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Entries in Tip Tuesday (19)

Tip Tuesday: Dissecting Group Letters

Does what you write (and how you write it) affect the translation of letters to your sponsored child?

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A Sponsor's Journal: An Easier Way

Is your contact information accurate? How much does a mailing cost Mission of Mercy? How many different benefits can you find in My Account?

Learn more about this important feature and how you can help Mission of Mercy be a wise steward...

What Are You Known For?

Before we transition into the unique games your sponsored children play, how can you use your own region's renown as a launching point? A Sponsor's Journal offers a few examples...

Tip Tuesday: Be A Good Sport

A Sponsor's Journal dives into the sports' world. Here are some great suggestions if you sponsor a boy. Or a sports fan in general!

What If You Lived There Instead?

Have you ever wondered what life would be like if you were born in your sponsored child’s country? There's a website that gives you a small idea, but should you believe everything you read?

A Sponsor's Journal investigates...

Send Them Your Heart

Another holiday is just around the corner – here are some hints for sending your child some love this Valentine’s Day!

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Tip Tuesday: Don't Go On That Guilt Trip!

If you feel guilty for not writing your sponsored child, then this post is for you.

A Sponsor's Journal: Take Action

If you're already tired and overwhelmed by this new year, you're not alone. Join the Sponsor's Journal in creating action steps for 2011.

Tip Tuesday: Christmas Letters

If your sponsored child wants to know how you celebrate Christmas, this Tuesday's tip has some things you should know before you write back!

Tip Tuesday: Encouragement For Sponsors

Have you checked out our Tip Tuesdays? Part advice, part encouragement, this post will change the way you think about sponsorship. Click here to read more.

Tip Tuesday: Reach Out And Touch Someone

A human touch breaks down walls. Can your letters do that, too? More reflections from Jack's trip to Haiti, and more encouragement for us as sponsors.

Tip Tuesday: In Case Of Emergency

Sometimes, all it takes is a headline and our minds race to the worst possible thing. So when a crisis hits, how do you know if your sponsored child is okay? The Sponsor's Journal has your answer...

Tip Tuesday: Do You Thank Your Child? 

Yesterday's cute quotations beg the question: are you thankful for your sponsored child? And if so, do you communicate that? Check out A Sponsor's Journal for one sponsor's thoughts...

Tip Tuesday: Alert Yourself To News

Want another easy way to learn more about your sponsored child's country? Consider setting up a news alert! Instructions are on this week's Tip Tuesday entry.

Tip Tuesday: Other Ways To Get Involved

Did you know you could impact the life of a child outside of sponsorship? Click here to learn more.


Tip Tuesday: Ask For A Window

One simple question can give great insight into your sponsored child's world.
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Tip Tuesday: Be Cool In School

We keep talking about how crucial education is for your sponsored child. So how can you encourage them in school when they’re so far away? Here are four tips!

Tip Tuesday: Remembering What To Write

Many weeks can pass between letters. How do you remember what you already said and what you want to write now? Click on over to the Sponsor's Journal for a helpful tip.

Tip Tuesdays On A Sponsor's Journal

Whether you've sponsored for years or just began, maybe you could use some inspiration. For the first Tip Tuesday, a sponsored child's question is the launching point for a new topic. Read more...