Author Archives : Caitlin Sakuma
A place to grow! April 8, 2021
Do you remember your own days in Sunday school? Did you have a favorite teacher who you really connected with? Was your church youth group one of the places you found belonging and community? For Monicah, her Life Center is all of those things!
Prayer Update: Life Centers April 1, 2021
Will you join us in praying for our Life Centers around the world? We could use prayer over the next few weeks especially! (more…)
A Day in the Life of a Life Center Student March 16, 2021
Around the world, our Life Centers are starting to open back up, and we couldn’t be more excited to welcome children back! As a fun way to celebrate, let’s take a look at a typical day for a Life Center student:
It’s Saturday morning and you wake up excited because today is Life Center day – your favorite day of the week! You hurry to get ready. After a quick breakfast, you wave goodbye to mom, and skip down the road.
Inspiration for Your Next Virtual Gathering March 2, 2021
Are you getting a little tired of zoom meetings and online gatherings? We’re all anxious to get back to in-person connections, but today’s story might remind you to appreciate that online get togethers are an option!
Why Give Monthly? February 9, 2021
Are you looking for ways to make your donations stretch further to help even more kids?
One of the best things you can do to help is to make your giving a monthly pledge…and there’s great benefits for you too. Here’s our top 3 reasons why YOU should consider opening a monthly pledge.
Celebrating 2020 January 13, 2021
2020 was quite the year! It was full of unique challenges that none of us expected, but it was also full of joy and positive impact. Our supporters around the world stepped up in a big way, despite the economic effects of COVID-19, to ensure our kids were still well cared for, and God provided the opportunities we needed to continue sharing the Gospel and helping children thrive.
The Most Wonderful Time of the Year December 31, 2020
We’re pulling out all the stops to deliver Christmas Love Paks to our kids this year. There are no reindeer involved, but we are using trucks, boats, vans and more to bring the joy of Christmas to each child.
Timothy’s Christmas Joy November 30, 2020
I’ll admit it. I love getting presents! I especially love getting gifts where it’s clear the giver put a lot of thought and care into their gift. A special gift like that can make me feel so loved. Maybe that’s why I’ve always been so excited by Childcare Worldwide’s Christmas Love Paks. Listening to kids like Timothy talk about their Love Pak gifts, it’s immediately clear that for them, these gifts mean so much more than just the items inside.
Finding my Attitude of Gratitude November 17, 2020
Like many people, at this time of year, I try to refocus on what I have to be grateful for. Whether it’s a “Thankfulness Turkey” with your kids, or #AttitudeofGratitude posts on your social media accounts, it seems like Thanksgiving lists are everywhere. But if I’m honest, cultivating that gratitude in my heart is harder than it has been in the past. It’s been a tough year!
Creative Giving October 30, 2020
Did you know that 31% of the annual donations made to charities in the US are given in just one month? The four weeks of December are vital for any nonprofit’s success in the following year. Childcare Worldwide is no exception – and that’s why we need your help! But your support doesn’t have to come in the form of a financial gift. There are so many ways you can support this ministry, especially here at year’s end. Here are a few creative ways you can make a difference!