Meet Bibiana

Dr. Bibiana MacLeod, M.D. went to Haiti from Argentina as a Missionary doctor, but it took four years for her to realize that people were still getting sick in their communities and she needed a different approach. Bibiana learned Community Health Evangelism (CHE) from Medical Ambassadors International (MAI). After working with MAI as a coordinator […]

Meet Sharon

In Ethiopia approximately 27 million people are living in poverty. Given the lack of access and control over resources and many discriminatory traditional customs, women comprise a majority of those living in absolute poverty.  According to the United Nations, 75% percent of women are illiterate. Even though primary education is being promoted, early marriage of […]

A Special Guest for Thanksgiving!

From all of us at Medical Ambassadors, we want to wish you and your family a Blessed Thanksgiving! This year, we are doing something exceptional for Thanksgiving. We are asking that you: Please reserve a place at your Thanksgiving table for a “virtual guest” as you celebrate with your family & friends. Your “virtual guest” is a […]

Meet Lia

Cape Verde is a country in West Africa. It’s made up of a region of islands collectively known as Macaronesia. Cape Verde has won a positive reputation in promoting what is considered the most stable democracy in Africa, a standard of living higher than most African nations, however, poverty is still a main problem and […]

CHE is in his blood!

Community Health Evangelism (CHE) certainly creates some interesting individuals! This month’s story is about one such individual whom I had the privilege of meeting on a trip to Uganda. I was in deep conversation with the CHE coordinator of the diocese, as our jeep turned into a village. ”You wanted to meet a CHE champion […]

The battle against COVID-19 continues…

The COVID-19 crisis continues to keep us fully engaged all over the world! This month we would like to provide you with a quick update about our battle with COVID-19. When we launched into action across the world several months ago, we shared a story with you from the DRC. However, the fight continues in […]

MAI selected as “Top 10” Ministry for highest ROI

Tim Barker, Founder of ROI Ministry (ROIM), was concerned when reading data published in 2001 from one of the most collaborative and exhaustive research projects ever completed revealing the Church’s use of God’s resources. Data was gathered by World Christian Trends Research from hundreds of Christian professors, researchers, ministry and denominational leaders, including some of […]

180° Change!

The Covid-19 outbreak is a global phenomenon. Even small children can explain the virus graphic, although they cannot understand why their parents are keeping them from going out to meet their friends! Every CHE person is talking about how to prevent the disease. As I read through multiple reports, one story particularly caught my attention. […]

COVID-19 Response in Cape Verde, Africa

Medical Ambassadors is on the ground running with great CHE workers like Lia Veiga. Last week, Lia delivered food bags to 130 families in Cape Verde.  Keeping in mind MAI’s holistic approach, her team included information about COVID-19 as well as flyers that spoke of spiritual and emotional topics. Although there is great need in […]

Never too far gone!

As we celebrate Mothers’ day, I cannot help remembering my own mother who went to be with the Lord a few years ago. She had lived a very comfortable and full life, and my siblings and I have very fond memories of her. She was loving and caring, and she often suffered from various medical […]