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Sponsorship in Six Words

Posted By Web Team On February 25, 2009 @ 7:42 am In Sponsors and Donors | 332 Comments

in-six-words It’s said that Ernest Hemingway once wrote a story in just six words.

For sale: baby shoes, never worn.

And called it his best work.

In the spirit of Hemingway’s brevity, and maybe with little help from the Holy Spirit, can you sum up your sponsorship experience in six words?

Here’s what we came up with.

Thought I gave. But I received. – Tim Glenn [3]

Now poverty isn’t just a word. – Becky Tshamler [4]

Random pick doesn’t seem random anymore. – Chris Giovagnoni [5]

Black smiling eyes. World beyond myself. – Amber Van Schooneveld [6]

They focus up. I’m distracted down. – Meredith Dunn [7]

My child shows me Him. – Brianne Mullins [8]

Abundant life for kids in poverty. – David Dahlin [9]


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[3] Tim Glenn: http://blog.compassion.com/author/timglenn/

[4] Becky Tshamler: http://blog.compassion.com/author/beckytschamler/

[5] Chris Giovagnoni: http://blog.compassion.com/author/chrisgiovagnoni/

[6] Amber Van Schooneveld: http://blog.compassion.com/author/ambervanschooneveld/

[7] Meredith Dunn: http://blog.compassion.com/author/meredithdunn/

[8] Brianne Mullins: http://blog.compassion.com/author/briannemullins/

[9] David Dahlin: http://blog.compassion.com/author/daviddahlin/

[10] Image: http://blog.compassion.com/the-spiritual-discipline-of-one-word/

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[14] Image: http://blog.compassion.com/whats-your-word-of-the-year-for-2013/

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