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What is Adoption

MBCH Children and Family Ministries

Adoption is the permanent, legal transfer of parental rights and responsibilities from a child’s birth parents to the adoptive parents. MBCH Children and Family Ministries places newborns in homes that have been pre-approved by MBCH CFM. ... [more]

Changes to Adoption Law

MBCH Children and Family Ministries

Attention Missouri birth parents and adoptees: Missouri adoption law is changing! ... [more]

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Children Available for Adoption

MBCH Children and Family Ministries

There are hundreds of foster children in Missouri who are waiting for a forever family. The photos listed on this page are some of those whose care is managed by MBCH Children and Family Ministries. ... [more]

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Frequently Asked Questions

The LIGHT House

The LIGHT House has compiled a list of frequently asked questions that you may find helful as you look at adoption. ... [more]

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Full Service Adoption

The LIGHT House

The LIGHT House is a full service adoption agency licensed in the State of Missouri.  Since 1985, our experienced staff has facilitated hundreds of successful adoptions. ... [more]

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Types of Adoption

MBCH Children and Family Ministries

A private adoption means the child's biological parent has legal custody and has chosen to make an adoption plan for the child. MBCH has a long history of facilitating private adoptions.  ... [more]