In the final part of her story, Emery shares about the process of her open adoption– both the difficulties and joys, and how she came to find healing. Emery also shares about where she is now in her life, and the dynamics of her relationship with her son. “Acknowledging that it was really hard was […]
In Part 3 of Emery’s story, she talks about the process of her open adoption: how it happened, and the emotions she felt through it. Emery reflects on a promise given to her by her son’s adoptive parents that still makes her cry. Be sure to catch up on Emery’s story by watching Part 1 […]
After being submerged in an unhealthy lifestyle of partying and living for the moment, Emery found herself pregnant. The fear that her parents would see this different life she was leading brought her to believing abortion was her best option. After her parents found out unexpectedly, Emery’s decision drastically changed. Be sure to check out […]
12 years ago, Emery found herself entangled in a lifestyle that was leading to hurt. She was stuck in patterns motivated by sexual temptation that she felt she needed to escape, but found herself falling back into the same pitfalls. Listen to how Emery took practical steps to climb out of a lifestyle she couldn’t […]
In part one of Karmyn’s story, she shares what it was like to grow up as an adopted child, and meeting her birthmother. Here she talks about a defining moment in her life: discovering she was conceived through rape.
“How could someone just give up their baby? Don’t they love her? Won’t she feel abandoned?” There are a lot of questions surrounding adoption. We asked Karmyn, who is adopted, some of those hard questions. Here is her response. Stay tuned for part two coming next week, where she talks about the heart-wrenching circumstances in […]
As a young teen, Jessica discovered her parents were planning to adopt. She shares the ups and downs of the adoption process and what it has been like to have two new siblings join the family.
Today Jessica Manuel is a highly-motivated successful professional. But eight years ago, it was a different story altogether – she was pregnant, destitute and just seventeen.
The Drop Box, a new documentary from Focus on the Family Canada, tells the story of Pastor Lee John-rak’s mission to save rejected or disabled babies.