tag:compassion.com,2011-05-30:5-47833 Brazil Updates 2014-12-30T15:30:31.17-07:00 Compassion International Faith Through Fire tag:compassion.com,2015-10-13:5-95770 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-05-13T08:10:16-06:00

Shouts and laughter turned to shrieks of terror when 9-year-old Marlon was caught in an explosion.

Small Steps, Big Change tag:compassion.com,2015-07-12:5-95772 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-05-12T10:07:39-06:00

For a child in poverty hand washing can be the difference between life and death.

A Life Spared tag:compassion.com,2015-22-12:5-95773 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-05-12T13:22:21-06:00

A former LDP student wonders why he survived the 2010 earthquake in Haiti.

Prayers for Louise tag:compassion.com,2015-17-12:5-95782 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-05-12T14:17:51-06:00

For Denise Tapsoba, the prospect of another child was more frightening than joyful.

A Felon Turns to Faith tag:compassion.com,2015-09-12:5-95783 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-05-12T13:09:08-06:00

A known drug user with a violent past, Joey Reyes was a man with nothing to lose.

A Race Against Poverty tag:compassion.com,2015-00-01:5-88149 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-04-01T10:00:43-06:00

Kenia Perfas has been in a race her whole life. A race against poverty, a race against illiteracy, a race against failure and neglect.

In Her Words tag:compassion.com,2015-43-31:5-93962 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-03-31T11:43:46-06:00

"The project has been a great help in my daily life and especially in my spiritual life, because every week we are nurtured by the Word of God and learn many things. They make it clear to us that God loves us and that we will never be lonely in the world. I have learned that spending time with the Lord is really beautiful."

Prayer Point: Compassion Sunday tag:compassion.com,2015-00-31:5-93964 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-03-31T12:00:02-06:00

Your prayers are essential as potential sponsors hear the message, "A Child Needs You."

World Malaria Day 2015 tag:compassion.com,2015-10-31:5-93988 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-03-31T12:10:16-06:00

Malaria is an entirely preventable and treatable disease — yet it still takes the lives of hundreds of thousands every year.

Compassion International's ‘Water of Life’ Delivers Clean Water to More Than 200,000 Homes in 17 Developing Countries tag:compassion.com,2015-30-20:5-93561 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-03-20T14:30:39-06:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – March 20, 2015 – Nearly 750 million people worldwide still lack access to safe water, according to WHO and UNICEF. Compassion International’s Complementary Interventions provide safe water, such as Water of Life filters for households of Compassion-assisted children, as well as other initiatives for Compassion school projects and communities where the ministry works.

Rolden's Top Three tag:compassion.com,2015-09-24:5-90745 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-02-24T14:09:08-07:00

The father of a Compassion-sponsored girl in the Philippines describes the top three benefits his daughter is receiving.

Healing for the Heart tag:compassion.com,2015-22-24:5-90755 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-02-24T14:22:21-07:00

Yannely has discovered Christ’s healing through a restored relationship with her estranged father.

Rescued From the Brink tag:compassion.com,2015-17-24:5-90756 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-02-24T14:17:51-07:00

Destitute and starving, Lizzy and her twin infant sons clung to life.

A Miracle in Disguise tag:compassion.com,2015-10-24:5-90757 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-02-24T12:10:16-07:00

A trial turns into a testimony of God’s faithfulness.

Food for Thought tag:compassion.com,2015-07-24:5-90759 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-02-24T14:07:39-07:00

Today, one in eight people around the world will go to bed hungry. The majority of them are children living in poverty.