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Big News for 127 Worldwide!!

  With great excitement, we would like to make an announcement that will enhance the future of 127 Worldwide.  Imago Dei Church (IDC), located in Raleigh, North Carolina, has invited 127 to partner alongside of them in their efforts to restore hope to orphans and widows.  From the foundation of IDC, the leadership has implemented […]

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How 80′s sitcoms shaped my heart for orphans –

My heart for adoption began at an early age.  I spent MANY hours at my friend’s house who lived down the street.  I dare say that she was the only internationally adopted child in my hometown.  I spent even MORE hours watching cutting-edge television shows that portrayed non-traditional families, adoption, and orphan care.  Let’s just […]

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To The Moon and Back

To The Moon and Back - By: Stephanie Proctor 7.22.2013 ” I love you so much. How much do we love you?” “To the moon and back.” “Please don’t ever forget that.” These were some of our last words as we said goodbye to a very special little girl. Though it has been two months my heart […]

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The Importance of Willingness

The Importance of Willingness By: Jordyne Gunthert, guest blogger, first time missionary with 127 Worldwide Follow her: @jordynelee There was no mistaking the call when I heard it. That’s not to say that I hadn’t been ignoring it for a while – or at least the half dozen signs and hints along the way. I […]

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So here I am

So here I am. Confused. Disheartened. Broken. Wondering why this world turns its back on those that can’t speak up for themselves. Today I felt a punch to my soul. My beautiful little girl who on the outside, to the world, looks like she has it all together, really is broken and torn carrying more […]

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Mommy, I love you.

Words I often hear after I have been bit, hit, kicked, clawed at, and screamed at. You see our five year old daughter has been diagnosed with RAD (Reactive Attachment Disorder). In other words, every time she feels close to us, she tries to push us away, afraid we will just give up on her. […]

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Unbelievable clip of Pat Robertson –

Pat Robertson’s recent comments on international adoption are beyond ludicrous and unbiblical.  An important foundational pillar of 127 Worldwide is to educate people in America of the orphan crisis and how they can get involved in what God is doing throughout the nations concerning caring for orphans and widows.  Videos like this one below are […]

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Restoring Hope – KB’s Journey

127 GUEST BLOGGER – MEET KB!! KB Thomas lives in Pineville, LA, where she serves as the Student Activities Director at Louisiana College.  She sometimes cannot believe that she gets paid to live and work on a college campus.  She is passionate about pouring into students during the most pivotal years of their lives.   […]

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Uganda Represents –

Ugandan athletics have made some huge strides in the last few weeks!  First, Steven Kiprotich won Uganda’s first gold medal since 1972 in the Olympic Marathon.  READ MORE HERE.  Also, Uganda became the first African nation to win a game in the Little League World Series.  READ MORE HERE. What does this have to do […]

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Investment Opportunity

I love helping people, and I hate asking people to help me.  Do you know what has been the hardest lesson that I have learned so far in this non-profit start up adventure?  I realize that I can help MORE people and help people BETTER if I will learn how to ask for help, myself. […]

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