Being a foster parent can be difficult, but we need to embrace difficult things. The church needs to embrace the hard things that is foster care. We need to come together and support those who are fostering. We need to encourage and equip those who are caring for the kids in care.
Ryan North is the Executive Director of Tapestry, the Adoption & Foster Care Ministry of Irving Bible Church in Dallas, Texas. As Executive Director of Tapestry, Ryan also leads Empowered to Connect. He frequently writes and speaks on connected parenting and ministry leadership.