Welcoming children in hard places with the

Love of Christ

Tennessee Baptist Children’s Homes provides Christ-centered, nurturing homes for children in hard places across Tennessee through compassionate on-campus homes and foster families.

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Foster Care

Training and support for Christian foster parents through The George Shinn Foster Care Program, providing foster homes for children across Tennessee

Residential Care

Christian houseparents serving in family-style homes on three campuses across the state, providing safety and biblical guidance so children can thrive

Family Care

Working with churches and other organizations to create a network of local resources, changing the trajectory of families for the better

Resources

2019 Summer @TBCH cover

2019 Summer @TBCH Magazine

2019 Summer @TBCH Magazine

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Staying Connected, Engaged & Relevant

Staying Connected, Engaged and Relevant as a Family By Laurie Gardner It is hard to believe it has been 51 years since Timothy Leary penned the book Turn On, Tune In, Drop Out.  Although his book is a psychedelic trip into your own reality it has surprising parallels to today’s culture.  It is easy to…

2019 Spring TBCH Quarterly cover

2019 Spring @TBCH Magazine

2019 Spring TBCH Quarterly Magazine

Impact Stories

George Shinn Foster Care Program 2018

Monique

Shayla and Selena

It’s not every day I get to witness two happy endings come together in such a beautiful way, but this was one of those days. In November 2017, we had a foster parent appreciation dinner on the Bartlett campus, and two of the children there were Shayla and Selena.   Shayla and Selena had not seen…

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Travis & Amanda

We had been praying for 6 years about becoming foster parents. We were positive that this was a direction God was leading us. Through our jobs in education we have worked with several foster children which only strengthened our desire to eventually become foster parents. I remember looking at training dates several times, but we just…

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Lena’s Legacy

Lena’s Legacy

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Many Hands

There is an old saying, “many hands make light work.” One simple idea proved the wisdom of this saying recently in a special way for the houseparents at the Brentwood campus. As is the case in this ministry, sometimes there is more work to do than there are hands to do it, and so it…

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Faith 2018

 

The Ranch at Millington

Elija

Tiffany

Tiffany became a Christ Follower last year. “When I first came to TBCH, I was not good. I was getting in trouble at school…and I feel like TBCH gave me the power to choose ‘good.’ They were the ones to show me that doing good is not weak. So they gave me the choice to…

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