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Top 5 ways to raise a generous child at any age

I have a toddler. So naturally, we're working on teaching her about sharing. But beyond that, I want her to become a kind, generous child who grows up to be a generous adult. Beside the fact that the Bible tells us to be generous to those in poverty, there's also scientific...

Praying the Psalms: Psalm 46:1

“God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.” — Psalm 46:1 (NIV) Julissa excels at science and language at her school in El Salvador. But the 14-year-old's home life was torn apart by violent arguments between her parents and her father’s...

Humanitarian news briefs, Sept. 26, 2016

A quick summary of this week’s world and humanitarian news highlights: 2030 Sustainable Development Goals, hunger in Somalia, and violence in South Sudan.

Can screen time make the world a better place?

Claire Díaz-Ortiz is an author, speaker, and tech innovator. She was an early employee at Twitter, and Fast Company named her as one of the 100 Most Creative People in Business. She has been called everything from “The Woman Who Got the Pope on...

The children of Syria need you to pray for peace

Children shouldn't have to grow up in a war zone. But in Aleppo and other parts of Syria, civilians are under siege. No aid has reached them for weeks, even months. A fragile ceasefire has failed, and airstrikes stopped a cross-border aid convoy with...