Learn how Compassion Sunday helps your congregants put their faith into action.
Compassion Sunday is a way for your church to help fulfill the Great Commission and meet the physical needs of children living in poverty through child sponsorship. By hosting an event in your church, you’ll give your congregation an opportunity to grow in their faith and answer God’s call to care for the poor.
Hear from pastors whose churches have been impacted by Compassion Sunday … and see how their congregations are now making a difference in the lives of children living in extreme poverty.
Compassion depends on the local church to implement the child development program. This means that every sponsored child is known, loved and protected under the leadership of his or her neighborhood evangelical church.
We encourage you to explore the benefits of Compassion Sunday for the individuals and families in your church. Watch this video to see how 9-year-old Grace was impacted as she lived out her faith by hosting a Compassion Sunday at her church.
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Since 1952, Compassion’s focus has been on helping release children from poverty in Jesus’ name. Today, more than 2 million children are sponsored in 25 countries around the world through Compassion.
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“Without hesitation, I see a direct correlation between our sacrificial love in partnership with Compassion and our church’s momentum toward growth.”— Tommy Theisen, Lead Pastor, Cross Connect Church, Ashland, Ohio