tag:compassion.com,2011-05-30:5-47833 Brazil Updates 2014-12-30T15:30:31.17-07:00 Compassion International I Can Do All Things Through Christ Who Strengthens Me tag:compassion.com,2016-33-12:5-110558 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-08-12T14:33:35-06:00

While you watch the athletes compete at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics, take a moment to pray for the children who are far too often lost in the crowds.

Faster. Higher. Stronger. tag:compassion.com,2016-42-12:5-110560 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-08-12T14:42:25-06:00

Every elite athlete began as a child with a dream.

Something Bigger Than This tag:compassion.com,2016-43-28:5-110557 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-07-28T13:43:38-06:00

Johnwel was often bullied for his size. But his gold medal in shotput gave him a chance to help others who feel different.

Athlete Spotlight: Kenia tag:compassion.com,2016-15-27:5-110565 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-07-27T16:15:16-06:00

Track and field star Kenia never imagined her speed would be the key to escaping poverty.

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.

How Are Family Gifts Used? tag:compassion.com,2016-06-26:5-109580 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-05-26T01:06:11-06:00 Compassion International Turns Unused Gift Cards Into Charitable Donations With New CardFunder® Program tag:compassion.com,2016-00-10:5-108983 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-05-10T07:00:39-06:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – May 10, 2016 – Compassion International, the world’s largest child development through sponsorship ministry, is tapping into a unique source of charitable giving – unused gift cards – with its new CardFunder® program that launched this month.

“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.

In the Word — My Soul Takes Refuge in You tag:compassion.com,2016-03-09:5-108912 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-05-09T10:03:35-06:00

Compassion International Responds to Earthquake in Ecuador tag:compassion.com,2016-30-18:5-107894 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2016-04-18T01:30:39-06:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – April 18, 2016 – Compassion International is responding to the massive 7.8 earthquake that struck near Ecuador’s central coast. The Colorado Springs-based organization serves more than 70,000 Ecuadorian children in partnership with over 240 churches throughout the country.