A group of 18 senior adults attended an Anne Graham Lotz conference at The Cove in Asheville, North Carolina November 8-10. The conference center is located on a 1,200-acre campus with the stunning Chatlos Memorial Chapel decorated and...

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      Adoption Month 2019

      11.01.19 | by Anna Palmer

           Home Team! When Baby E entered foster care after spending the first weeks of his life in the NICU, he needed a foster family willing to make a sacrificial commitment to love and serve him. Thankfully, the Haynes family, a Crossroads NOLA...

        They All Need Family

        11.01.18 | by Anna Palmer

             I spent the first part of this week in training with managers and supervisors who oversee the field workers for Louisiana’s Department of Children and Family Services. Our discussions centered around how to best train and support foster...

          National Adoption Month

          11.03.17 | by Anna Palmer

              Shortly after becoming certified foster parents in February 2016, Rob and Lilly Nix welcomed a sibling set of two into their home and lives. As first-time parents, Rob and Lilly found themselves on a steep learning curve – in addition to...

            Crossroads NOLA

            11.11.16 | by Anna Palmer

            Every Christmas, for as long as I can remember, the pesky gingerbread man my siblings and I made would disappear from the oven. When we were young, he never seemed to make it very far and we would often find him hiding under a piece of nearby...

              My Home Is Greater Than A House

              04.29.16 | by Anna Palmer

              Shelter is one of life’s most basic necessities. A house protects those within it from the cold, heat, rain, snow, and if you live in southeast Louisiana, mosquitos. Those without a roof over their heads are vulnerable to the harsh realities of...


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