What Happens When a Child Isn’t Sponsored?

When someone stops sponsoring a child, the Unsponsored Children’s fund fills the gap so that children can continue to receive support until a new sponsor is found. For 9-year-old Happy, this fund helped save her life.

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Ministry Insider: Derek Gordon, Called to Serve

As the Complementary Interventions Strategy and Operations Manager, Derek Gordon is one of the people whom God is really using at Compassion through his wisdom, calling and commitment.

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Hope as Wide as the Prairie

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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Pray for Your Sponsored Child: A Heart for Missions

Pray that God would fill your sponsored child with a passion for proclaiming God’s glory and sharing His gospel with their community.

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Pray for Your Sponsored Child: Gratitude

Although they do not have material wealth, pray that your sponsored child would be overflowing with thankfulness to God for the gifts He has given them.

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Pray for Your Sponsored Child: Prayerfulness

God has given sponsored children around the world His ear, that even though they are often voiceless in this world, He cares for their prayers.

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Ministry Insider: Wolfgang Riedner and Qavah

Wolfgang Riedner was born in Nuremberg, Germany, and spent five years as a pastor in southern Germany before he moved to Uganda to teach in Bible colleges. He now serves as Compassion’s Church Partnership Director.

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Pray for Your Sponsored Child: Self-Discipline

Pray that your sponsored child would learn self-discipline and would become prudent, even when surrounded by recklessness.

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Pray for Your Sponsored Child: Passion for God

Pray that your sponsored child would cling to God and develop a passion for Him.

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Pray for Your Sponsored Child: Willingness and Ability to Work

Pray that your sponsored child would attack their school work with eagerness, as doing it for the Lord. Pray that in all their endeavors, they would devote them to the Lord and do it in His strength.

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Pray for Your Sponsored Child: Hope

Pray that your sponsored child would be filled with the hope they have in Christ.

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Pray for Your Sponsored Child: A Servant’s Heart

Pray that your sponsored child would serve others around them with all their heart and that they would learn to put the needs of others before their own.

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