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Rachel Poulton had always had dreams of having a big family and she was devastated when she was told she wouldn’t be able to conceive children naturally. She and her husband, Nigel, have since adopted children from Bangladesh, Uganda, Thailand and Cambodia – and they have fostered many others, giving them new chances.  God has helped her dreams to come true!

Rachel features as part of the book ‘John Sentamu’s Hope Stories’ published by Darton Longman and Todd (Sept 2014). (ISBN: 978-0-232-53109-1).  Watch a short video of her hope story ‘Families are made in heaven and on earth’ here: