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Sanctity of Human Life

We’ve always believed in the Sanctity of Human Life. This year we learned about Sanctity of Human Life in an unexpected way. During our Celebration of Adoption Debbie told the story of a very sick newborn girl whose adoption had fallen through because of her severe health problems. Over just a few days time, this […]

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Welcoming Home the Barefoot Family!

Last year, Oliver and Grayson were orphans living in their home country of Poland. They spent the Christmas of 2012 without their forever family. In 2013, they were offered a true New Beginning through their adoption. Thanks to your support and prayers, the brothers spent this past Christmas at home with their new forever family, […]

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Adopt me! Orphans cry out for forever families

Recently, the news has taken notice of orphans coming forward to publicly ask for someone to adopt them. The most recent incidence of this is 15-year-old Davion Only from Florida. One Sunday Davion spoke in front of a Florida church assembly and asked for someone “mom or dad, black, white or purple” to adopt him, […]

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Human Right’s Day

Today marks the 20th Human Right’s Day. At New Beginnings’ our heart is heavy, as it always is, when we think about the children around the world sold into sex trafficking and slavery. In a recent response to an article criticizing adoption, Tom Velie, President of New Beginnings, detailed the horrors of the sex trade […]

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#GivingTuesday

As you decorate your Christmas tree this week, have you watched the excitement of the season through your child’s eyes? Many families will not experience that awe and excitement this year without the gift of adoption. Maybe one of those families is your brother or sister or friend. This week, on #GivingTuesday, you can help. […]

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How to help your child respond to insensitive questions about adoption

“Who is your real mom?” Every adoptive mother and child has heard these questions and cringed. Unfortunately it’s not the only insensitive question about adoption you or your child will face. Children can be rude and at times even cruel. Even when they aren’t intending to be cruel, a child’s curious questions may be uncomfortable […]

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Russian Adoptions – December 26, 2012

Russian Federation Council Sends Ban on Adoption to President Vladimir Putin December 26, 2012 – The Russian Federation Council, the upper parliamentary house, has unanimously passed a bill that proposes a ban on adoption of Russian orphans by United States citizens. The bill has been sent to President Vladimir Putin for his signature. “If President […]

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