tag:compassion.com,2011-06-01:5-48296 Kenya Updates 2011-06-01T20:41:56.77-06:00 Compassion International Pray for Gillen and Nicolas tag:compassion.com,2014-21-02:5-81083 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-06-02T11:21:38-06:00

Pray for the families of Gillen and Nicolas in Kenya, who went missing and have not been found. Pray for the children’s protection and for comfort and hope for their families.

Pray for Charles tag:compassion.com,2014-21-02:5-81084 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-06-02T11:21:38-06:00

Pray for Charles in Kenya, who is currently missing a lot of school due to family conflicts. Pray for God’s Spirit to enable healthier relationships in this family.

Brave New World tag:compassion.com,2014-32-30:5-80684 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-05-30T00:32:40-06:00

Traditional and modern cultures collide for Kenya's Maasai. In the future young Maasai children will have to grapple with how to incorporate their traditional lives into a more modern future.

The Changing Face of Africa tag:compassion.com,2014-52-30:5-80707 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-05-30T00:52:04-06:00
New opportunities and improvements in Africa are changing the continent for the better.
Shaped With Purpose tag:compassion.com,2014-01-30:5-80741 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-05-30T15:01:53-06:00

Newfound faith and support empower one woman to thrive in the midst of the biggest health challenge of her life.

Pray for churches in Kenya tag:compassion.com,2014-00-01:5-79224 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-04-01T00:00:00-06:00

Pray for Christian churches facing persecution from terrorist groups in northeastern Kenya. Compassion is monitoring the situation closely and taking protective measures.

Pray for Parsitau tag:compassion.com,2014-00-01:5-79239 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-04-01T00:00:00-06:00

Pray for Parsitau in Kenya, who sustained severe burns to his body. Pray for strength and comfort during his painful treatment and recovery.

Pray for William in Kenya tag:compassion.com,2014-44-06:5-78681 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-03-06T11:44:48-07:00

Pray for William in Kenya, who has become violent toward other children. Pray for God to transform his heart and mind, and for wisdom for the child development center staff who care for him.

Pray for four children in one of our Kenyan programs tag:compassion.com,2014-13-01:5-79050 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-03-01T14:13:32-07:00

Pray for four children in one of our Kenyan programs who all have chronic diseases: Kavithe and Kioko have heart disease, and Victor and Pius suffer from epilepsy.

A Powerful Body tag:compassion.com,2014-57-31:5-77827 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-01-31T13:57:04-07:00

Pastor Albert never leaves his congregation doubting just how important it is to help the poor.

Advisory: Strong Winds in Kenya September 2013 tag:compassion.com,2013-00-03:5-75089 2013-10-03T00:00:00-06:00 2013-10-03T00:00:00-06:00

A storm caused strong winds to damage areas of the Karima community in Kenya on September 14, 2013.

Faces of Effectiveness tag:compassion.com,2013-26-02:5-70743 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2013-06-02T17:26:02-06:00 Willow Welter

Sponsored children are more likely than their unsponsored peers to pursue careers with a service focus.

Advisory: Slum Fire in Kenya 2013 tag:compassion.com,2013-00-16:5-69933 2013-05-16T00:00:00-06:00 2013-05-16T00:00:00-06:00

A fire occurred in the Mathare slum outside of Nairobi, Kenya, on May 8, 2013.

Advisory: Violence in Kenya tag:compassion.com,2013-00-28:5-64106 2013-02-28T00:00:00-07:00 2013-02-28T00:00:00-07:00

On February 16, 2013, ethnic clashes resulted in violence in the Trans Mara and Kuria districts of Kenya.

Food for Desperate Times tag:compassion.com,2012-05-31:5-56488 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2012-05-31T15:05:09-06:00 Brandy Campbell, Photos by Silas Irungu

In February 2011, just three months after the drought began, Compassion Kenya reported that more than half of the Compassion centers in the country had been affected by the drought.