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Daniela’s Masterpiece

I received this masterpiece from Daniela today. I continue to love the children’s drawings to me!

© 2017 MYCOMPASSIONCHILDREN

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Kigongo’s Dreams

I recently received a new letter from Kigongo. It was heartwarming to know how he responded to “In the future I hope to visit” as ‘my sponsor’. Who knows, it might happen someday.

Kigongo has big dreams and I hope and pray they work out for him. He says he wants attend the university and to be a doctor when he grows up.

Here’s a picture Kigongo drew in his letter to me.

“The house I will build …”

© 2017 MYCOMPASSIONCHILDREN

Common Thread

After reading several letters from my children last evening, I was reminded once again of the common thread in almost all of their letters to me. What is it? It is very simply LOVE. The children tell me they love me and many times they mention that their family loves me. It warms my heart to know that love transcends the continents and creates a special bond!

And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love.

1 Corinthians 13:13 (NIV

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Keeping in Touch

I’ve been really busy over the last five months moving out of a home I’ve lived in for almost thirty years. Although I try to write to each child once monthly, I feel I’ve just not had/taken the time I normally have to stay in good communications with each of them. When I receive a sweet letter from one of them, it is a tangible reminder of how important it is to consistently write to each child. Sometimes the business of life gets in the way of the important things. I think it’s about time to write some more letters …

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