Posts by Suzanne O'Dell, Senior Staff Writer


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Life After Children of the World: Pascal’s Story

Suzanne O'Dell
Back in 2004, a little boy from Good Samaritan School in Uganda shyly stepped off a plane in America. As a new member of our Children of the World choir, the boy—named Pascal— was about to encounter a lot of “firsts” over the span of 11 mo...
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4 Ways Giving Changes Us For The Better

Suzanne O'Dell
During the holiday season, it’s easy to get caught up in the sheer chaos of Christmas shopping. In America, we’ve taken it to the extreme: We camp out for deals at all hours of the day or night; we scour the internet; we live and breathe the i...
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Why Sponsor? It’s About Your Story Too

Suzanne O'Dell
Today, we’re launching an initiative that we couldn’t be more excited about . . . and we’re as
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The Three Prayers of a Widow

Suzanne O'Dell
The village of Kaboga, Rwanda, is found at the end of dirt path flanked on either side by sprawling
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The Fruit of Forgiveness

Suzanne O'Dell
The sweetness of ripe mangoes is a familiar fragrance to any Rwandan. One can simply follow his nose
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