewed by Scott Hord the Family Care Learning training manager on CFC’s Family Care Learning podcast about the calling required for foster care and adoption parents. In that episode, …

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