CHELSEA PATTERSON SOBOLIK lives and works in Washington, DC where she spends her days working on adoption and foster care policy for the U.S. House of Representatives. Her passion for adoption stems from her personal story of being adopted as a newborn from Bucharest, Romania. After growing up in North Carolina with five adopted siblings, Chelsea attended Liberty University. She has written for The Gospel Coalition, 9 Marks, the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission, and the Patheos Evangelical channel, on a wide variety of issues including culture, current events, and Christian living. When she is not working or writing, she enjoys reading, drinking coffee, and spending time with friends and family.