Special Needs Uganda

Girl With Disabilities Knows She Is Not a Curse

A mother and daughter find love and acceptance in their local church after fleeing death threats.

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More In This Issue: August 2017

Child Survival Ethiopia

God’s Handiwork

A joyful announcement turns into near tragedy as a mother grapples with rejection.

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Education Dominican Republic

Becoming a Dominican Doctor

Poverty hindered a young man’s dream of becoming a doctor, but God provided a way.

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Faith Sponsor Life

A Sponsor’s Harrowing Climb for Kids in Poverty

Two years of intense training couldn’t prepare her for everything Mount Rainier had in store.

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Family Fun Craft

Chores on the Door

Help motivate your children to do their chores with this cute door hanger they can decorate.

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Week 15 – A Gift, A Godsend

Ghana, Africa   Business

Benedicta is shy 11-year-old girl like so many others in her community in Ghana. But she smiles a lot. She smiles because a generous gift from her sponsors allowed her father to open a small store that has changed her family’s lives.

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Week 15 | 2018

Week 14 – Measuring Success

Dominican Republic   Child Survival

Infant survival rates have gone up as Compassion centers in the Dominican Republic help moms care for babies through regular checkups, care coaching and food supplementation. There’s nothing that brings a mother more joy than having a healthy, thriving baby!


Did you know that in many countries, parents don’t even name their newborns until one or two months after they’re born? Infant death rates are so high —especially immediately following birth — that parents wait to see if the child will survive. But God said He knows and cares for each child. Help us care for women and babies through the Survival initiative.

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Week 14 | 2018