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How Letter-Writing Can Change The World

Did you know that letter-writing is still a thing?

That people still take the time and effort to put words on paper, hand-written words, and mail them to friends and loved ones? 452 more words

Compassion Wednesday

Google, goats and guerilla marketing, NGO-style

Well, this is odd.

Above, a Google search for “donate goat Oxfam” is topped by ads for the World Wildlife Fund and the ASPCA.

Below, a Google search for “Oxfam goats” turns up ads for two other charities, Compassion International and Outreach International. 976 more words


Interview With Lucas Lockwood From "Beneath The Mistletoe" (@Lucas_Lockwood)

We recently had the chance to chat with the magnificent Lucas Lockwood about getting his start in the entertainment industry, working on “Puberty”, goals for 2018, and more! 762 more words

Our Decision To Go

When we first heard about the mission trip to Bolivia, we both REALLY wanted to go.  We have come to love and cherish our little girl we have been sponsoring, writing to and praying for.  293 more words


Compassion App

I just installed the Compassion app on the new iPad I received for Christmas. I love it! It’s going to be so much easier to keep up with correspondence. Happy New Year!


Sponsoring Children

Where Does $100 to Compassion International Go?

Compassion International, Inc. (CI) is a Colorado Springs, Colorado based 501 (c) (3) engaged in Christian ministry to “release children from their economic, social, physical, and spiritual poverty.”  With 1,181 employees, CI is one of the largest US charities (although the organization primarily operates internationally) raising $800 million annually and spending most funds on grants to foreign organizations or individuals. 815 more words


Sponsoring a Child

A few months ago I was blessed and fortunate enough to begin sponsoring a child through my local church and Compassion. Although it hasn’t been long, it’s been a very rewarding experience for me. 235 more words