2017 Annual Report

2017 Annual Report

Since Homes of Love began more than 17 years ago, our belief has been that children belong in families. We praise God that each year brings new stories of Homes of Love children who were welcomed into safe, loving homes and are growing up to be men and women who love God and serve others.
These stories are only possibly because of your faithful prayers and gifts. We began with five...

A Prayer Walk - Part 1

A Prayer Walk: the Start of a Journey

Can you think of a moment in your life when you know that the Lord has clearly been at work? Those moments where He quietly shifts plans and aligns events? For Homes of Love, one of those times was in October 2000...

A group traveled from Knoxville, Tennessee to pray in Vietnam. Gary and Debbie Chesney had originally planned to be on this trip, but felt the Lord leading them to stay behind. 

Sue Dee...


Why Family-Based Care?

Why Family-Based Care?

Scripture describes family as God’s idea and His ideal. More and more, social science is confirming this truth: within a family is the best place for a child to grow. According to Faith to Action Initiative, studies show that living in an institution, especially for a long time or at a young age, has significant negative impacts on a child’s development and social relationships and leads to increased risks later in life.

For example, daily...