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2013 life frames: Storytelling from World Vision photographers

World Vision’s award-winning photographers travel around the world every year, capturing moments of God’s grace and faithfulness as we follow Jesus’ example to show unconditional love to the poor and oppressed. They bring back stories that inspire us to action and compassion.


The gift of prayer

NOV. 1, 2013 — Just as God is with those in distant places, he is also with us, continually drawing us to himself through prayer. In this piece, using Matthew 25 as a basis, enter into each photograph. Interact with each through icon prompts, and steep in the details. What is touching? What is disturbing? What does the photo say about people who live in poverty? Move gently into prayer for these people who live in some of the world’s poorest communities.


The fatherless epidemic

The fatherless epidemic in Bolivia can’t be fixed overnight. But World Vision is working toward change — through education, counseling, and much more. Blogger Matthew Paul Turner shares an experience from his visit to Bolivia.


Bolivia in 100 words

I can barely begin to describe Bolivia in 100 words — the beauty and the warmth of its people. But still, I hope this will give you an idea.