Did you know that letter-writing is still a thing? That people still take the time and effort to put words on paper, hand-written words, and mail them to friends and loved ones? Recently, I read a blog from a teacher who still teaches her students the art of letter writing. And, let's be honest, it … Continue reading How Letter-Writing Can Change The World
This first appeared on Compassion International's blog May 12, 2017 Karunia is one of kind in her village. She’s not one of kind because she was the first in the village to be born with Apert syndrome. And she’s not one of kind because she looks different than other little girls her age. She’s one … Continue reading Reblog: I Am Beautiful Like My Mother
Are you ready for it? The one reason you should be involved with Compassion International starting today? Three simple words: Holistic Child Development It's an easy answer to the question, but I know more questions are brewing in the back of your mind right now. Foremost of those is: What does holistic child development mean? … Continue reading The 1 Reason You Should Get Involved with Compassion International Today
I first posted this on my blog about eight months ago. I'm reposting it for two reasons: 1) We were challenged as Compassion Bloggers as to Why we do what we do - writing for Compassion or sponsoring children; 2) We all need the reminder - that every effort we can give is not in … Continue reading Compassion Wednesday: Repost: Is It Enough?
This first appeared on Compassion International's blog on January 20, 2017. Ironic. We believe the solution to making poverty history in our world begins with our children. Invest in their development, give them the right tools, and empower them to become history makers and world changers themselves. What better way to start off 2017 than … Continue reading Compassion Wednesday: Reblog – Who is Making History in the World of Poverty?