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serve-god

We are serving the Messiah, the Son of the living God. That’s who we are; we are one by this undeniable truth.

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Our pioneer ancestors scraped and sacrificed and barely got by, in many ways living a similar lifestyle to what millions of subsistence farmers still lead around the world.

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Each task, every step, each contribution, every role — we are all Compassion! All we are and all we give make a huge difference in how people’s lives are impacted by our common work.

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the wise men

The wise men in the nativity came to honor the God-child. You, our sponsors are modern “wise men” who come to honor the God-image in each child.

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Dec 24 2012

He Became Poor

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Dignity is still so important, even in such dire conditions.

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At age 2, Claudio was an orphan, desperate for love and daily care yet without food, electricity, or hope.

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Many children are lost every single day. But, no parent should have to face the nightmare of losing a child simply because they can’t afford help.

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Together let us strive to spread the Good News so that more children know they have a special calling and destiny—to be saved, to be kings and priests!

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There is something special about giving a gift to a child who rarely receives gifts. Most families in developing countries don’t have the extra funds to buy gifts like bubbles and Dora dolls.

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Dec 19 2012

God Cares

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The home of Jorge and Richard wasn’t safe. Their father, in particular, was very abusive, and the cigarette burn marks on the faces of the boys were the horrific evidence of that.

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Dec 18 2012

The Lord’s Favor

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The soft rays of the early morning sun slowly began to break through the haze and shone on the faces of the two on the stone bench. Tears were running down the face of the man as he held the boy close to him.

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Dec 17 2012

It Is Possible!

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Leaders of integrity, honesty, wisdom, courage, and deep faith are rising up and taking their place. Now more than ever, our world needs them to step out of the shadows of obscurity.

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Tears poured down Cesar’s face. He was ready to give up. You could feel it in every fiber of his being.

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Dec 13 2012

Just in Time

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We are a team focused on one goal: to release children from poverty in Jesus’ name. Let us therefore unite in spirit and purpose to accomplish this goal.

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Among the 200 children at the new child development center, 33 had obvious signs of severe malnutrition. Some even had difficulty standing for their sponsorship photo.

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about-jesus

Nothing makes sense, everything is pointless, if it is not all about Jesus.

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simple-love

Jesus came in simple form: a baby, born into a poor family, in a stable, without all the bells and whistles. He ministered in the same way, befriending the unlovely and telling stories people could understand.

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Dec 7 2012

Relishing Rest

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Let’s take God’s example of rest seriously by setting aside time to relax physically and renew ourselves emotionally and spiritually.

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Jesus gave priority to people. By helping them in different ways, He served them and made them His priority.

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Dec 5 2012

Placed in His Hands

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We join this story as the apostles return after Jesus had sent them out. They were eager to tell their rabbi about “all they had done and taught,” but “many people” made conversation impossible.

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Dec 4 2012

Holding Joy

Rwandan baby girl enrolled in our Child Survival Program

Her rich dark skin was perfect. Her smile made me forget all my worries. If I concentrate hard enough, I still hear her infectious laugh invade my senses.
This little Rwandan child, only 3 years old, changed me profoundly. Her name was Arianne.
There is one in every country, every place you visit. One…

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Sujith-Siri-Kumara

As the country director, Sujitha Siri Kumara dialogues with pregnant and new mothers from our Child Survival Program. With his experience of sleepless nights with twin babies, he is able to identify with their struggles.

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Nov 30 2012

A Very Large Plank

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Corrupt regimes oppress their citizens, slave traders, pimps and global corporations. Outrageous. Maddening. Deeply sad. But what corruption lives on in our own hearts?

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in jesus name

The one thing that has kept this ministry on the right track for more than 55 years is more than just our holistic approach to releasing children from poverty. It is the three little words—“In Jesus’ name”—that make the difference.

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Genuine relationship with God is more important than any of our leadership skills or theological training.

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