This month, child sponsorship program Compassion International's relationship with more than 147,000 children in India ended. As a result of the Indian government blocking funds from Compassion's field offices and church partners, they could no longer pay their staff or provide resources to their partners. Though much effort was put into trying to resolve the issue, on March 15th, Compassion's operations in India came to an end (click here to read the full story).
Singer/songwriter, Compassion spokesperson and longtime Rock & Worship Roadshow Tour speaker Shaun Groves recently took to social media to share his thoughts on the matter via a blog. Shaun's son Sambhaji was adopted from India five years ago, giving the Groves family a deeply personal perspective on the subject. Sambhaji sponsors a child named Ranjith who lives in the same small Indian village he once lived in. The two have[…] Source: Christian Music