Mosaic Minstry - Resources in the Carmel Media Center

The Mosaic Ministry has put together a collection of adoption and foster care resources for Mosaic families to use, free of charge. The books and CD’s may be checked out through Carmel's Media Center. They will also be available at all Mosaic events. To search for any of these resources, click HERE. Once on the Media Center page:

  • Click on the "media center catalog" link
  • Enter "Mosaic," "adoption," or "adoption resources" into the search field
  • Click keyword to access resource information

We hope this will be a help to families as they seek out information. Many of these books are recommended or required reading for the adoption or foster care process.


Books available include:

  • Adopted Teens Only
  • Adopting the Older Child
  • Anatomy of the Soul
  • Beneath the Mask
  • Children of Open Adoption
  • A Child’s Journey Through Placement
  • The Connected Child
  • Dear Birthmother
  • I’m Chocolate, You’re Vanilla
  • Maybe Days
  • The Middle Mom
  • A Mother for Choco
  • Murphy’s Three Homes
  • Nurturing Adoptions
  • The Open Adoption Experience
  • The Out-of-Sync Child
  • The Out-of-Sync Child Has Fun
  • Out of the Shadows
  • Parenting Adopted Adolescents
  • “Parenting is Your Highest Calling” (and other myths)
  • Parenting the Hurt Child
  • Real Parents, Real Children
  • The Spirit of Open Adoption
  • Star of the Week
  • Successful Adoption
  • Tell Me Again About the Night I Was Born
  • Telling the Truth to Your Adopted or Foster Child
  • Thriving as an Adoptive Family
  • Twenty Things Adopted Kids Wish Their Adoptive Parents Knew
  • The Whole Life Adoption Book
  • W.I.S.E. Up Handbook