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Church Partner Celebrates Gods Goodness after Typhoon Haiyan

Story and Photos by Edwin Estioko, Field Communications Specialist 17 November, 2013 – Banga Gospel Church holds its first worship service after Typhoon Haiyan ravaged the central islands of the Philippines. A gasoline-powered generator lights up the church for the first time after the entire province sunk into darkness from the typhoon. “We are here […]

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The Typhoon wrecked his home completely.

By Edwin Estioko, PH Field Communications Specialist The city of Bogo was hit by Typhoon Haiyan on November 8, perhaps as badly as Tacloban and other provinces in Leyte and Eastern Samar. Compassion in the Philippines recently delivered the first round of relief goods to Christian and the other 148 children in Bogo and their […]

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Chaiyapoom Pasae raises his hand up in class

A typical day at a Compassion project

By Alex Parsons Two girls laugh as they walk together through the project gates, quickly followed by a small group of boys.  It’s Saturday morning and you can see the excitement on the faces of the children as they meet up with friends.  After greeting one another, the children divide into different age groups and […]

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Visiting Kelvin

Written by Sue Hooper Kelvin, the eight year old Kenyan boy we had sponsored for three and a half years, sat on the lap of his project director and pointed to his house as our car came to a halt. (more…)

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