Life in Haiti After the Earthquake: Carrying On

Received from Scott Todd, our Senior Ministry Advisor, who is leading our medical team in Port-au-Prince. I’m in my tent. Too tired to go up to the place where I can connect to Internet on the sloping desk and wobbly chair in the parking lot – […]

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Life in Haiti After the Earthquake: Living by Faith

Received from Scott Todd, our Senior Ministry Advisor, who is leading our medical team in Port-au-Prince. Back at my sloping desk in the parking lot with my chair tottering over the pothole. In some ways today (Jan. 28) was the most exhausting. Mainly […]

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Life in Haiti After the Earthquake

Received from Scott Todd, our Senior Ministry Advisor, who is leading our medical team in Port-au-Prince. Last night’s (Jan. 25) arrival – in the dark, no lights in the airport, Humvees and Marines roaring around, bags thrown on the tarmac, […]

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My Best Day in Ministry: A Changed Perspective

Haley Birdyshaw, a supervisor in our contact center, took a group of employees on an exposure trip to Guatemala. The trip was a life-changing experience.

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Risks Remain Large for Kenyan Children

While the East African nation of Kenya does not grab as many headlines as its less stable neighbors to the west, disease, malnourishment and violence are leaving a mark on this generation of Kenyan children. About 500,000 Kenyan children are missing […]

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Looking Past Haiti’s Short-Term Needs

“First, I ask God to forgive me for my sins.” That’s the answer 12-year old Robinson gave me when I asked him what he’s praying for this week. It might sound like a sweet prayer from a 12-year old, until you realize that Robinson is living with […]

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It’s Not Natural

It’s not natural. It’s not even remotely right. No mother should have to bury her child. But Melicia is begging for the chance to do just that. Her family was at home when the earthquake hit Port-au-Prince. In a panic, she gathered her children […]

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Listen to Haiti Update Conference Call With Wess Stafford

This morning, Compassion President Wess Stafford interviewed Edouard Lassegue, Vice President of the Central America and Caribbean Region, who spoke by cell phone from Haiti about the situation on the ground and our efforts to minister to the Haitian […]

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Earthquake Pictures From Haiti

UPDATE: Jan. 30, 2010 – The first eight photos are new. Earthquake pictures from Haiti taken by our staff and contractors. As we receive more pictures, we will upload them to our Haiti Earthquake set on Flickr, which automatically updates this […]

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It’s Time to Start Over in Haiti

UPDATED: Jan. 22, 2010 – Listen to Tim interviewed by Rodney Olsen on Australia’s 98.5 Sonshine FM. You can see the photos and video footage on your television or computer, but they don’t do the devastation in Haiti justice. Building […]

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