Baptist Children’s Home & Family Services
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For couples looking to adopt, Baptist Children’s Home and Family Services (BCHFS) is here to help find the child God has called them to adopt. BCHFS is fully licensed in adoptive services for Illinois. Adoption services may be through our domestic adoption program or...
Facing an unplanned pregnancy can be a very scary time. At Baptist Children's Home and Family Services (BCHFS), we have ministries that help young women be informed of all the options they have when approaching their pregnancy. Faith Adoption Ministry is one of the...
In 1914, the efforts of Anna Jarvis to establish a holiday honoring mothers came to fruition when President Woodrow Wilson signed a measure making the second Sunday in May officially Mother's Day. By the time of her death in 1948, however, Ms. Jarvis had disavowed...
2021 Mother’s Day Offering
Kat & Colton found the help they needed at Baptist Children’s Home & Family Services. They chose to share their story in honor of our 2021 Mother’s Day Story. Watch their story of help and healing then prayerfully consider your gift this Mother’s Day to BCHFS.
BCHFS – This is Our Story
Baptist Children’s Home and Family Services is comprised of 5 programs that work towards a common goal of providing Christ-centered services that protect, heal and restore. This video briefly explores each of those programs and introduces the ministry of BCHFS.
Houseparents on the Mission Field
Dave and Renee share how becoming Houseparents at BCHFS has changed their lives.
Angel’s Cove – Helping Mothers Overcome Barriers
Angel’s Cove helps young mothers overcome a multitude of barriers in their lives. Why should you support this program? Dora explains.
Josh and Tammy’s Testimony
Josh and Tammy came to Angel’s Cove to adopt a child. Two years after getting involved with BCHFS, they met their daughter. Watch their story.
Gospel-Centered Counseling at Pathways
Many of our clients struggle with mental health, anxiety, depression, grief, addiction, loneliness, and shame. One of the most important things we offer is gospel-centered counseling. Michelle introduces this program.
Candy was removed from an abusive home and placed in a loving, Christian home. At the time, she was devastated and heartbroken. The relationship she gained with the Lord helped her replace all she lost. This is her story of forgiveness.
Growing up, Chris compartmentalized his feelings. He lived his life this way. While this strategy allowed him to get through each day, he was not fulfilled. Hear how his faith and BCHFS helped him through a life challenge.