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This podcast we talk with Michael Wear, founder of Public Square Strategies and former White House staffer who worked on faith-based initiatives during President Barack Obama’s first term. Wear led evangelical outreach and helped to manage The White House’s engagement on religious and values issues, including adoption and anti-human trafficking efforts.
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Podcast with former White House staffer Michael Wear

Tania is only 16; she runs her household and is engaged in child labor. But she has begun attending a World Vision center to help her catch up on her education.
From the Field

Child labor: Head of the house as a child

Gabe, from Cascade Covenant Church in North Bend, Wash., ran the World Vision Global 6K for Water in May. (©2017 World Vision/photo by Andrea Peer)
Change Makers

Ways to raise caring children

Christian charities help with reconciliation and peacebuilding after genocide
Change Makers

Are Christian charities more effective at humanitarian work?

Nine years ago our writer Kari lived with a family for five days in Kenya. They shared their lives, hunger and poverty with her. In April, they reconnected.
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5 days of hunger: Her last words

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Podcast with Hillsong United

Millions of people face famine if the current hunger crisis in East Africa continues to worsen. Read their stories and learn how World Vision is responding.
From the Field

Facing famine: Battling hunger with hope in East Africa

Child sponsorship is at the heart of a couple’s desire to care for children well into the future. But since Tom and Jill Demske couldn’t sponsor a thousand children, they found other ways to multiply their impact.
Change Makers

Becoming ‘God-sufficient’: Child sponsors expand their hearts for the poor

World Vision photographer Laura Reinhardt saw heartbreaking need during a recent trip to Bangladesh, but she also captured the hope of children there.
From the Field

Life frames: Capturing the confidence of children in Bangladesh

Oumayma and her son Ali fled with their family after their home town in Iraq was hit by bombs. (©2015 World Vision, Jo Currie)
From the Field

Iraq crisis, Mosul FAQ: How the conflict affects children, families

A former sponsored child in India now helps other children reach for their potential.
From the Field

Former sponsored child builds on his own empowerment to help others

Rich Stearns examines Matthew 25 and concludes that to be agents of the Great Commission, first we must become agents of the Great Commandment.
Voices

Matthew 25: On Jesus’ side for the poor