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What does it mean to help children in Jesus’ name?

If you have ever looked at Compassion’s logo, you might have noticed that our tagline states, “releasing children from poverty in Jesus’ name.” You might wonder, what exactly does it mean to release children from poverty in Jesus’ name? For more than 60 years, Compassion has worked to develop children into all God intends them […]

date: September 21, 2017
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A vision for Africa: An interview with Sidney Muisyo

Talking with Sidney Muisyo, the Vice President of our Africa region, is like having a waterfall of wisdom wash over you. He has a Master’s degree in Leadership Studies and is working on a doctorate in Organizational Development and Leadership. But more than that, he grew up in poverty himself and has a passion for […]

date: July 23, 2017
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A group of children, wearing green patterned uniforms, crowd together and smile at the camera.

Equipping the Church, at home and around the world

When I tell people that Compassion serves almost 2 million children living in extreme poverty around the world, those who are well-travelled sometimes respond, “I travel to other countries all the time. Why haven’t I ever seen Compassion there?” The answer is, they may have, but they didn’t recognize it as a Compassion program. Instead […]

date: May 24, 2017
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26 gorgeous pictures of churches around the world

The places where people meet in the name of God come in all shapes and sizes. Rural and urban, some are no more than four walls and a roof and others are architectural marvels. While they may be merely man-made constructs dotting the corners of communities around the world, the influence of the people who […]

date: December 23, 2016
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8 reasons Youth Workers should use True Story: What God wants us to do about poverty

If you’re a youth worker looking for a curriculum to use at your youth group or school this ministry year, you’re in luck, because you’ve stumbled upon the blog of a girl who happens to know of a great resource that was created just for you. Last summer, I had the absolute privilege of working with […]

date: October 9, 2015
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Drawn closer to Jesus

A few times a year, I get an email asking if I’m interested in speaking at a men’s meeting or preaching at a church on a Sunday morning. It’s a great privilege and one I take very seriously, especially when I’m asked to talk about Compassion’s ministry. I’ve learned a lot through my experiences to date, but I picked up on this fairly […]

date: October 23, 2013
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Discipling youth in Indonesia

Many youth—whether in Canada or Indonesia—think church is no fun. They think Sunday school is boring and that it’s just for little kids. But one pastor in Indonesia is burdened to find ways to disciple youth before they enter the workforce in his primarily Muslim community. Through partnership with Compassion, youth are eagerly joining his […]

date: October 15, 2013
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Experience worship with a Compassion Artist

Music captivates the mind and touches the heart like nothing else. That’s why Compassion partners with a diverse group of artists and speakers who use their time and talents to bless congregations across Canada in their worship gatherings. But how does this ministry change the hearts of a congregation? Watch as pastors and artists from […]

date: August 9, 2013
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Why Does the Church Matter?

Before a new Compassion project opens its doors to eager children, it is given life through its local church. But what is it about the Church that makes its work so effective? The churches we build through minister to some of the poorest places in the world – their own communities. They face the same […]

date: September 10, 2012
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