With roughly 500,000 children in the United States' foster care system and 50,000 in Canada's, the new mission field for the church is clear, says Dr. John DeGarmo.
DeGarmo has been a foster parent for 15 years, and he and his wife have had more than 60 children come through their home.
An international consultant to legal firms and foster care agencies, he is also a transformational speaker and trainer. The author of several books, including his most recent release, The Church and Foster Care.
The Church and Foster Care shows how to simply engage in life-giving ministry to this underserved community. From real-life situations, foster care parent, educator, and advocate Dr. John DeGarmo lays out why God is calling the church to become involved.
Sharing from the decades of support he received from his local church, this book is filled with practical and manageable suggestions on how to meet practical needs while planting seeds of faith.
We all can't be foster parents, but we all can do something.