tag:compassion.com,2011-05-30:5-47797 2011-05-30T14:00:11.257-06:00 Compassion International God Did the Work tag:compassion.com,2016-27-27:5-109570 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-05-27T13:27:02-06:00

Doctors discovered tumors on Lidia’s knee, and said it would need to be amputated. But God had a different plan.

God's Handiwork tag:compassion.com,2016-05-27:5-109578 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-05-27T13:05:06-06:00

A pregnant mother doesn't give up on life when her husband leaves her and her family ridicules her.

In the Word — Rebuilding in Ecuador tag:compassion.com,2016-42-27:5-109637 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-05-27T14:42:49-06:00

What can the recent earthquake in Ecuador teach us about our own times of rebuilding?

A Faithful Father tag:compassion.com,2016-15-26:5-109568 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-05-26T13:15:34-06:00

When Jeffrey’s wife left home to find work in the city, he became a single parent to their three small children.

A Dream Planted in the Heart tag:compassion.com,2016-19-26:5-109579 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-05-26T15:19:43-06:00

From an early age, Lety says God had planted the desire to help women and children in her home country of Guatemala.

“Without God’s Grace, We Wouldn’t Have Our Home ...” tag:compassion.com,2016-03-09:5-108894 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-05-09T09:03:53-06:00

Larpopo was just 13 when her mother left home and she took on the role of caregiver to her four brothers and sisters.

How Has Zika Targeted the Poor? tag:compassion.com,2016-34-09:5-108896 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-05-09T09:34:37-06:00

Zika has been reported in 24 countries — 10 where we work.

Celebrating a Milestone tag:compassion.com,2016-18-02:5-108856 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-05-02T12:18:21-06:00

Mesay had big plans for her future — until she became pregnant. She was angry and resentful of her son, until God changed her heart.

Movin' On tag:compassion.com,2016-31-02:5-108857 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-05-02T09:31:01-06:00

In the context of poverty, surviving and thriving during the infant and toddler years is no small accomplishment.

A New Identity tag:compassion.com,2016-07-02:5-105212 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-03-02T09:07:43-07:00

Without a birth certificate or proof of citizenship, Sombat had no hope of ever escaping poverty.

Joy Restored tag:compassion.com,2016-38-02:5-105242 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-03-02T08:38:26-07:00

Fritz Bernard wanted to provide a safe home for his family. But a horrific accident left Fritz unable to do so.

One Opportunity Can Change a Life tag:compassion.com,2016-01-01:5-105203 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-03-01T20:01:07-07:00

Opportunity and perseverance helped foster strength in Luis Carlos that has brought him success.

A Dream for Tariza tag:compassion.com,2016-15-01:5-105213 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-03-01T13:15:34-07:00

12-year old Tariza has her eyes set on the 2020 Olympics – and on a life free of poverty.

Now, My Life Has Hope tag:compassion.com,2016-30-01:5-105238 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-03-01T20:30:53-07:00

Changing the mindset of someone in poverty can be even more difficult than changing their circumstances.

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.