The Forgotten Podcast

The Forgotten Podcast

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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Foster Care and Higher Education: One Man's Story of Beating the Odds

The statistics for youth who age out of foster care receiving a college degree are extremely disheartening—fewer than...

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Foster Care and Higher Education: One Man's Story of Beating the Odds

The statistics for youth who age out of foster care receiving a college degree are extremely disheartening—fewer than...

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More to Me: Foster Care Through the Eyes of a Teen

Saty Cornelius grew up in a fostering family—her parents have fostered more than 50 children. She is one of seven...

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Confidentiality in Foster Care: Why It Matters

Anna Kathryn Ellzey knew that as a foster parent she could not share pictures, names or details of the child in her...

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Single Foster Parenting – Real Strategies from Real Moms

Foster parenting can be challenging even with a spouse, but that doesn’t mean a single person can’t or shouldn’t...

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A New School Year -- Advocating for Our Kids from Trauma Backgrounds

Catie Lumpkin and her husband Jamie began fostering about nine years ago. At the time, they had three young sons (age...

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Mentoring Can Make a Difference in the Life of a Foster Child

Kelsie Barnhart first heard about TFI and the mentoring program through a friend in the summer of 2014. She had just...

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The Search for Identity Leads to Foster Care Ministry

Holly Miller was born into foster care and was adopted at the age of seven by the family with whom she had been in a...

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Making an Indelible Difference in the Lives of Vulnerable Children

Angie Grant and her husband, Stan, have been foster parents for five years. Their third placement, a little girl,...

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Going into Foster Care as a Teen: One Woman’s Story of Testifying for her Family’s Safety

Angel Ambrose’s home life became so unsafe when she was a teen that she testified against her mother in order to...

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Keeping It Real for Foster and Adoptive Dads (Updated!)

Father's Day is just a few weeks away, and we wanted to highlight this great opportunity available to foster and...

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Encore Episode | Reframing Foster Care: Finding Hope in the Struggle

Join us for this Encore Episode to hear Jason Johnson share highlights from his new book, Reframing Foster Care:...

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The Who Loves Series: Two Perspectives About How to Use These Books

Nicole Argo, a pastor’s wife and mother of two, went into foster care at the age of 7, giving her a unique...

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Teaching Students, Teachers and Families the Importance of Story

David LaFrance is an elementary school principal who readily shares his story of growing up in a broken and...

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The Importance of Being Filled Up with Jedd Medefind

Drawing on his experiences with taking an intentional sabbatical, Jedd Medefind shares how our inner life and our...

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Human Trafficking: Making a Difference in Your Community with Ashleigh Chapman

Ashleigh Chapman is a preacher’s kid who found her life’s calling at the age of 11. Her parents worked at a homeless...

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Strategies for Making Your Marriage a Safe Haven with Beth Guckenberger

Beth Guckenberger and her husband Todd have been married more than 25 years and, between biological, foster, and...

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Reframing Foster Care: Finding Hope in the Struggle with Jason Johnson

Jason Johnson shares highlights from his new book, Reframing Foster Care: Filtering Your Foster Parenting Journey...

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A Peek into the Agency Workers’ World with Dr. Sharen Ford and Jennifer Rice

Dr. Sharen Ford of Focus on the Family and her daughter, Jennifer Rice, both have experience in the “trenches” of...

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