Millions of children around the world have had their lives changed by kind sponsors who come from privileged backgrounds. The reasons why you should sponsor a child in poverty are clear – and we shall look at some of those reasons in today’s guide.
God Wants us to Help the Poor
Every Christian knows how important it is to help the poor and how often the importance of this is reiterated throughout the Bible.
For example, James 1:27 says in the Bible: “Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress…”. By helping the poor, in particular children, we are enriching our lives as good Christians.
Not everyone in the world is as fortunate as us, and children are the most vulnerable....
The majority of us living in the USA are incredibly privileged when compared to those living in parts of Africa, which is why the opportunity to sponsor a child in Africa has helped change so many lives. As Christians, we have a responsibility to every other person in the world and sponsoring a child in Africa is a great way of helping the poor. In this guide we shall look in more detail at sponsoring a child in Africa.
Why You Should Sponsor a Child in Africa
There are many reasons why you should sponsor a child in Africa. Africa is home to millions of the poorest children in the world – many of which have no access to clean water or regular, nutritious food. Education doesn’t even exist for a huge number of children meaning that they have little...
As Christians we are encouraged to help those that are less fortunate than us, and what better way than to sponsor the most vulnerable of people in the world – children. Sponsoring a child is easy and in this guide we shall show you how you can quickly and easily start sponsoring your first child.
How to Choose a Child Sponsorship Organization Quickly and Easily
The first step in sponsoring a child is to choose a child sponsorship organization. It can seem daunting when you realize how many different organizations there are to choose from, but by following a few tips you can choose one quickly and easily.
A large majority of child sponsorship organizations are run by Christians and churches, so you may first want to check that they are if that is important...
Not everyone in the world is as fortunate as us, and as Christians we want to help those less fortunate. One of the ways we can help is through a Christian child sponsor program – which we shall look at in more detail in today’s article.
What are Christian Child Sponsor Programs?
Christian child sponsor programs are charities through which we can donate money to help children living in poverty or undesirable circumstances. The money donated can help towards providing food, clothes, shelter and even presents at Christmas. Many Christian child sponsor programs are run through ministries while others are large global agencies run by like-minded Christians. Christian child sponsor programs are not-for-profit organizations so you can be sure that your...
Sponsoring a child can be an incredibly fulfilling act to take part in – and a great way to be a good Christian. Eight out of 10 of the most popular child sponsorship organizations in the USA are run by churches, and in this guide we shall look at four of the most popular Christian child sponsorship organizations.
One of the most popular child sponsorship organizations is Compassion International. The organization is run by a Christian ministry that has the aim of relieving children from spiritual, economic and social poverty and helping them to grow up and become good Christian adults. It is a worldwide organization and Compassion International is currently helping over 1 million children in 25 different countries thanks to the...