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  • 01:07

    How to Do an Independent Private Adoption in the US

    in Parents

    It is possible to do an independent adoption without using an adoption agency. 


    Host Dawn Davenport, Executive Director of Creating a Family, the national infertility & adoption education and support organization, interviews two of the top adoption attorneys that facilitate independent adoptions in the US: Steven M. Kirsh and Mark McDermott.


    Creating a Family has thousands of free resources related to this topic on our website at www.CreatingaFamily.org. 


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    Blog summary of the show and highlights can be found here:
     
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    More Creating a Family resources on adoption can be found here.

  • 01:04

    Transracial Adoption: Parenting 12 to 18 Year Olds

    in Parents

    Parenting children tweens and teen requires a different approach than parenting preschool and school aged children. No where is this more true than when parenting transracially adopted kids. It helps to think about these differences when our children are young. Host Dawn Davenport, Executive Director of Creating a Family, the national infertility & adoption education and support organization, interviews Beth Hall, founder and director of Pact and Adoption Alliance, co-author of Inside Transracial Adoption, and a mom to two transracially adopted young adults; and Judy Miller, an adoption educator and support specialist, author of the email course, Parenting Your Adopted Child: Tweens, Teens & Beyond, and mom of four through birth and adoption.


    For more information on this subject, check out the free resources on Transracial Adoption on our website. 


    If you enjoyed this show, we would very much appreciate you leaving us a review on iTunes. It only takes a moment and it really helps others find us.


     


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  • 01:02

    Adoption Tax Credit 2014-2015

    in Parents

    It's time for our annual adoption tax credit show. If you had adoption expenses in 2014, can you get a federal tax credit for them? Is this tax credit applicable to foster care adoption, or international adoption, or infant adoption? Can you claim birth mother expenses. Host Dawn Davenport, Exec. Director of Creating a Family, the national infertility & adoption education and support organization, will interview Becky Wilmoth, an Enrolled Agent and Adoption Tax Credit Specialist® at Bills Tax Service, and a frequent speaker on this topic. We also have Josh Kroll, Adoption Tax Credit and Adoption Subsidy Coordinator at the North American Council on Adoptable Children (NACAC).


     


    Blog summary of the show and highlights can be found here:
     
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    More Creating a Family resources on the adoption tax credit can be found here.

  • 00:46

    Adoptee Connection

    in Family

    Please join host Pam Dixon Kroskie on her newly structured radio show. Pam produced a successful radio show for a National Non-Profit for over three years and over 70,000 listens. Her previous guests were Michael Reagan, Patti Hawn and Daryl McDaniels from RUN DMC just to name a few. Pam also is an author herself of a children's book "Jack and Emma's Adoptee Journey"  Pam is also the President of HEAR- Hoosiers for Equal Access to Records- a non profit that has introduced legislation in Indiana- for adoptee rights.


    Pam's first guest in this series will be Sherrie Eldridge:


    A twice-reunited adoptee, Sherrie Eldridge is a straight-shooting, transparent, and compassionate author, speaker, and trainer in the field of adoption. Her books are research-based, yet woven within are poignant messages pounded out on the anvil of her own adoptee heart.


     This is what makes Eldridge unique! 


    One adoptive parent said she had a beautiful heart because she had the courage to tell him what his daughter might experience.


    Her first book, Twenty Things Adoptive Parents Need to Succeed, is required reading by many adoption agencies and universities. She has also authored six other books. Sherrie helps readers and listeners to understand the adopted child’s perspective on adoption and how to deepen connections between parent and child.


    Sherrie has been married to Bob Eldridge for 49 years. They have 2 married daughters and six grandchildren. For more information: http://SherrieEldridge.com


     


     

  • 00:32

    Had an Abortion? Were You Adopted,Abandoned and Still Hurt? It's Time to Heal

    in Spirituality

    Abortion is not always what it seems! Adoption is a birth conceived soul to soul - and abandonment reveals where you turned away from Source.


    In this 2nd of 3 broadcasts for this month's FREE Conscious Living Series we take the next step in our exploration of these life-changing and life-defining issues - takethe edge off of any patterns you have developed in response to these situations which block you from creating the life you deserve.


    Did you miss the 1st broadcast? Listen now to the Overview 


    To listen - click below!


    Abortion-Adoption-Abandonment? What Does Your Soul Want You To Learn?


    To learn more of Cathryn and her programs visit her website which is www/EFTForYourInnerChild.com - to schedule a FREE 15-minute Assessment call Cathryn directly at 6127107720


    Thank you for your interest in the Edge! Please go to edgemagazine.net to view the latest issue of the Edge. 


