Category Archives: Books, Articles, and Readings

Article: A Mom’s Heart on Race

I wanted to share this article about race with everyone. I think it is worth reading. This article is told from a Christian perspective. It does not celebrate ‘color blindness’, but rather celebrates the wonderful diversity in God’s children. One … Continue reading

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Adoptive Families: Age by Age Guide to Talking to Your Kids about Adoption

Adoptive Families has a helpful age-by-age guide to talking to your kids about adoption. Title: Adoption Through a Child’s Eyes Author: Lois Melina Quote: “By tuning in to what children understand about adoption at different ages, our talks become richer, … Continue reading

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Blog post: Things to know during early transition period

I wanted to recommend a blog post written by an adoptive mother about things that were important to do or have when you first bring your child home.  Some of the things are specific to adopting from Ethiopia but others … Continue reading

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Korea Adoption in the News

A handful of things in the news that may be of interest.  Some of the items are dated but may still be of interest.  Please talk to your agencies directly for the most up-to-date information regarding your family’s adoption process. … Continue reading

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Book: “Who Will Answer” by Dr. David Hyungbok Kim

I just finished reading “Who Will Answer” by Dr. David Hyungbok Kim. “Dr. Kim’s book chronicles his meeting with the late Harry Holt in 1956, and their subsequent work together to find loving adoptive families for the homeless children in war-torn.” My … Continue reading

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Article: “Last Member of Holt Dynasty Lives Up To Name”

There was a lovely article in The Korea Herald today about Molly Holt who has served orphaned children through her work in Korea at the Ilsan Center for 55 years.  It was my pleasure to meet Molly Holt earlier this … Continue reading

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MPAK: “In Defense of Adoption” by Stephen C. Morrison

Article: “In Defense of Adoption” Author: Stephen C. Morrison/MPAK Link: http://mpakusa.blogspot.com/2011/10/in-defense-of-adoption.html  

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