Why the local church is the most strategic development partner

An interview with Sidney Muisyo, Compassion's Senior Vice President of Global Program, on the Canadian Church Leaders Podcast
  • By: Compassion Canada
A portrait of Sidney Muisyo

Sidney Muisyo, Compassion International’s Senior Vice President of Global Program, recently had a conversation with Jason Ballard on the Canadian Church Leaders Podcast. They talked about the impact of the local church in the fight against poverty and why the Church is particularly relevant now as the world faces the COVID-19 pandemic.

“It is the call of the Church to speak up for those who cannot speak up for themselves.”

 Sidney Muisyo

Listen to the full interview on: Spotify | Apple | Google

In this episode Jason and Sidney discuss:

  • Why the Church must prioritize ministry to children and the poor
  • The power of local churches as strategic local development partners
  • COVID-19’s devastating impact on global development work
  • The unique challenges people living in poverty are facing because of the pandemic
  • How the Church can respond to the mounting needs of our neighbours
  • Hopes and dreams for the future impact and mission of the Church

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from and be inspired by Sidney as he works alongside Compassion’s more than 8,000 local church partners around the world!