Ask the Field: Bangladesh and Mexico

Remember Kamrul, the cycle van driver from Bangladesh you helped buy a cycle van for? Well, David Adhikary is the fine field communication specialist in Bangladesh who reported that story for us. That was one of his first assignments — he just started […]

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Wess Stafford Goes to Washington

This is the story of how our beloved president, Wess Stafford, traveled to Washington D.C., rubbed shoulders with the mighty and powerful and still managed to return home the same humble man that we adore.

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Compassion Haiti’s 40th Anniversary

Compassion started its ministry in Haiti in 1968. At that time, we worked directly through the missionaries established in the country while maintaining no country office or local staff. But through the years, our structure has changed as more and more children have been registered in our programs.

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Busy Bee…*bzzz*

Setting: Sitting in the arms of the big Jesus statue in the Compassion foyer. Eyes closed. I’m so tired. Last week was quite the whirlwind. But oh the productivity! Let me just tell you, we’re moving forward! As you may remember, after delivering […]

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Friends of Compassion

Hello friends! Glad you’re here. I haven’t met all of ya yet, but I do knows a lot of ya. If you’re new to our blog, please leave a comment, I’d consider it a privilege to make your acquaintance. So that you feel welcome, let […]

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Redemption Needed

Remember when I told you about my new job? I’ve been doing it for several months now and so I feel like I’ve gotten a pretty good grip on things. Well … as good a grip as one can have on a job that depends entirely on world events. And oh my […]

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One Million Dollars

If I had one million dollars to use in the fight against poverty, I’d . . .

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Mexico Sponsor Tour Videos

In honor of the one month anniversary of my visit to the King’s Children Ambassadors Student Center (ME-730) and the Jesus’ Friends Student Center (ME-737), I finally have some video for you. I wouldn’t call the cinematography enthralling. […]

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Promote Our Blog Widgets

Uh, yeah. Hi. How ya doing? Umm…oh, this is so hard. It’s kind of embarrassing. We have a friend, who has a blog and all, and we were wondering…uh, he was wondering if you’d be interested and willing to promote our his blog on […]

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Blog Trip to the Dominican Republic

The Compassion Bloggers are at it again. Uganda last February. The Dominican Republic this November. Here’s who’s going. Go ahead and get familiar. Jennifer Donovan – 5 Minutes for Mom Mary Ostyn – Owlhaven.net Tim Challies – […]

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