The Forgotten Podcast

The Forgotten Podcast

The Surprising Thing About Foster Care

When Kristy Sutton and her husband, Zach, became foster parents, they realized that life would never be the same....

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Navigating Birth Parent Relationships

As foster or adoptive parents, we often feel at a loss of how to help our kids process the complexity of emotions...

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ENCORE EPISODE: Traditional Parenting Vs. Trauma-Informed Parenting: Pursuing Connection with Your Child

Parenting is not for the faint of heart. Understanding how to best love, teach, and correct our children is something...

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Never Give Up Hope

The one certainty of foster care is there is no certainty. When plans change quickly, people get hurt, or you feel...

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The Birthparent Perspective: What It’s Like Having Your Child Taken From You

Ashley found herself caught in addiction after being first exposed to narcotic pain killers at the hospital. Because...

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Fighting Fear and Walking in Faith as a Foster Parent

Loving a child without knowing how long they will be with you or where they will go next is painful. It is easy to...

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A Pastor's Persistence, God's Provision

There are moments in life that change us forever. Pastor Tony Karnes was simply trying to prepare for a sermon...

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Journeying Through the Hard Goodbyes in Foster Care

Foster care is a journey of love and loss, not only for the kids in care but for foster families too. In today’s...

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Fostering Teen Moms: Finding Success in Faithfulness

Foster parenting little ones presents unique challenges and joys, but what is it like to parent another parent? Jason...

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Walking Through Grief With Hope

A child’s foster care journey begins with loss, loss of what they know, who they love, and all that is familiar....

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The Power of a Surrendered Heart

Are you a foster parent, serving and loving kids in your home, but are unable to quiet the nudge in your heart to do...

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Traditional Parenting Vs. Trauma-Informed Parenting: Pursuing Connection with Your Child

Parenting is not for the faint of heart. Understanding how to best love, teach, and correct our children is something...

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When Mental Health and Trauma Intersect: Finding the Path Towards Healing

ADHD, ODD, RAD—these letters represent mental health diagnoses that commonly label our children in foster care. But...

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My Parents are Foster Parents: Honest Reflections from Teens in a Fostering Family

Teenagers, Braydon and Bristol, along with their mom, Selena Whitley, speak honestly to the joys and struggles of...

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Lessons Learned from Growing Up in a Fostering Family

Can you imagine being the oldest of 5 biological children and having over 50 therapeutic foster siblings throughout...

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Special Episode: The Father’s Loving Pursuit of His Daughter

Nicole Argo spent her childhood in the foster care system starting at the age of seven. She shares her story of...

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Encore Episode | Making an Indelible Difference in the Lives of Vulnerable Children

Join us for this Encore Episode with Angie Grant as she shares the story of one of their children's reunification...

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Supporting, Loving and Going Above and Beyond for Biological Parents

Jamie Finn started fostering because she wanted to “rescue kids who had terrible parents.” She was immediately...

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Staying the Course in Foster Care: “It’s What We Do”

Peter Greer and his family have opened their home to foster care for several years and have experienced the highs and...

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Creatively Conquering Fears: How Art Became a Means of Healing

Angel Ambrose shared her story of a turbulent childhood that resulted in her playing a key role as a teen in...

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