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As children, we are seeds

Every day, through the local church and sponsors, Compassion is changing the lives of children living in poverty. One formerly sponsored child, Ginsely, speaks about how her life was changed by her sponsor. She says “As children, we are seeds. It takes just one person to plant us in the right earth and feed us with letters and […]

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Right here, Write now

Writing letters to my sponsored child is always on my to-do list. As I rush through my busy life bouncing from one appointment to the next, I think to myself I really need to write. But the day comes to an end and as I slip into sleep I promise myself that tomorrow, I will definitely […]

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Safeguarding Children: Home & Away

For many years the Christian church in the UK and around the world has been under the media spotlight for what seems like a never-ending number of cases where they have failed to protect the children in their midst. Although certain sections of the church have received more attention than others, it is fair to […]

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Compassion child sponsorship works

Images of global poverty make us long for a stop to the injustice of it. When considering how we can best serve the poor it can be easy to feel disillusioned with where to begin tackling such an immense problem. New findings from research into the effectiveness of Compassion child sponsorship an are independent, statistical […]

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