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Meeting Jeff



Once in a while, child sponsors get the opportunity to come to India to meet their sponsor children. What an incredibly special thing! To be face to face with the child that stole your heart from afar, who you’ve been thinking of and praying for. This was kind of my experience with meeting Jeff. Except when I met him, I wasn’t sponsoring him (yet.) In fact it was meeting him and the effect that had on me that led to me feeling like I absolutely had no choice but become a part of his life.

Jeff lives at Faith Home, specifically in Faith Orange, with six other foster brothers. Most of them, like Jeff, are in wheelchairs or have limited mobility. Jeff was born with cerebral palsy and because of that he has difficulty controlling his muscle movement. He is thirteen years old, has big brown eyes, and a fantastic smile. Jeff total