Whether it’s to provide a home or help and support those who do, everyone is called to care for the orphan.

The question to answer is, “What is God calling you to do?


Foster Adopt Community Group is friendly support group which seeks to provide support and fellowship to Foster Adopt Parents. This group includes parents who interact with the Foster Adopt world in a variety of roles: Foster Parent, Adoptive Parent (Private/Domestic, Foster, International Adoption), Emergency Foster Parent, Kinship Foster Parent, Foster Teen Mentor Parent, and Foster Care Advocates.


A speaker and pizza is provided. Free childcare is provided with a reservation with Colonial Children’s Ministry.


This group also provides support group hours towards those with a Foster Care License.


2021 Foster Adopt Community Dates
Sun, Jan 10, 2021 5:30- 7:30 PM
Sun, Feb 14, 2021 5:30 PM
Sun, Mar 14, 2021 5:30 PM
Sun, Apr 11, 2021 5:30 PM
Sun, May 9, 2021 5:30 PM


Foster Adopt Community Summer 2021 Events (Childcare not included):
Sun, June 13 5:30-7:30 Family Picnic at the Lighthouse
July No Meeting
Sun, August 8 5:30-&:30 Family Picnic at the Lighthouse


February 2021: Foster Adopt Parents Conference
VIRTUAL RE: Conference, Real Encouragement for foster & adoptive parents


RE: Conference is a time for foster, adoptive & kinship parents to escape from the distractions and chaos of life for a time of REAL ENCOURAGEMENT. Come be equipped and inspired through teaching, humor and just being together- even if we’re online this year.


Friday, February 19th at 7p | LIVE On-Line General Session (Featuring Colonial’s Pastor Greg Ealey as Emcee!)
February 20th-April 20th | 30+ On-Demand Breakouts & Online Discussion Groups
All Colonial Foster Adopt Parents are eligible for a free registration fee code.


Foster Adopt Mom’s and Dad’s Support Groups:
These groups are led by Hannah Mabie and Patrick Brown and meet monthly, online or in-person. Dates and times vary. Please inquire for details!
hmabie@colonialkc.org or patrickbrn78@gmail.com.


Women’s Morning Bible Study:
Beginning January 2021: “Finding God Faithful,” by Kelly Minter

Wednesdays 10-11:30 am (weekly) Childcare is free with a reservation.

Join Lynn Platter and Hannah Mabie for a study on the life of Joseph. All women are welcome at this Bible Study.


Upcoming Trainings:
Fostering Joy with Joy Meadows, January 30, 2021
You Thrive (Mentoring Youth in Foster Care) Online and Ongoing classes available
TIPS-MAPP/Foster Care Licensing (Class to become a foster care or respite care home): Online and Ongoing classes available
Protective Homes (Emergency Foster Home Training) Online and Ongoing classes available

Have Questions?

Contact Colonial’s Foster Adopt Coordinator, Hannah Mabie.

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