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4 Reminders About Poverty

In the fight against poverty, we can become so focused on treating the symptoms that we forget to address its underlying cause. Here are 4 reminders to realign your thinking.   1. God didn’t intend this world to be filled with …

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The 4 Teachers Every Child Needs

Every child’s life is impacted by teachers. Maybe you can remember teachers who were helpful or hurtful in your own life. With World Teacher’s Day right around the corner, we’re praising God for the blessings he’s poured out on the children we …

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Look What’s Happening in Uganda!

Reaching orphans and vulnerable children in Uganda is long-term work, and it’s only made possible because of people like you who care. So thank you for your support. Enjoy this update from our teammate, Michelle Dropp— .. God is doing …

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Using Scripture to Lift Up the Child You Sponsor

You know their name. Maybe you have access to their age, photo, a favorite activity. Other than that, the child you sponsor may feel like a mystery. So how do you pray for a vulnerable child when you don’t know …

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10 Things to Know About Sponsoring a Child

Many of us have great intentions to change the world. We hate seeing poverty. We want all children to know they are loved. But our own lives are also busy. We’re not rich or powerful. What can we possibly do that would …

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Make a Difference with 1-2-3 Sponsor!

1-2-3 Sponsor is here! We can’t wait to see how God moves in hearts to provide for His children. From September 23 to October 2, our goal is to add 123 new sponsorships to help vulnerable children around the world reach their …

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How to Tell Your Child’s Story: 3 Thoughts

You are raising an incredible, resilient child. And, by design, you are your child’s greatest cheerleader. You get to champion the story. As a fellow adoptive parent, I have the desire to shout from the rooftops what God is doing …

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PitcHaiti! | A Shark Tank Competition

Haiti is the poorest country in the western hemisphere. With more than 70% of people living below the poverty line and a 40% unemployment rate, good jobs are nearly impossible to find. But Haiti is so much more than these statistics. Haiti …

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Where Pain and Purpose Meet

Caring for children in need is not a natural decision. If it were instinctive, far more people would do it. And God wouldn’t need to remind us throughout the Bible to make it a priority. Caring for children in need—whether working …

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“Simple and Freeing”: An Internship in Haiti

It only took a 2-month internship in Haiti for Bri to see a whole new side of life. She spent the summer in Bercy, Haiti through Lifesong’s internship program, which offers 2-3 month international internships for college students who love …

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