Shane Vander Hart talks with David Melber, Vice President of Send Relief with the North American Mission Board about Southern Baptist hurricane relief efforts.
A simple gift can transform lives as this powerful video featuring several recipients of a shoe box gift from Operation Christmas Child demonstrates.
Operation Christmas Child is a ministry of Samaritan’s Purse that distributes approximately 100 million shoebox gifts to children all over the world.
It is so easy for evangelicals to overlook meeting physical needs when our focus is (rightly) the Gospel. But James warns us to not give up one for the other. If a brother or sister is poorly clothed and lacking in daily food, and one of you says to them “Go in peace, be warmed […]
Our compassion child for July is a 7-year-old boy named Maurico who lives in the coastal community of Ciudadela Metropolitana-Soledad Atlantico, Columbia. Maurico has been waiting for a sponsor for over six months, and you can become his sponsor for as little as $38 a month. Since Maurico has been waiting so long for a […]
Our compassion child for June is a 5-year-old girl named Rachel who lives in the costal community of Neighborhood Mira Lagos in Nicaragua. You can become Rachel’s sponsor for as little as $38 a month. From Rachel’s profile (where you can also see a picture): Personal and Family Information: In her home, Rachel helps by […]
Our Compassion Child for May is Jose is a 7-year-old living in Chumug Licto, Equador. He has been waiting over six months for a sponsor and perhaps a Caffeinated Thoughts reader will decide to sponsor Jose. From his profile (where you can also see a picture): Personal and Family Information: Jose lives with his father […]
Esther is a 9-year-old girl living in Rwanda and is our Compassion Child of the month. Shei s part of Compassion International’s Mukingi Student Center. She lives with her father and her mother. At home, duties include carrying water and gathering firewood. Her father is sometimes employed as a farmer and her mother is sometimes […]
This isn’t to say that you shouldn’t find your “backyard mission” and serve with compassion and we should be politically involved. Dr. Michael Horton in The Gospel-Driven Life: Being Good News People in a Bad News World reminds us of the mindset that it is enough for the Church to just meet physical needs or […]