The CALL in Jefferson County

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

113 children
spend time in Jefferson County foster care each day due to abuse or neglect

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

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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, ‚ÄúReligion that God our … Continue reading “Hope and a future”

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