Ministering to the Foster Families in Your Church [Weekend Reading]

Ministering to Foster Families

Dale Hudson offers up background information on foster kids and ideas on how to minister to them in a church situation in his article How To Minister to Foster Kids in Your Church (from Relevant Kids Ministry).

Ideas for Further Discussion About Foster Families

  • How many foster kids are there in your community?
  • Are there foster kids in your church? How do you know?
  • Do you understand how the foster system works?
  • What do you do for the foster kids and families in your church and community?
  • Are there things you should you be doing that you aren’t?
  • What’s worked for you and what hasn’t?
Written by Wayne Stocks
Wayne is the founder and executive director of Hope 4 Hurting Kids. He is a happily married father of four kids with a passion for helping young people who are going through rough times. In addition to Hope 4 Hurting Kids, Wayne started I Am A Child of Divorce to help kids who are dealing with the disruption of their parents' relationship. You can reach Wayne at