The CALL in Drew County

Mobilizing the Church in Arkansas to love foster children with the extravagant love of Christ.

71 churches
in Drew County

33 children
spend time in Drew County foster care each day due to abuse or neglect

On average, there are only
12 families
to care for these children

Our Largest Class Ever!

These amazing people completed PRIDE training so they are well on their way to becoming either foster or adoptive parents! We are so grateful that they’ve answered God’s call to minister to kids from hard places by providing a safe place to call home whether it be temporary or permanent! This is Drew County’s largest … Continue reading “Our Largest Class Ever!”

1 foster family x 20 churches = 0 waiting Drew County foster kids!

            The CALL is asking all Drew County churches to pray specifically on November 12, Stand Sunday, for ONE family from TWENTY churches to take a stand and answer the call to foster! 1 foster family x 20 churches = 0 waiting foster kids! That means every Drew County foster … Continue reading “1 foster family x 20 churches = 0 waiting Drew County foster kids!”

Closeup of girl's face, showing eye, nose and hair in profile

Hope and a future

With over 5,000 children in foster care and less than 2,000 foster homes, Arkansas is in a crisis. Since 2014, the number of children in foster care has steadily increased. The State of Arkansas is scratching its head, trying to figure out what to do about the problem. James 1:27 states, “Religion that God our … Continue reading “Hope and a future”

More from the Drew County blog