Mourning but Hopeful

Compassion has been forced to close our program in India after nearly 50 years. Join us in praying for the children, families and churches who have lost our support.
And if there’s any silver lining in this very dark cloud, it is that God’s work will continue through His church in India.
Santiago “Jimmy” Mellado
"Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful."
Colossians 4:2
I deeply believe that nothing — no government, no politics, no principality — can stop the work of God in a child’s heart.
Santiago “Jimmy” Mellado

This content honors Compassion’s historical work in India. While we no longer have an India sponsorship program, we are grateful for the lives changed and meaningful work achieved through our sponsors and donors in our nearly 50 years there. For a detailed explanation of the end of our sponsorship program in India, please visit: www.compassion.com/india-update.

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