In Episode 98, you will hear from Dr. Jephat Chifamba, talking with Phil about:

  • His three passions in life: ministering to children, making sure orphans are cared for properly and teaching others to care for orphans well.
  • The evolution of his mindset from institutional/residential care to family-based care with the help of a determined fellow practitioner.
  • Partnering with and working through churches as the solution to the orphan crisis in Zimbabwe.
  • Educating Pastors and congregations to adopt, foster, and care for orphans to eventually end the need for orphanages.
  • Supporting social workers to influence government adoption policy
  • How he uses the TO podcast to address the specific needs and questions of his friends, coworkers and peers.

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