Author Archive | Joe


Run Emilda!

I have been really inspired by the Paralympics. Some of the background stories of these incredible athletes are testimonies of amazing courage and willpower. It’s possible to make comparisons to the children we serve who are born into poverty and struggle to break free from the chains that hold them down. Emilda’s story is no exception… (more…)

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Paul and Christine Perkin – Why We Love Compassion!

Paul and Christine are the leaders of St Mark’s Battersea Rise in South London. Their congregation have partnered with Compassion for a number of years now, supporting projects in India, Ghana and Kenya. In this video they tell us why they continue to partner with us to see so many children released from poverty in Jesus’ […]

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Attilá’s Final Letter

We’ve already seen the moment when Attilá met his sponsors of 14 years. (Click here to watch it again.) Here’s his final letter to them at the end of the sponsorship programme when he thought that it may just be the last farewell to his lifelong friends. Little did he know…! (more…)

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12 Leadership Principles For LDP Students

Compassion’s Leadership Development Programme is all about equipping young, talented individuals to be the leaders of tomorrow. One way in which we go about achieving this is to outline 12 principles that make up a godly leader.  We asked a current LDP student, Ireen from Kenya, what these principles were… (more…)

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How Can You Pray For Compassion?

Everything Compassion does it underpinned by prayer. We pray for our work in the UK, our partner fundraising countries and of course the children and staff in the countries we work in. We believe that prayer moves the Hand that moves the world and we also believe that you can never have too much of it, […]

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