Couple Shares Their International Adoption In TEDx Talk

Every adoption journey is unique. But, the similarities include miracles, hopes and usually eventual success.

Denalee Chapman April 03, 2017

Why do parents with three children under the age of four decide to adopt? Kim and Dave share their tender, incredible story of love, growth, hope, heartache and adoption. What is it like—feeling “called to adopt”? With about 153 million orphans in the world, Kim and Dave turned to international adoption. “Imagine the possibilities,” said Dave, talking about loving people who can make a difference in the lives of orphans. Every adoption journey is unique. But, the similarities include a multitude of miracles, dashed hopes and usually eventual success. What does an adoption journey do for a relationship? Enjoy this beautiful address by Kim and Dave as they pull you in to view their hearts through their journey.

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Denalee Chapman

Denalee is an adoptive mother, a motivational speaker, a writer, and a lover of life. She and her husband have adventured through the hills and valleys of life to find that the highest highs and the lowest lows are equally fulfilling. Book Denalee to speak to your group, or find Denalee's writings, including her books on her website at

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