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From U.S. Senator Tim Scott’s website: Charleston, SC—U.S. Senator Tim Scott will honor South Carolina native Dan Cruver as a 2014 Angel in Adoption at the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institutes’s 2014 Ceremony for the tremendous work he has done in helping to mobilize churches for the care of vulnerable and orphaned children. Dan Cruver, […]

Videos to Watch Today, Orphan Sunday

by Dan Cruver Published Nov 6, 2011

As all of you know, today is Orphan Sunday. Below is a link to a written prayer by Scotty Smith called “A Prayer about the Orphan in Me on ‘Orphan Sunday’” and several videos that you may wish to watch as Orphan Sunday comes to a close. Scotty Smith’s prayer: A Prayer about the Orphan […]

This is one of the videos that was created specifically for our national conference in Phoenix. It is a compelling and powerful story about the Gospel at work in Stewart family’s adoption journey (Michael Stewart is the Founder/Director of Verge Network & Conference and Pastor of Missional Communities at Austin Stone). Video was created by […]

This is one of the videos we showed at our October 21-22 conference in Phoenix. Video was created by Eric Lee (Lead Designer at Squeegee Creative Consulting) and Phillip Glickman ( Both Eric and Phillip traveled with us to Haiti.

[See below to learn about this house conference interview] In the third part of our first house conference, I had the opportunity to interview Craig Juntunen about his global initiative (Both Ends Burning) to transform the international adoption process. Craig is a former professional quarterback whose life took an unexpected turn as a result of […]

Watch the video and then read the explanation that follows it. When Jason Weber and I went to Haiti this past April, we did not expect to have an opportunity to share the gospel with an adult. To be transparent, it wasn’t even really on my radar. Our focus for the trip was to come […]

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My friend Scott Vair heads back to Haiti today to meet with World Orphans‘ 10 Haitian church partners. Please pray for him. The video below is from the trip I made with Scott to Haiti this past April 18-22. In it, you’ll see the powerful example of a servant’s heart as a Haitian pastor served […]

Below are more pictures from my April 18-22 trip with HORT. These pictures alone provide insight into my statement that “you don’t visit Haiti. Haiti visits you” (Part 1). If you’re game, I’d love to hear in the comment section what you think I mean by that statement. If you think your church might be […]

You Don’t Visit Haiti. Haiti Visits You.

by Dan Cruver Published Apr 23, 2010

I arrived home from Haiti at 1:30am this morning. Below are some of the orphans I had the honor of meeting. One of the major things I learned on this HORT trip is that you don’t visit Haiti. Haiti visits you.

A Boy in Haiti and His Trust in God

by Dan Cruver Published Apr 12, 2010

Rood Awakening (Part One) – Haiti Video Blog #10 from World Orphans on Vimeo.

Haitian Tent Cities During the Rainy Season

by Dan Cruver Published Apr 12, 2010

Haiti Orphan Relief Team: Would you like to live here as the rains and winds and sewage come? Inside the Tents – Haiti Video Blog #9 from World Orphans on Vimeo.

Haiti Orphan Relief Team: Video Blog #1

by Dan Cruver Published Mar 8, 2010

As many of you know, Together for Adoption is working closely with the Haiti Orphan Relief Team (HORT). HORT is a cooperative effort of disaster response experts and U.S. based ministries that have unified to respond to the orphan crisis in Haiti. The following was posted on the HORT blog earlier today: While the initial Haiti […]

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