Welcoming children in hard places with the

Love of Christ

TBCH provides Christ-centered, nurturing homes for children in hard places across Tennessee through compassionate on-campus homes and foster families.

Attention Churches—You can still order your 2020 MDO Materials today by clicking the image below!You can also view and download  our free Mother's Day Offering Media Kit by following this link:

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1du5FlyGLCEklUvA4SQxFuRjI7FZsK9Gf

The Mother’s Day Offering is the single biggest fundraising event of the year for TBCH. This offering normally takes place as people gather in churches, so we are extending the ordering period to accomodate new church schedules.

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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

Homeschooling at Sutton Home at the Ranch

Academics and Pandemics

This is a scary time to be parenting—literally, a time like no other. I have been in touch with a couple of the adoptive families I’ve worked with who now find themselves in the unimaginable position of raising large families and working from home while being cut off their support systems. Several families with four-plus…

2020 @TBCH Spring Magazine

2020 @TBCH Spring Magazine

TBCH 2020 Spring Magazine Web

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Helping Kids Through the “New Normal” of a COVID-19 World

Helping Kids Through the “New Normal” of a COVID-19 World By Laurie Gardner You may have been reading a lot on social media about how to talk to your kids about the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are some things to keep in mind as you parent kids in hard places in this new (and hopefully temporary) normal.…

Impact Stories

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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Laurie

Psalm 127:3-5 Children are a heritage from the LORD, Offspring a reward from him. Like arrows in the hands of a warrior Are children born in one’s youth. Blessed is the man Whose quiver is full of them. They will not be put to shame When they contend with their opponents in court. The Lord…

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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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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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Monique

George Shinn Foster Care Program 2018

Lena’s Legacy

Lena’s Legacy

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Second Chances 2018

Faith 2018