Bringing Kids Home

Hi everyone, I’m Jason Curry President of TBHC Foster Care and Adoption. I am excited about our podcast called Bringing Kids Home. It is a monthly show that helps tell stories of adoption and foster ...more

Latest Episodes


November 21, 2022 00:33:37
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Dignity and Meaning: Amara

Our guest today is Amara Bratcher “Maurie”. She lives in Odessa TX. And serves her church Mission Dorado Baptist Church in Odessa TX, in a multitude of capacities but chiefly working with youth and children! Maurie is serving as a Trustee for TBHC and she volunteers as a Court Appointed Special Advocate better known as CASA. I invited her today to come and share her family's story and talk about the book she wrote "The Bridge that Love Built". Her family has a heritage of adoption. Her parents adopted and now several other siblings have fostered and adopted. Her story is one of tracing God's hand of redemption in the missing pieces of our story. She joins the podcast today because she: “I want to help people with hard adoption stories be able to tell their story with dignity and meaning.” "The Bridge that Love Built" by Amara Bratcher:    Podcast brought to you by Jody Madding of Edward Jones. Find more information at ...



November 19, 2022 00:15:57
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National Adoption Month: Cashlee

Today’s guest is Cashlee Fox, Adoption Supervisor for TBHC. Cashlee has been with TBHC for over 3 years and works to help match children with families, and helps expectant mothers walk through the process as they choose life for their child. She loves traveling abroad doing mission work, and her favorite mission trip was to Nicaragua. She’s visiting with us today, about some lesser-known details of private infant adoption and matched adoptions, and shares some of her favorite memories from her years working in adoption.    Podcast brought to you by Jody Madding of Edward Jones. Find more information at ...



October 25, 2022 00:17:16
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Fierce Competitors of DWTECS: Julie and Doug

Join us today as we talk with Julie Farrar and Doug Barnes.  Julie is the Vice President of the Waxahachie Chamber of Commerce and Doug is our former mayor.  Julie & Doug were fierce competitors in our Dancing with the Ellis County Stars competition this past February, raising nearly $10,000.  Hear all about their journey, their practice sessions, and the relationship they formed with their instructor, Candice Grouse.    Podcast brought to you by ImagiNation Learning Center. Find out more at ...



October 17, 2022 00:42:56
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You are not Alone: Jared and Holly

Our guest today is Jared and Holly Conaway. The Conaway's both grew up in a small town on the east coast of Florida called Mims, close to Titusville home of the Kennedy Space Center. They have lived in Ennis, TX for about 5 years. They have 6 children: 3 are biological and 3 were adopted through TBHC in 2019. When describing their family they said we are loud and silly. Jesus is always at the center of our home. Jared is a sportsman and loves to pass on that passion with his kids. As for Holly if you don’t watch out she may spontaneously break into a dance number. Their story is about what each child in their home has taught them about themselves. When asked why share your story? They said “if anyone can find a glimpse of “I can do this” from our story then why not?”   Podcast brought to you by ImagiNation Learning Center. Find out more at ...



September 26, 2022 00:12:48
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Journey to Winning the DWTECS: Richard & Kara

Today we’re visiting with Pastor Richard Smith and his daughter, Kara Hatchel.  Pastor Richard and Kara were the winners of our Dancing with the Ellis County Stars this past February and are here to tell us about their journey to winning the mirror ball trophy. Pastor Richard’s church, Farley Street Baptist, has a long history with TBHC, and they are passionate about the work that is done here.   Join us as they tell us about their journey together as they practiced, made reels, and raised over $10,000 for TBHC through Dancing with the Ellis County Stars!   Podcast brought to you by ImagiNation Learning Center. Find out more at ...



September 19, 2022 00:35:31
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God's Kindness: Jared

My guest today is Jared Cornut. Jared grew up in Rainbow City, Alabama. For the past 3 years, he has called the DFW area home, serving as the senior pastor of Plymouth Park Baptist Church in Irving TX. He and his wife Kandace have been married 8 years they have 2 children: Andrew a blessing of adoption, and William a blessing of biology. They are once again starting that adoption journey! Jared has won over 20 contests in his life. You can tell being named Armchair Quarterback of the year in 2012 is still a fan favorite! He loves being a pastor! Jared’s story is an example of God’s kindness to him. He joins me today because he believes in TBHC’s ministry and desires to strongly advocate for orphan care.   Podcast brought to you by ImagiNation Learning Center. Find out more at ...