After learning about the global problem of orphan care this past weekend, we want you to hear about an Apex couple’s personal adoption journey. Learn how the Swain’s completed their family through adoption.
On November 12-13 at Apex we will be talking about global orphan care. Meet the Burkles, an Apex family who picked up their entire lives to serve orphans with Back2Back in Monterey, Mexico. Read their story to prepare your hearts for how you can get involved with orphan care.
“This special gift, sent on this special route opens this boy up to hear the most special News he could ever hear. It is amazing to think what God would do to reach this one boy so that he might have a more open heart to the Gospel.” –Phil Wing
Rusty thought his story was broken beyond repair. Addiction to opiates and heroin led to a life he never imagined for himself. But God took his brokenness and repurposed it for His Story. Hear more of Rusty’s story this Sunday, 6:00pm at Apex Kettering for Fear vs. Love: The Road to Heroin Addiction, Loving America’s Most Overdosed City. Find out more at apexcommunity.org/fearvslove.
Years of trauma, abuse, deception, fear, anger, and violence planted a seed of fear in my life which grew into a full-blown forest of isolation. I was no longer merely afraid of people; rather, I had literally convinced myself they were unnecessary.