Video: Child Adoptee Renames Himself to Redefine Identity

After having one biological child, this couple felt a desire to add to their family. Because they didn’t have very many stipulations, these parents were matched with a darling little boy in foster care.

Their child adoptee, Matthew, wasn’t always Matthew. His parents were only going to change his last name, but Matthew wanted more – he redefined himself by getting a completely new name. He chose the middle name “David” to model himself after David in the Bible. The young man who slew a giant.

There are foster children in every state who are hoping for such a loving family as Matthew has. They are ready to love and be loved.