Speakers By Topic

Speakers By Topic
Cecilia Anyango Nyamwandha

Topics: Child Advocacy, Compassion Alumni, Formerly Sponsored Children, Poverty

Compassion Alumni from: Kenya

Cecilia declares that her story is one of “hope, courage, and the knowledge that it’s not over until God says it’s over.”

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David Burke

Topics: Author, Evangelism and Discipleship, Leadership, Men, Poverty, Youth and Young Adults

The Youth Ministry Audit - equipping youth workers with innovative ideas.

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Jean Clement Chery

Topics: Child Advocacy, Compassion Alumni, Formerly Sponsored Children, Poverty

Compassion Alumni from: Haiti

"...thanks to what Compassion did for me, my wife and I have been able to build and open a primary school in a remote village of Haiti in order to give about 200 kids in this village access to a quality education at no charge to them..."

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Raf Fazon-Pabunag

Topics: Child Advocacy, Christian Ministry, Compassion Alumni, Formerly Sponsored Children, Poverty

Compassion Alumni from: Philippines

Raf is gifted at stirring potential, building capacity, and leading strategic development plans for both individuals and organizations.

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Owen Githanga

Topics: Child Advocacy, Compassion Alumni, Formerly Sponsored Children, Poverty

Compassion Alumni from: Kenya

Owen speaks to congregations, college students, and youth groups about the challenges facing children growing up in poverty and the strategic ways each person can make an impact.

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Shaun Groves

Topics: Campus Ministry, Child Advocacy, Evangelism and Discipleship, Poverty, World Health Issues

Musician — Songwriter of the Year — delivering profound theological truths through lyrical metaphors.

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Dario Guerrero

Topics: Child Advocacy, Compassion Alumni, Formerly Sponsored Children, Poverty

Compassion Alumni from: Ecuador

Dario shares his story in a way that shines a light on the effects of poverty on children and the strategic ways the global Church can help.

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Zach Hunter

Topics: Author, Christian Ministry, Poverty

Leading a new generation of activists who are putting their faith into action to address some of the most serious problems facing the world today.

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Nancy Kinyanzwa Jepkoech

Topics: Child Advocacy, Compassion Alumni, Formerly Sponsored Children, Poverty

Compassion Alumni from: Kenya

Nancy is currently participating in Compassion's Alumni Fellowship program, a one-year work internship, where she is serving as a Project Management Specialist.

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Sandeep Maity

Topics: Child Advocacy, Compassion Alumni, Formerly Sponsored Children, Poverty

Compassion Alumni from: India

Currently Sandeep is participating in Compassion's Alumni Fellowship program, a one-year work internship, where he is an International Trip Specialist.

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Jey Mbiro

Topics: Child Advocacy, Compassion Alumni, Formerly Sponsored Children, HIV Prevention, Poverty

Compassion Alumni from: Kenya

While living on the streets in one of the biggest slums in Africa, Jey found love and purpose through Compassion, and is now using his gifts as a musician and DJ.

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Justin McRoberts

Topics: Author, Campus Ministry, Child Advocacy, Poverty, World Health Issues, Youth and Young Adults

Singer, songwriter, storyteller - independent artist blends intellect, humor and passion in a call to a fully developed Christian life.

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Maria Momojara Diamond

Topics: Child Advocacy, Compassion Alumni, Formerly Sponsored Children, Poverty

Compassion Alumni from: Peru

Maria uses her voice on behalf of children in desperate situations just as she once was. She passionately shares her story in a way that inspires others to action.

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Ben Mwangi Kinyanjui

Topics: Child Advocacy, Compassion Alumni, Discipling Teens, Formerly Sponsored Children, Poverty

Compassion Alumni from: Kenya

Ben believes that education is the best pathway out of poverty. A gifted and natural teacher, he shares his passion for education and the Church with college students and congregations.

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Grant Norsworthy

Topics: Adult Conferences, Child Advocacy, Evangelism and Discipleship, Marriage & Family, Men, Poverty, Youth and Young Adults

A speaker who sings songs, Grant Norsworthy will enrich your next event or Church service with his engaging blend of story-telling, illustrations, solid Bible teaching and music.

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Mark Scandrette

Topics: Author, Christian Ministry, Evangelism and Discipleship, Personal Growth, Poverty, Spiritual Growth, Youth and Young Adults

Creating Christ-conscious communities that connect the sensibilities of an emerging generation with the ancient roots of Christianity.

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Débora Silva

Topics: Child Advocacy, Compassion Alumni, Formerly Sponsored Children, Poverty

Compassion Alumni from: Brazil

Débora is currently participating in Compassion's Alumni Fellowship program, a one-year work internship, where she is serving as a Child Advocate.

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Wess Stafford

Topics: Author, Child Advocacy, Compassion Staff, Leadership, Poverty, World Health Issues

After 36 years of service, 20 of those in the role of president, Compassion’s president emeritus continues to lend his voice to the mission of releasing children from poverty in Jesus’ name.

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Michelle Sheba Tolentino

Topics: Child Advocacy, Child Labor, Compassion Alumni, Formerly Sponsored Children, Human Trafficking, Leadership, Poverty

Compassion Alumni from: The Philippines

Co-founder and President of Made in Hope, a nonprofit organization that restores hope and crafts a future for exploited women and children in Asia Pacific.

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Keewani Vallejo-Cook

Topics: Child Advocacy, Compassion Alumni, Formerly Sponsored Children, Poverty

Compassion Alumni from: Philippines

Keewani loves to inspire young people and adults to grow in their relationships with the Lord. She speaks passionately about the power of prayer, faith without limits, discovering God’s will, obedience to God and the compassion of Jesus.

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Rich Van Pelt

Topics: Author, Child Advocacy, Compassion Staff, Evangelism and Discipleship, Poverty, World Health Issues

National Director of Ministry Relationships for Compassion International — pastor, author and christian speaker.

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John Vermilya

Topics: Evangelism and Discipleship, Poverty, Youth and Young Adults

Beyond spiritual apathy, stagnancy and religiosity — a life of passion and purpose.

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Richmond Wandera

Topics: Child Advocacy, Compassion Alumni, Formerly Sponsored Children, Leadership, Poverty

Compassion Alumni from: Uganda

Senior pastor of New Life Baptist Church in Kampala, and the Founder and Director of Pastors Discipleship Network, a nonprofit that serves, equips and trains thousands of pastors across East Africa.

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Mike Yankoski

Topics: Author, Poverty, Youth and Young Adults

Creating a place of welcome and friendship to the poor, marginalized and those who normally don't have a place of welcome in the neighborhood.

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