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Sofia Rector weaves together creative expression and faith through painting, prose and poetry. When I read about her recent project, Unless a Seed, and how it was formed from her family's recent journey with adoption, I knew I needed to share her art with our readers.

What is it like to bring a foster child during your home right now? One veteran foster mom shares her story.

We've all been there...tired, stressed, frustrated, and then a child does something to break the last straw. Know when to seek help before crossing the line.

Check out how our community recently came together to support vulnerable children.

Read how Christina Paz uses photography to capture the complicated, woven tapestry that is family.

Take a field trip to check out local arts and culture. Maybe even create your own work of art!

Welcome the Summer with this playlist featuring vocal artists from Poets, Painters, & Storytellers concerts!

A prayer for a time such as this

Learn about our new tool that makes it easy for you to make a meaningful difference in the lives of vulnerable children.

Over the next 3 weeks we will be highlighting some specific churches in our community that are
Clement Care partners.

Over the next 3 weeks we will be highlighting some specific churches in our community that are
Clement Care partners.

Over the next 3 weeks we will be highlighting some specific churches in our community that are
Clement Care partners.

We need artists to keep conveying these universal truths of humanity. We need the Church to keep rescuing vulnerable children. We need both to keep pointing to our Savior.

Some practical tips for navigating this time with your children.

Preventative care doesn’t have to look a specific way. It starts when one person decides to make a difference for another person.

On Friday, we experienced the wonder of Victoria Falls from the half cracked window of a moving van, speeding towards what we thought was the plan...then more slowly, with selfies when we pitifully drug our luggage back across the border, feeling the shock of plans denied.

Clement Arts was created to provide hope for the orphan. We are committed to that mission and will keep doing that. During this time of uncertainty in our world, we desire to be a source of hope for everyone seeking it.

Our final segment explaining the differences between adoption and foster care and where to go if you are interested in getting started.

Over the next few weeks, we'll be explaining the differences between adoption and foster care, and where to go if you are interested in getting started.

Over the next few weeks, we'll be explaining the differences between adoption and foster care, and where to go if you are interested in getting started.

Over the next few weeks, we'll be explaining the differences between adoption and foster care, and where to go if you are interested in getting started.

Learn how our Clement Kids Director is inspired by Clement Arts' mission.

To better understand the state of adoption in the U.S., it's important to consider the statistics, the reasons why parents choose to adopt, and the impact of adoption on children.

For families who have adopted internationally or transracially, celebrating a child’s culture of origin can be an amazing way to help a child develop ties to their heritage, and to help the entire family develop an appreciation and love for different cultures that exist both locally and globally!

Help us meet our goal for 2020. Spread the word that there’s a foster care crisis. And then...help us do something about it!

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