Charity | Adoption funds allow the entire church to care for orphans
by Rusty Leonard & Warren Cole Smith
Posted 11/01/08, 12:00 am
When Jason Kovacs and his wife Shawnda were newly married, they developed a strong passion for adopting. "We were convicted by James 1:27, which said that 'true religion' involved looking after orphans," Kovacs said. But as a young couple on the staff at a church-Minneapolis' Bethlehem Baptist Church-the estimated $20,000 needed to adopt a child was simply beyond their means.