Wednesday, April 25, 2018

A Thirst for the Gospel in Niger

Dusty paths created only by animals and foot traffic weave through sand and scattered brush throughout rural Niger. These "roads" are all that connect our evangelists with the numerous villages they visit each week. After traveling some of these … [Read more...]

Cambodia Students Learn How to Stay Healthy

“Our teachers used to teach the children in school to wash their hands, but we didn’t have a hand-washing station for them to practice,” said Yav Don, principal of Kouk Samrong Primary School in Cambodia. Kouk Samrong School has 239 students and e … [Read more...]

Escaping Death and Finding New Life in Christ

As her face turned suddenly cyanotic, her last breaths approached and she lost consciousness. Stella was already on the maximum amount of oxygen we could give her. I was not facing this moment as a life-saving, Third World missionary doctor who … [Read more...]

Love in a Rohingya Refugee Camp

“I would take her pain if possible,” Lyla told me. Lyla and I talked while her daughter, 8-year-old Sumaya, slept beside her on a bed in our Diphtheria Treatment Center. They came to the center because Sumaya's throat was so swollen she couldn’t e … [Read more...]

Earthquake Survivor Supports Family by Raising Chickens

My name is Surya Kumari Gurung from Aanga, Nepal. I have two sons and a daughter studying in grades seven, eight, and 10. My husband works as a mason and builds houses during the summer. His work subsides during the winter as it becomes too cold to … [Read more...]

Experiencing God’s Grace at a South Sudan Hospital

It’s a normal day in the maternity ward at Maban County Hospital in the Upper Nile region of South Sudan. Mothers are trickling in and out while others are laboring to give birth, and newborns are taking their first breath and letting out their c … [Read more...]

Why I Volunteer with Operation Christmas Child

Why do I have an Operation Christmas Child T-shirt for every day of the week (literally)? Why do I veer down the clearance aisle every time I go to the store just to pick up milk? Why do I share this amazing ministry with whoever will listen, … [Read more...]