The monthly cost of sponsorship requires sacrifices — eating out less often, engaging in recreational activities less frequently, and so on. But we make other, less recognized sacrifices, and they do cost us something.
Blogging from the Boonies is Michelle Wright, grand prize winner of Blog Month! Michelle is a Compassion Advocate, sponsor, blogger, wife, mom and so much more.
Pray that your sponsored child’s faith would be growing more and more each day.
Get to know a little bit more about the Compassion Experience and the Compassion Experience Team!
Praise God that the secret to being content is not being well fed or living in plenty.
Eugene, one of our staff members in Kenya shares the three main reasons why slums develop in Kenya.
I know it may seem a little early, but now is actually the perfect time to get your Christmas gifts and letters in the mail to your sponsored child.
Pray that your sponsored child would learn responsibility and diligence in the Lord.
Anita Charles is a wife, mom, software engineer and advocate for our ministry. What is also amazing about Anita? She is a former sponsored child!
What should our theme song be? What about, “Jesus Loves the Little Children?”
Pray that through the comfort they have received in their troubles, your sponsored child would learn to comfort others.
Pray that your sponsored child would grow in true humility — that they would have a God-given understanding of their identity in Him.
In a world where texting, tweeting and re-tweeting have become all but the norm, four simple words delivered the “old fashioned way” humbled one sponsor: “I still have you.”
What would it be like to live in a house that was at constant risk of being taken from you — not just for a few weeks, but week after week, year after year? Squatters in Ghana, including many sponsored children and their families, deal with this reality daily.
Pray that God would fill your sponsored child with perseverance and that they would set their eyes above on the things that last.
While their sponsored children may not be physically here with them, they have already taken root in the hearts and home of the Cone family.
If people are a nation’s greatest resource, why are so many countries in Africa poor yet the birthrate in Africa the highest in the world?
What’s your life verse and why is it meaningful to you?
Pray that your sponsored child would reject the lie that joy comes from worldly success or our circumstances.
How can anyone not like cute baby pictures? Especially when babies are such great reminders of what’s most important in life.
Jeyson is a 15-year-old living in Ecuador. He’d like to share what a day in his life looks like.
Pray that your sponsored child would love peace and reject useless quarreling. Pray that they would become peace makers in their community.
Meeting Joel gave EJ a clear picture into the ways that Jesus’ followers need to work together to care for each other.
Wess Stafford knew he was called to be the bridge between two worlds who need each other. In this webcast, Wess calls himself, “one focused dude” and continues to give everything to his calling to release children from poverty.