I encountered this boy as I visited a project in Haiti.
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Before the day I met my sponsored child Mihret, I knew little about her circumstances and I was unsure what to expect. We had only exchanged a few letters and after witnessing the reality of poverty in Ethiopia, I dreaded facing the possibility that her story might be the same as so many of the other children we had met in Addis Ababa – one of abandonment, hunger, disease and hopelessness.
Last week I had the privilege of visiting Haiti to see the work that local churches are doing with the help of Compassion. Today we start a series looking at some of the images I captured and the experiences that I had. …Read more