What keeps Juli involved with serving children in poverty? Not an organization, paperwork or activities. It’s children.Continue Reading ›
Receiving a word for the year from the Lord is not a New Year’s resolution. It’s more like a gift from Him.Continue Reading ›
Sponsored children need encouragement from sponsors who believe in their potential to do well. Words of encouragement in a letter can make all the difference.
A trip to Haiti held three surprises for a sponsor-Advocate that will remain in her heart and memory forever.
Traveling with a medical missions team in Haiti, ministry advocate Juli Jarvis expected to have very little involvement with our ministry. She was pleasantly surprised, however, to experience the opposite.
Life sometimes has a way of taking us back to the beginning, back to our roots, to the very thing that motivated us in the first place. One sponsor is going back to Haiti, where her journey with Compassion began.
This past Mother’s Day I got an interesting gift from my daughter, Sarah, and I called to ask what it meant. The number 38 rang a bell for me, but I wasn’t sure what she meant by her note.
When you put a Mentos mint into a bottle of soda it explodes like a volcano, just like an explosive phenomenon taking place all over the country on behalf of children in poverty. In both cases this explosive phenomenon is about multiplication.
What is a child correspondent and why is letter writing so important that correspondents are necessary? Isn’t financial support enough?