    For information on advertising in the Edge please contact Cathy Jacobsen at 763.433.9291. Or via email at Cathy@edgemagazine.net


    For article submission please contact Tim Miejan at 651,578.8969. Or via email at editor@edgemagazine.net


    Or for further information regarding the Edge Talk Radio contact Cathryn at via email at EFTForYourInnerChild@gmail.com

  • 02:02

    THE EXCEPTIONAL CONSERVATIVE SHOW®: ENDING ABORTION IN LIBERTY CITIES

    in Politics

    THEEXCEPTIONALCONSERVATIVESHOW.COM WITH KEN MCCLENTON


    9 PM ET  WHEN WILL "BLACK LIVES" REALLY MATTER.  NOT TO SOCIETY!  WHEN WILL THEY MATTER TO BLACK PEOPLE.  TONIGHT: ENDING ABORTION IN URBAN LIBERTY CITIES.


    10 PM ET  JANIS HALL & THE J-HALL WORLD REPORT


    THE EXCEPTIONAL CONSERVATIVE SHOW®, MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAYS, 9 PM ET TO 11 PM ET, & AN AMERICAN CONSERVATIVE'S EXPLORATION OF THE INSPIRED WORD OF GOD, FRIDAYS AT 7 AM ET


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  • 01:09

    Should You Use an Adoption Consultant, Facilitator, or Attorney

    in Parents

    Adopting a baby in the US can be confusing. Where do you find a child to adopt? How long does it take?  Should you use an adoption consultant, adoption facilitator, or adoption attorney. What is the difference and will is cost more or less and will it be faster? Host Dawn Davenport, Exec. Director of Creating a Family, the national adoption & infertility education and support organization, will interview guests Jim Thompson, an adoption attorney in South Carolina, and fellow of the American Academy of Adoption Attorney; Nicole Witt, with The Adoption Consultancy; and Lisa Sweet, a Licensed California Facilitator with Sweet Beginnings Adoptions. 


    Blog summary of the show and highlights can be found here:


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    More Creating a Family resources on adoption attorneys can be found here.

  • 00:56

    The Joy of Adoption with LeAnn Thieman

    in Moms and Family

    From stories about international orphaned babies, to children who spent years in foster care, to those who were adopted at birth, Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Joy of Adoption, conveys the true joy and unconditional love of adoption. Inspirational stories include those of infertile couples given the gift of parenthood, adopted children who thrive in their new families, and older people given a second chance at family.


    LeAnn Thieman is well known for having participated in the Vietnam Orphan airlift in April 1975, in which thousands of abandoned orphans were rescued, including her own son, who she says chose her.


    Join LeAnn Thieman and me on Tuesday, March 24, 10-11 A.M. CT US, as we discuss the 40th anniversary of Operation Babylift and some of  the 101 fascinating and heartwarming stories about meant-to-be kids joining their forever families.

  • 02:04

    Go Therefore Abortion Message & The State of the Black Church

    in Christianity

    (Hour One) -- Go Therefore Abortion Message by Laura Fairhaven


    In April we held the Go Therefore Evangelism Conference and Laura Fairhaven spoke on abortion ministry. During this first hour of the show we will be listening to this message from the conference.


    Also during this first hour we will listen to a sermon jam or two depending on time as well as talk a bit about this past weekends events at the Kentucky Derby.


    (Hour Two) -- The State of the Black Church with guest co-host Canaan Gonzalez and guest Jemar Tisby


    Join us during the second half of G220 Radio as we take a look at the State of the Black Church. We will be talking about the theology that is prevalent  within the Black Church and much more!

  • 01:55

    Abortion and why it's destructive

    in Podcasting

    Tonight we will be talking about Abortion and how it not only effects the babies life, but also the Mothers.  This is a serious topic that needs to be discussed more.  We will also be playing some of my music and possibly get in some freestyles.  I will be sensitive on this topic.  to hear my music go to soundcloud.com/misundastood1, follow my ig at misundastoodt

  • 01:00

    Can a Christian Support Abortion?

    in Religion

    Join this power packed episode where Chris and Rich pull the velvet off the hammer and discuss the recent news articles regarding abortion worker Callie Chatman, wife of an Alabama Baptist Preacher. Recently Callie Chatman made several comments defending her work at a local abortuary. One of her defense statements: "I feel that we have all sinned." Can this statement justify supporting abortion? 


    The question we pose and will be discussing among other things is this, "Can a Christian Support Abortion?"