Epilepsy Is Not a Curse From the Gods

Gertrude* has epilepsy. Her family initially rejoiced when she was born, but that soon changed. Three months after her birth, Gertrude started having epileptic seizures. When her family realized her condition, they abandoned her and her mother because […]

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Ministry Insider: Jeff Arnold, the Man Behind the Camera

Jeff Arnold is the eyes and ears for sponsors through video and photography. He travels to each country we work in to get stories of sponsored children.

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Rwandan Genocide: 15 Years Later

In 1994 I was 16. I was in the midst of my self-absorbed teenage years – a time in my life when nothing seemed as important as what kind of clothes I was wearing, and my daily mood was dictated by whether my current crush had said “Hi” […]

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A Picture of Poverty

I recently got back from India where I was with a team of people interviewing children and their families so we can share their stories and photos with you – Compassion sponsors. At almost every home we visited, the families were so excited to […]

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