Take a Bite Out of Malaria

Many children in Compassion’s program around the world will be bitten by mosquitoes this summer and throughout the rest of the year.   It may lead to malaria, a disease that takes the life of a child every minute.  In fact, children in half the world are at risk... read more

A Cup of Cold Water

800 million people around the world do not have safe, clean water to drink. But what can we do? Read about Compassion’s Water of Life solution. I have seen this work in person. It is amazing… Click here to visit Compassion’s Water of Life web... read more

The Multiplier Effect of Child Sponsorship

Guest blog by Emmanuel Opati [Note from Steve: I first met Emmanuel Opati at a Compassion event in 2010, where he gave his incredible testimony. His story will inspire you and remind us all of how countless generations can be impacted through the sponsorship of just... read more

What is a Child’s Life Worth?

Each January is recognized as Human Trafficking Awareness Month. The facts about this terrible crime are difficult to read – especially those about children forced into literal slavery. But by learning the facts, you can be the change for exploited children... read more

A Trustworthy Charity

Charity Nav 4Star 234x60Compassion consistently receives high ratings for financial accountability and integrity. Charity Navigator, America’s largest charity evaluator, has awarded Compassion its highest rating — four stars — for 13 consecutive years, placing Compassion in the top 1 percent of all charities.  Read more…

Take a Bite Out of Malaria

Many children in Compassion’s program around the world will be bitten by mosquitoes this summer and throughout the rest of the year.   It may lead to malaria, a disease that takes the life of a child every minute.  In fact, children in half the world are at risk... read more

Sing Over Us by Caitlin Jane

“The Lord your God is in your midst—a Warrior bringing victory. He will create calm with His love; He will rejoice over you with singing.” This promise from Zephaniah 3:17 is what inspired my fellow Compassion advocate and songwriter, Caitlin Jane, to pen the lyrics... read more

Blessings From Korea to Ecuador

This blog post by Compassion International is about the village that I visited last August in Ecuador.   I had the chance to meet and play with many of these children.  Our family sponsors one of the girls living here. Click here to read the story…. Also, you... read more

Haiti children sponsored by River Ridge Church members

Through an exciting partnership opportunity with Compassion International, 10 children from Haiti have been sponsored by member of River Ridge Church in Charleston, WV. Compassion International provided River Ridge Church with child packets of children who were in... read more

A Cup of Cold Water

800 million people around the world do not have safe, clean water to drink. But what can we do? Read about Compassion’s Water of Life solution. I have seen this work in person. It is amazing… Click here to visit Compassion’s Water of Life web... read more

The Multiplier Effect of Child Sponsorship

Guest blog by Emmanuel Opati [Note from Steve: I first met Emmanuel Opati at a Compassion event in 2010, where he gave his incredible testimony. His story will inspire you and remind us all of how countless generations can be impacted through the sponsorship of just... read more

Dawence gets sponsored on his birthday!

Dawence is a handsome young man who lives in Port au Prince, Haiti.  Today he turned nine years old.  A very nice family, good friends of mine who also attend River Ridge Church, celebrated his birthday today by becoming his Compassion sponsors! Their monthly support... read more

Why Holistic Child Development?

This  info-graphic explains why Compassion is based on an holistic child development model. (body, mind, heart, and soul) And how this makes a huge impact on children in poverty.                        ... read more

What is a Child’s Life Worth?

Each January is recognized as Human Trafficking Awareness Month. The facts about this terrible crime are difficult to read – especially those about children forced into literal slavery. But by learning the facts, you can be the change for exploited children... read more