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Dec 22

Mothers attending Compassion International Child Survival Programs (CSP) in northern India often come from backgrounds that precluded them from educational opportunities when they were children. Through the CSP they attend they get a second chance at an education that affords them the ability to learn basic writing skills and learn simple calculations that can then be used to prevent their exploitation.

Mothers attending Compassion International Child Survival Programs (CSP) in northern India often come from backgrounds that precluded them from educational opportunities when they were children. Through the CSP they attend they get a second chance at an education that affords them the ability to learn basic writing skills and learn simple calculations that can then be used to prevent their exploitation.

Dec 19

Girls attending a semi-rural child development center near Calcutta, India participate in speed drills locating scripture as called out by their tutor.

Girls attending a semi-rural child development center near Calcutta, India participate in speed drills locating scripture as called out by their tutor.

Sep 27

Picking tea leaves in India

Picking tea leaves in India

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Sep 13

Silence requires effort. It’s deliberate action or inaction.
It’s our choice to hold back a compliment or insult, to accept praise or assign blame.
It’s our choice to shelter our thoughts from God or to open our arms in supplication.

Silence requires effort. It’s deliberate action or inaction.

It’s our choice to hold back a compliment or insult, to accept praise or assign blame.

It’s our choice to shelter our thoughts from God or to open our arms in supplication.

(Source: compassion.com)

Sep 12

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Sep 11

Silence speaks. To everyone and for everyone.
Silence projects determination and strength.
Silence is our first language, our last language and our common language.

Silence speaks. To everyone and for everyone.

Silence projects determination and strength.

Silence is our first language, our last language and our common language.

(Source: compassion.com)

Sep 10

Silence speaks. To everyone and for everyone.

Silence abounds in grace and empathy and projects nobility.

Silence speaks. To everyone and for everyone.

Silence abounds in grace and empathy and projects nobility.

(Source: compassion.com)

Sep 09

Silence speaks. To everyone and for everyone. Silence masks hurt and pain. | Uganda

Silence speaks. To everyone and for everyone. Silence masks hurt and pain. | Uganda

(Source: compassion.com)

Aug 13

Blessed is the one whose transgressions are forgiven, whose sins are covered. (Psalm 32:1 NIV) | Brazil

Blessed is the one whose transgressions are forgiven, whose sins are covered. (Psalm 32:1 NIV) | Brazil

(Source: compassion.com)

Aug 12

Got goat milk? | Kenya

Got goat milk? | Kenya

(Source: compassion.com)

Aug 10

Making tortillas | Guatemala

Making tortillas | Guatemala

(Source: compassion.com)

Aug 09

East India

East India

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Aug 08

A food market in the Dominican Republic

A food market in the Dominican Republic

(Source: compassion.com)

Aug 07

Uganda

Uganda

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Aug 06

Soccer in Ghana

Soccer in Ghana

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