Nakshatra is a joyful young girl. She lives with her parents and brother. Nakshatra’s father is a photographer in a photo studio. His monthly earnings are meager. Unfortunately, the family can not afford to give their daughter a proper education. Nakshatra’s paternal grandparents are leprosy victims who are cared for by AMG. They are converted Christians belonging to a lowly community. Nakshatra’s parents desire that she received an education so that she can better her future. Thank you for supporting Nakshatra and investing in her life. At the childcare center, she will receive nutritious meals, medical care, tutoring, and spiritual guidance. Now, she has the opportunity to grow into a mature servant of Jesus Christ. May God bless you.
Visakhapatnam Child Development Center
The Visakhapatnam Child Development Center shines the light of the Gospel in communities impacted by other religions. Twice a day children hear from God?s Word and have times of prayer. In addition, the staff provides children with nutritious meals, school uniforms and supplies, educational assistance, and medical treatment. Children are encouraged to attend Sunday School where they are taught the truth of Christianity. Once a week students are also taught Bible lessons at the center.
India is a large country in South Asia. The majority of the population follows Hinduism and Islam, but there are many Christians as well. Many residents are very poor and suffer from diseases such as HIV/AIDS and leprosy. Alcoholism is prevalent and children often come from broken families due to divorce. India sometimes experiences droughts and intense heat making the need for clean water very important. The caste system was technically abolished, but its remnants still affect many in society today.