In part 1 I told you about the moment I met Ganet, a woman crippled from birth and a single mother after being raped when she was working in the fields. I was moved to compassion and set about arranging for her to have surgery on her legs. We returned two years later to see how […]
This is the amazing story of when I met Ganet during a trip to see the work of Compassion in Ethiopia. Ganet was living in unbelievably shocking circumstances and we decided to reach out to her.
To celebrate our exciting tour with Graham Kendrick and Tony Campolo later this year, we’re giving you the chance to enter our competition to win A PAIR OF TICKETS to one of the nights on their tour, a copy of Tony Campolo’s new book , as well as Graham Kendrick’s CD, ‘Very Best of Graham Kendrick’.
What motivates a man with a fear of heights to jump out of an airplane? The cry of the poor did for Compassion UK’s Senior Partnership Manager, Tim Robertson. He explains what made him do such a loopy thing…!
Do you ever think about the children who don’t yet have a sponsor? Or those who once did, but their sponsor cancelled and they’re waiting for a new one.
Have you ever considered how the Bible speaks of the poor? The biblical view of poverty is very different from that found in government assessments. In fact, there are several terms used in the Bible…
When you think about your childhood, which adult stands out to you? Of course we’ll think of our parents, maybe a grandparent or an aunty or uncle. But who really touched your life in a special way, aside from your close family?
We have produced a series of Compassion wallpapers up until June 2013 for you to download and use on your personal computer.
I am a sucker! I sponsor a bear, a dogs’ home and regularly find myself enticed into another pulled heart-string induced commitment to yet another furry beast cause.
Today we remember the African child. Africa is a continent of breathtaking beauty and life, something, sadly, only a few of its children will ever get to experience. Compassion exists to give African children the hope of a better future.