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Miriam’s Heart is not just an adoption ministry.  We began out of the example of a small church located in a rural area in New Jersey. This church had what we like to call, ‘a culture of adoption’. This radical ‘culture’ within this small church facilitated the adoptions & fostering of nearly 100 children!

This caused Miriam’s Heart founders, Jim & Elizabeth Occhipinti to seek God’s heart for the church and His vision that we take action on behalf of the fatherless.  They asked themselves, “why do some churches just seem to get this and others do not?’ Out of wrestling with God about this, they developed Miriam’s Heart. READ MORE