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World Vision – Simple Compassion


I have posted about World Vision before but I just can’t help myself.  I have posted a bunch about child sponsorship lately as well.  But I had such a great experience …I have to talk about it again.

Last weekend I had the privilege of helping at the World Vision booth at a Big Daddy Weave concert.  I have wanted to help before but never got the chance.  It was so amazing!  I wish I could sponsor hundreds of kids but I can’t right now.  Instead I got to be part of a whole group of people choosing their kids and starting sponsorship.  Right in front of me was the beginning of lives and communities being changed.

Is there anything better than that?

I wanted to share two different things with you.

First this awesome song by Big Daddy Weave:

(here is the link)

“Why don’t you break my heart till it moves my hands and feet” — Big Daddy Weave (tweet this)

And a video of what World Vision does.  …I love videos…and I love water projects …and I love mothers stories.  This is all the goodness packed into one 🙂

(here is the link)

There are so many great organizations that do child sponsorship but if you aren’t sponsoring a child and would like to I would love to encourage you to sponsor today.

At the concert Big Daddy Weave gave away his most recent CD to new sponsors.  I got one for helping with the booth but I would love to pass it on to one of you.  (great music!)

If you sign up to sponsor a child after seeing this post send me an e-mail and I will send you the CD.  I can send it to the first person who e-mails me.  E-mail me and let me know you signed up and a bit about the kid your helping 🙂  Feel free to send me any questions too.  I have been sponsoring 2 kids for about 3 years now.

Together we can make the difference for one kid at a time – one community at a time.

Do you sponsor a child?  I love hearing about it.  Feel free to add any links to posts you have about your experience.  (if you are reading RSS join us in the comments)

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