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Life Advocacy

Posted on February 21, 2020

Kim Laube oversees adoption and pregnancy counseling for Iowa, North & Central Illinois, and Eastern Nebraska as well as advocates for life issues with our congregations and in the public square.

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Weathering an Adoption Change of Heart

Posted on November 21, 2019

Adoption is an incredibly beautiful thing in so many ways. When an expectant mother chooses life, so many lives are forever and beautifully changed. Nonetheless, the journey of adoption can also be tough. The wait, the worry, the unknown and the unexpected.

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Barbara’s Story


Posted on June 6, 2019

People ask me if I made the right decision all those years ago. I answer “Yes”.

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Ashley & Brandon’s Adoption Story

Posted on May 23, 2019

After struggling through infertility for 2 1/2 years God put Lutheran Family Service (LFS) heavy on our hearts.

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Should I Use an Adoption Agency or Attorney?

Posted on April 1, 2019
by Kim Laube

Among the many decisions a couple must make when considering adoption, is whether it would be best to hire an adoption attorney or an adoption agency to help make their adoption dreams come true.

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Lutheran Family Service Celebrates Adoption Month by Expanding Services!


Posted on November 7, 2018

Pregnancy Counseling and Adoption Services now offered in Central and Northern Illinois.

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Unexpected Pregnancy – Unsure and Experiencing Doubts


Posted on September 22, 2018

As a birth mother, there are many factors for you to consider, and it is important for you to know that you are not alone throughout those decisions.

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Adoption through the Eyes of a Child, now a Grown Man

Posted on September 17, 2018

Adoption tells the world this child has value. Adoption tells the world we care for this abandoned mother. Adoption tells the world we believe this son deserves to be an heir. Adoption is doing God’s will here on Earth.

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With Adoption, Waiting is Tough

Posted on July 30, 2018

If you are an adoptive couple, waiting for a child to be placed in your home is probably the most difficult part of your journey.

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Life is Beautiful. Adoption is Beautiful.

Posted on February 2, 2018

Excerpt from Iowans for Life blog post: Modern Day Hero. Both Iowans for Life and Lutheran Family Service are founding members of the Iowa Coalition for Pro-Life Leaders working to protect life at all stages. For me, the highlight of the president’s State of the Union address Tuesday was Ryan Holets. Did you hear what […]

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