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They call it "new baby ministry."
Members of Springhill Baptist Church, Springfield, Mo., have found a way to give more than lip service to the pro-life cause: They have opened their hearts and homes to babies awaiting adoption.
"I flap my mouth against abortion, and even though this is a drop in the bucket, it's something small we can do as a church to stand against abortion and stand for adoption," said Springhill pastor Kenny Qualls.
Qualls is talking about the church's cooperation with Family Therapy of the Ozarks, an organization which began actively processing adoptions around the first of the year. Since the first informational meeting last fall, three Springhill couples have become licensed foster parents through the Division of Family Services, and three bab...