I Was A Stranger...

In Matthew 25:35 Jesus tells us, For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat. I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink. I was a stranger and you invited me in…

There are approximately 16,000 New York children in foster care and about 4,000 of them are waiting for their forever family. Locally there is an urgent need for good, safe, loving homes for these children either temporarily until reunification can occur, or permanently as parental rights have already been terminated.

Jesus invites us to step into the lives of these vulnerable children. Foster care is ministry. It is inviting the mission field into your home. If you would like to learn more about becoming a foster parent click here and find more info and links to local foster care agencies. When you invite a waiting child into your home, you are inviting Jesus. What are you waiting for?

Sandra Flach