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Highlights from the Nicaragua Blog Trip

Posted By Brianne McKoy On June 22, 2013 @ 12:53 am In Country Trips | No Comments

nicaragua blog I think you must be excited it’s the weekend. I bet you’d love to get your weekend started with full hearts.

I’d love to help you along with those full hearts. And so I present to you some of my favorite posts from our Nicaragua Trip Bloggers [3] thus far.

You probably already have your coffee in hand. So settle in and enjoy.

A Good Place to Start

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“Hope is the thing with feathers, That perches in the soul, And sings the tune without the words, And never stops at all.”

Keep Reading. [4]

Me-ism Never Satisfies

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“I don’t want to live a life of me-ism and I don’t want that for my kids. I was taught from the time I was old enough to learn by seeing my mother’s actions, by hearing her words, that you do something to help others, no matter how bad things are for you.”

Keep reading. [5]

Thing Are Changing

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“We believe that Jesus’ word changes people and it is powerful,” said the pastor of the church that works hand-in-hand with Compassion’s center NI-186. I shook my head in agreement with him and almost let out a loud “AMEN!” For I know that God’s word IS powerful, and it has changed me.”

Keep reading. [6]

Marcos’ Story – The Impact of Compassion on a Child

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“I wonder what would have happened to Marcos without the commitment of his grandmother, or the hope of being sponsored? I would guess that he most likely would have become an orphan. Then that would be a whole other story.”

Keep reading. [7]

Didn’t get enough? Read more posts on the Nicaragua Blog Trip page [8]!


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[3] Nicaragua Trip Bloggers: http://compassionbloggers.com/trips/nicaragua-2013/

[4] Keep Reading.: http://www.lifeingraceblog.com/2013/06/a-good-place-to-start-nicaragua-day-1/

[5] Keep reading.: http://www.southernplate.com/2013/06/nicaragua-me-ism-never-satisfies.html

[6] Keep reading.: http://www.beneathmyheart.net/2013/06/things-are-changing-_-nicaragua-day-two/

[7] Keep reading.: http://faithfulprovisions.com/2013/06/18/marcos-story-the-impact-of-compassion-on-a-child/

[8] Nicaragua Blog Trip page: http://compassionbloggers.com/trips/nicaragua-2013/

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[10] Compassion Bloggers are Going to Nicaragua: http://blog.compassion.com/compassion-bloggers-are-going-to-nicaragua/

[11] The Cost of Being a Sponsor: http://blog.compassion.com/the-cost-of-being-a-sponsor/

[12] On Being a Sponsor. And Passing Through the Fire.: http://blog.compassion.com/test-of-fire-on-being-a-sponsor-and-passing-through-the-fire/

[13] Nicaragua at a Glance: http://blog.compassion.com/nicaragua-facts-nicaragua-at-a-glance/

[14] Letting Go of the Right Dream: http://blog.compassion.com/letting-go/

[15] How You Can Follow Along on a Blog Trip and Introducing a Contest: http://blog.compassion.com/how-you-can-follow-along-on-a-blog-trip-and-introducing-a-contest/

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