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A Unique Home Visit

Visiting families living in poverty is not easy. Often I fight back emotion throughout the visit, overcome by the difficult circumstances in which the family is living, then leave with a heavy heart, resigned to the unfairness of their situation. 508 more words

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The Power of a Tiny Blue Finger Print

It all started about five years ago when someone asked me to sponsor a child through Compassion international.  My answer was no.  I really did think I meant no when I said no, but instead of just saying no and forgetting about it, suddenly I felt drawn to… 1,241 more words

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Faraway Friends Finally Meet

After quick hugs and photos, the boys were off and running, making good use of every minute of their short day together.

Logan and Osmar have shared letters through Compassion International for about two and a half years, and they finally met in person last week in Guatemala City. 276 more words

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A Unique and Special Vacation Bible School Experience.

As you may or may not know; Jeff and I are part of the faith community, East Petersburg Mennonite Church, where Jeff is also… 600 more words

Katie McLain

Compassion for Change

I’ve spoken a lot about making changes in this world. Small changes make big impacts. I probably have said that a few times here and there. 650 more words

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Will You Step Into the Boat?

I would like to introduce you to Darlyn.

Darlyn is 8 years old and she is part of a brand new Compassion project in El Salvador named “Casa de Pan” which means “House of Bread.”  I have been advocating for Darlyn for several months in the hopes of helping her connect with a sponsor but so far nobody has sponsored her :( 322 more words

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