If you are thinking, maybe this is right for our family, but where do we begin? Here is some advice:
- First of all, pray! Make sure it is a clear calling from God.
- Secondly, do your research. There are great resources on-line that talk about different countries and outline their policies and procedures regarding adopting a waiting child. Three of these are
*The sweet girls from the Waiting Child series' home page are found on this site.
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- Third, contact others who have adopted from waiting lists (feel free to use their blog links on their stories) or agencies. All agencies have waiting children and should be happy to talk to you about the children on their waiting lists and their procedures.
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