Skip to main content

Episode 8: Equipping the Church to Care for Kids in Foster Care

By August 1, 2016January 3rd, 2023The Forgotten Podcast

"Don’t be afraid to take the first steps; it’s the little steps that make the biggest changes."

In this episode, you’ll discover what the benefits of becoming a TFI Advocate are, and how to find balance in ministry, parenting and marriage. This episode also talks about why Families Serving Families is Selena’s favorite initiative from TFI.

RESOURCES FROM TODAY’S SHOW

WinShape Retreat

MORE RESOURCES FOR YOU

The TFI Story
Who Loves Series
Find a TFI Advocate Near You
Become a TFI Advocate

ENJOY THIS EPISODE?

Hopefully, this episode has helped you right where you are on your foster care journey. That’s the goal. If you enjoyed it, will you tell others?

The best way to do that is to rate the podcast on Apple Podcasts and leave us a brief review! Your ratings and reviews help us get this podcast in front of new listeners. Your feedback also lets us know how we can better serve you. Thank you so much!

Meet Our Guest

Selena and her husband Tony, live in Warner Robins, Georgia. Selena is a working mom of two biological kids, and she and Tony have been foster parents for two years. They view TFI as the God-ordained next step in their desire to improve and honor the Foster Care system in Middle Georgia. Selena and Tony were recently selected as the Georgia Division of Family & Children Services 2016 Foster Caregivers of the Year for Region 6 based on their outstanding service and dedication to children.

Get practical episodes and updates in your inbox.

Be the first to know about new episodes, posts, resources, and stay in the loop about what’s coming up.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Other Episodes You Might Enjoy:

Episode 204: Refugee & International Foster Care (w/ Jamie Bartlett)

| The Forgotten Podcast | No Comments
I have the special opportunity to share an episode about an aspect of foster care that I originally knew very little about: refugee foster care.

Episode 235: Supporting & Serving TFI Advocates (w/ Jody Vanderburg & Liz Archambault)

| The Forgotten Podcast | No Comments
Advocates act as a bridge, bringing encouragement and support to agencies by helping churches understand the best way to engage and meet needs contextually.

Episode 70: Journeying Through the Hard Goodbyes in Foster Care

| The Forgotten Podcast | No Comments
Foster care is a journey of love and loss, not only for the kids in care but for foster families too. In today’s episode, Kim Young of The Bair Foundation, helps us prepare for and…