tag:compassion.com,2011-05-30:5-47798 2013-03-04T17:27:23.26-07:00 Compassion International From Suffering to Salvation tag:compassion.com,2016-34-09:5-104086 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-02-09T12:34:37-07:00

Ana's father was a dangerous drug dealer who filled the family's home with abuse and violence. Ana needed protection.

A Mother Dreams of Safe Water tag:compassion.com,2016-03-09:5-104088 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-02-09T12:03:53-07:00

What if you knew the water you gave your children made them sick? Parents in poverty face that reality each day.

Transforming Homes, Changing Lives tag:compassion.com,2016-42-09:5-104093 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-02-09T12:42:30-07:00

Parenting classes for impoverished families transform their homes into havens for their children.

Beauty More Powerful Than Sadness tag:compassion.com,2016-52-09:5-104094 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-02-09T12:52:29-07:00

Art helped Hector take what some called a disability and turn it into a masterpiece.

Building a Foundation of Faith tag:compassion.com,2016-31-25:5-103952 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-01-25T11:31:01-07:00

It’s never too early to start building a child’s foundation of faith!

From Scorn to Belief: Olga's Transformation tag:compassion.com,2016-55-25:5-103977 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-01-25T11:55:04-07:00

“My family and I used to badmouth Christians,” confesses Olga Cac. “I wondered, ‘Why do people bother to go to church?’”

Healing for a Wounded Spirit tag:compassion.com,2016-18-25:5-103981 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-01-25T12:18:21-07:00

Eshete has completely abandoned her former practice of satanic worship and found new hope in Christ.

What Happens to Unsponsored Children? tag:compassion.com,2015-03-03:5-101823 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-12-03T10:03:35-07:00

On average, 8 percent of Compassion-assisted children are waiting for a sponsor.

Good Tidings of Great Joy tag:compassion.com,2015-07-02:5-101726 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-12-02T09:07:39-07:00

This Christmas, we celebrate the 158,030 Compassion-assisted children who accepted Christ in 2015.

You Thought Your Family Photos Were Hard to Capture! tag:compassion.com,2015-08-02:5-101766 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-12-02T08:08:22-07:00

Imagine what it's like to get 60 kids to say "cheese" as they take their child packet photos!

In the Word — Fighting the Good Fight tag:compassion.com,2015-03-30:5-101819 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-11-30T08:03:35-07:00

For Gabriel, "fighting the good fight" is more than a Bible verse — it is a life lived.

The Chance to Live tag:compassion.com,2015-17-24:5-101715 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-11-24T07:17:51-07:00

When Bintang was diagnosed with a life-threatening congenital heart defect, her family was unable to pay for her surgery.

The Best Friend Award tag:compassion.com,2015-09-23:5-101714 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-11-23T09:09:08-07:00

"I gave my sponsor the award for best friend because he is truly special to me." — José

Two Mothers, Two Worlds, One Heart tag:compassion.com,2015-08-23:5-101717 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-11-23T04:08:22-07:00

On the surface, it would seem that an expectant mother in Togo would have little in common with Katy, a first-time mother in Colorado.

From Rejected to Redeemed tag:compassion.com,2015-10-23:5-101718 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2015-11-23T05:10:16-07:00

Anderson was rejected by his parents and spent years struggling to overcome the stigma associated with being abandoned.