Welcome to the latest Compassion magazine! This edition is filled with stories of hope as people are given a new future through sponsorship. We also inform you of how COVID-19 is impacting Compassion-sponsored children, their families and communities as well as the response from our church partners.
Hear an update from Nicaragua
Watch the video to discover how COVID-19 is impacting children and families in Nicaragua and how your child sponsorship support is making an incredible difference.
Growing up in poverty in a slum community of 10,000 people, Jane' became accustomed to hardship. In his community there were only two toilets and one tap.
In his testimony Jane' shares that "Change is possible, and I know that because it happened to me." Jane’ is living proof that the cycle of poverty can be broken through child sponsorship.
Watch Jane's story here and see how child sponsorship is releasing children and young people bound by poverty.
Meet Miriam, Illustrator Of The Hope Colouring Page
Miriam Latimer, talented artist and Compassion supporter, kindly drew the incredible colouring page found in the Compassion Magazine for July 2021. Given the theme of "hope".
Watch now to find out how she created the piece, and the meaning behind some of the illustrations.
Pray with us
Children, churches and communities around the world are trusting in the Lord and praising God for His goodness. They are praying for you too! Join us as we thank our amazing God for His provision during challenging times.
Finally, allow the beautiful words of Numbers 6:24-26 to wash over you as you listen to the Compassion Blessing, sung in three languages and featuring some of our wonderful sponsored children.
We pray that you're blessed by the magazine, and by these wonderful videos and testimonies of God's incredible grace and the hope only He provides. When you've read the magazine, please pass it on to bless a friend or family member.
As the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) develops around the world, we want to be proactive in ensuring protection for all Compassion staff, volunteers, partners and Compassion-supported children, and minimise disruption to critical operations and the children that we serve.