Looking for some hope in the world? Young people are doing remarkable things. And they're transforming poverty for good.
Looking for some hope in the world Young people are doing remarkable

Looking up to Young People in the World

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Marilyn Ritchey
The reality faced by these families in Ethiopia is beyond anything we could ever imagine.
The reality faced by these families in Ethiopia is beyond anything we could ever imagine

The Landslide in Ethiopia That Will Never Be Forgotten

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Paul Laville
Lisa Billingham
Karen Musclow
With only an elementary education, Suwondo longed to see his daughter get more schooling than he had so she could have more opportunities as an adult.
With only an elementary education Suwondo longed to see his daughter get

Now They're Writing a New Song

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How are you praying for the child or teen you sponsor?
How are you praying for the child or teen you sponsor

I Thank My God Every Time I Remember You

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Marie G Blackstock
Rita Aritonang
Kimberly Beauchamp Whalen
Dear Mom,

I love you. Happy Mother's Day.

- Me
Dear Mom

I love you Happy Mothers Day

 Me
Juan C Garcia L
Sherrick Derrick
Kanna Appu
Psst ... hey MOM! We think you're pretty cool. Happy Mother's Day!
Psst hey MOM We think you're pretty cool Happy Mother's Day
"The best part of being a mother is being able to take care of a child. The way they love you and show love to you—and the way you love and show love to them. That’s what I like most." - Adankanou Hougdenkou, proud (and totally awesome) mama from Togo

Without a mother’s love, where would we be? It makes all the difference as the years go by! Which woman has made you who you are today?
The best part of being a mother is being able to take
Sharon Joyner
K.c. Anderson
Marilou Kuipers
"I’m 25-years-old and Queen is three-years-old. My child has good health, she’s happy and she likes playing with dolls and arranging puzzle pieces. I didn’t have a difficult pregnancy; I had lots of support. At the Compassion project I get to meet with other mothers and we learn to sew and tailor and improve our cookery skills." - Caree

This mom from Tanzania deserves flowers! She is...
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Im 25yearsold and Queen is threeyearsold My child has good health shes
Israel Tesfaye
Anita Green
Carol Moravitz Wilson
Karunia’s attitude and personality make her uniqueness shine. Though she is physically different from other children, she knows she is beautiful.
Karunias attitude and personality make her uniqueness shine Though she is physically

I Am Beautiful Like My Mother

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Kathy Stowik
Caitlyn Kilburn
Maria Altagracia Valdez Aquino
Sometimes the women who raise us step up into that role! That’s how it was for Dope with little Mawupemo in Togo.

“She is the granddaughter of my older sister. Her mother and her grandmother both died. She had no one, so I took her in and named her Mawupemo, which means God’s way," Dope says.

We think that she is doing a great job!
Sometimes the women who raise us step up into that role Thats
Angie Slaton
Cynthia Ruby
Anita Green
Mothers are simply wonderful! And so, in the days leading up to Mother’s Day, we want to highlight some incredible women who are full of unconditional love and help make their kids who they are!

Houtagni Zinnhoé is a nurturing mama! Her daughter, Akofa, sits next to her, sporting the same great fashion sense. Zinnhoé says, “Compassion did really wonderful things for me, by taking my child...
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Mothers are simply wonderful And so in the days leading up to
Martha Manner Acton
Mimi Giorgini
Maria Altagracia Valdez Aquino
Mandy Arioto, President of MOPS International, wrote a letter to her kids about the future of the world and why she's looking forward in hope. ✉
Mandy Arioto President of MOPS International wrote a letter to her kids

You Make Me Hopeful for the Future of the World

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Nancy Varn Gill
Caitlyn Kilburn
Kimberly Ann Rice Mendoza
Erickson Jean Francois stands in front of his family’s temporary shelter, which Compassion provided after the devastating earthquake in Haiti in 2010. With his local church’s constant support, Erickson’s life has improved greatly since this photo was taken. He’s now 16 and lives with his family in a permanent home! ⛪
Erickson Jean Francois stands in front of his familys temporary shelter which
Caitlyn Kilburn
Sue Elmy
Jeremiah Oburah
Thank you so much to everyone who hosted a #CompassionSunday event! Because thousands of you spoke up on behalf of children in poverty, thousands of children are now connected to caring sponsors.

Didn’t get a chance to host your event? Don’t worry, you can do it anytime!

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Thank you so much to everyone who hosted a CompassionSunday event Because
Brittney Aoia
Valerie Alvarez Eskue
Mary Van Slyke
Today is Compassion Sunday! We’re so excited for the events happening in churches all over the country. If you’re hosting an event, tell everyone how it’s going with the hashtag #CompassionSunday!
Today is Compassion Sunday Were so excited for the events happening in
Kerry O'Briant-Buck
Phil Funkhouser
Brenda Hayn
Today at all LifeWay Christian Stores across the country from 10am – 2pm, mothers and families can come together to support other moms around the world.

The event is free and there will be giveaways, snacks and the opportunity to send words of encouragement to moms and kids in countries where we serve. You will also be able to sponsor a child while there!
Today at all LifeWay Christian Stores across the country from 10am 2pm
Jill Johnson
Jenny Holberg
Jenny Bunn Adams
Okay .. so we keep losing count. How many times does Fredy from Indonesia hit this consecutively? Is it 26 times? Or 27?

We don't have that many fingers and toes to count that high.
Also, that sunset!!
Maria Altagracia Valdez Aquino
Hannah Lavoie
Sometimes we just need to fall to our knees and pray. To come to God and cast our burdens. He will never give up on us. And He will never stop loving us.

Today as we observe National Day of Prayer, how can we pray for you?
Sometimes we just need to fall to our knees and pray To
Susan Murphy
Angie Slaton
Arituha Xavier
“Prayer is simply a two-way conversation between you and God.” - Billy Graham

This National Day of Prayer, our prayer is that God’s children will be released from poverty. We hope that you will join us in praying for kids and families around the world. A 30-day prayer guide is provided for you to follow.

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“Prayer is simply a twoway conversation between you and God” Billy Graham
Marilena Silva Pinto
Assunta Magnolia
Mathias Riofrio