Posts Tagged ‘Joy Compassion’

The Cure to Feeling Forgotten

Feeling forgotten can be devastating. Their eyes pierced through me as if to reach into my soul. As I walked past these poor children, I was shocked that some of them only wore underwear and had no clothes or shoes to speak of. They watched our group of white Americans walk straight up to their neighbor, Vivian’s, front door. Vivian is a 7 year old girl who is a part of Compassion International in Ghana, Africa. As soon… … Continue reading

How to Reignite Thankfulness for Everyday Things

French Fries. When is the last time that you were thankful for French Fries? I have probably never been thankful for them, but a letter from my Compassion child, Sury, made me look at French Fries in a new light. French fries are Sury’s new favorite thing! Sury’s latest letter shared that the leaders at her Compassion project took all the of the children to a water park for the VERY FIRST TIME. Sury got to… … Continue reading