Missouri Baptist Childrens Home

MBCH President's Update

In order for MBCH to be effective, it is critical that we remain true to our mission to serve God by responding to the needs of children, youth, and families to make a lasting difference in their lives. I have written in a previous column that we want to make sure...

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Former Enemies - Now Brothers in Christ

What could a former corporal in the U.S. Marine Corps possibly have in common with a retired Soviet Red Army Colonel? And why would that former Marine salute the Colonel who was responsible for tracking American spy planes flying across Russia during the Cold War and then be ready to shoot...

Missouri Baptist Childrens Home

The Branches at Brookline to Become Part of MBCH

The Boards of Southwest Special Care Homes and MBCH Children and Family Ministries have approved and signed documents merging The Branches at Brookline into the ministries of MBCH. (As this issue of The Messenger goes to press, the documents have been sent to the Missouri Attorney General who has 10 days...

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The LIGHT House

Christmas Proves God Works Even When Plans Are "Messed Up"

No matter how many times I have seen lives transformed, I am still amazed to see God bless new life, rebuild messed up lives and give hope for tomorrow to those who feel hopeless today. Dear Friend, Christmas used to be simple. Didn’t it? Christmas was a quiet time spent with family, a...

MBCH Children and Family Ministries

Every Baby is Blessed

“When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the baby leaped in her womb; and Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit. And she cried out with a loud voice and said, “Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb! And how has it happened to me, that the...

MBCH Children and Family Ministries

Family Resource Development

The Family Resource Development unit at MBCH Children and Family Ministries contracts with the state to provide home studies and classes to foster parents licensed by the state of Missouri. At first glance, this looks like a pretty straightforward job, however – because of the Christian servants hired by this agency...

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Help Fulfill Our Children's Hope and Anticipation of Something that will Change Their Lives Forever

I want you to feel the longing of our children:the longing for someone to love them now and the longing for someplace to belong for the rest of their lives. I want you to sense their anticipation that something is about to happen that will change their lives forever. I want...

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Missouri Baptist Childrens Home

Our Children's Christmas List

Christmas planning is well underway at Missouri Baptist Children’s Home. Lists are already being made in the hopes of making this the best Christmas season ever for our children and youth. Our children come from lives of chaos, not calm; violence, not peace. Their lives have been filled with neglect, abuse, anger,...

MBCH Foundation

Tax Credits are a Great Way to Increase Your Support

We are headed into the final quarter of 2017 and quickly approaching the end of the year. Wow! Where has the year gone? It seems like just yesterday we were shaking off the cold of winter and headed for Easter. This is an important time for Missouri Baptist Children’s Home (MBCH). Over...

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Apple Festival 2017 Craft and Quilt Winners

Craft Winners Decorative Wood Crafts 1st & 2nd - Lester Hash, Smithville Framed Needlework 1st - Judy Webb Unusual/Outstanding 1st - Darla Wolven, Plattsburg Wall Hangings 1st - Pat Stewart, Grandview 2nd - Joy O’Kane, Raymore 3rd - Teresa Ransom and Shari Hayes, Raymore   Quilt Winners Judges’ Grand Prize Jane Miller, Lee’s Summit Most Unique Karen Grimes, Archie Appliquéd/Hand Quilted 1st -  FBC Carrollton/Piecemakers, Carrollton Appliquéd/Machine Quilted 1st -  FBC...

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Apple Festival 2017 Update

This year’s Apple Festival was a great success leaving wonderful memories for those who attended and participated in the activities. We had a great 5K Race, great food, great fun, great entertainment, a great auction and great results bringing in more than $31,000 to help us accomplish our mission to “Serve...

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