He offers an in-depth look at the joys and extreme challenges he and his wife, Kristen, have faced as adoptive parents, encourages those who are weary on the journey, and points readers to the only source of hope. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. Mike and Kristin are active speakers, sharing their message of hope with foster and adoptive parents across the nation. All the examples are from the Bible and he makes fostering and adopting sound like an endless emotional hellscape with very few redeeming points. 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