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Africa / Children / Health

Nigerian Crisis—Women and Children In Need!

Women and children were among the nearly 250 people violently killed in a recent attack in the Plateau State of Nigeria by Fulani herdsmen against predominantly Christian farming communities. Twelve villages were destroyed. Our partners in the Nigerian CHE network immediately responded to the crisis, as several of the affected communities are CHE communities.  Last […]

CHE / Children / Health / Women's Cycle of Life

Standing with us.

Dear Friends,             When we moved from Texas to the Central Valley of California, the easiest thing to adjust to, was the heat! Then came all the other logistical issues, but they are all now completed and since the first of June, I have been focusing on taking over the responsibilities of overseeing this amazing […]

Children / Health / Women's Cycle of Life

Simple training can make a huge difference.

Dear Friends, Greetings as spring begins to arrive with its promise of new life. It also reminds me of the arrival of my own two children, now grown with children of their own. Do you have such memories too? New life is so special. It’s different in many parts of the world. Birth often comes […]

Children / Health / Uncategorized / Women's Cycle of Life

Join us…

 Save a baby and you save a family… Join us from January to March to raise awareness and funding for Women’s Cycle of Life Trainings around the world. Women’s Cycle of Life (WCL) provides a curriculum which deals with women’s health issues—from adolescence to child-bearing/care of children to menopause. Relational issues concerning mothers-in-law, forgiveness, gossip and many […]

CHE / Children / Health / PNG

“It Was Only a Simple Health Education Lesson!”

Dear Friends, This Christmas I looked for a simple heart-warming story that might leave you in awe of the range of blessings brought by Jesus’ coming to earth. Perhaps you can relate to the wonder of God’s taking an everyday, plain tool to reach deeply into the heart of a tough young man. Perhaps you […]

CHE / Children

Ever feel frustrated?

Have you ever felt frustrated by the way some young people focus their abundant energy? Gang activities, drugs, alcohol, and, in general, creating a mess are problems worldwide. However, let me share a story that has a happier ending. A group of young people formed a youth Community Health Evangelism (CHE) group in Antique, one […]

Children / Church / Health / Prayer / Uncategorized

Faced with a choice.

When faced with a choice, do you like to have some good, hard facts to guide you? I suspect you may be like me. You feel more comfortable making a decision when several bits of evidence all lead in the same direction. I would like to tell you a set of stories from Novion, Haiti. […]

Children / Prayer / Uncategorized

Prayer is Critical!

We often say it. Yet our actions do not always back up our words. PRAYER IS CRITICAL! It is essential to everything Medical Ambassadors International (MAI) does. In addition, it is crucial to everything you do. However, if you are like me, prayer is sometimes what I resort to when nothing else is working. Do […]

Children / Church

Endless Need?

I know that Christmas is a time of joy for many people. However, I also know that it can be a time of frustration, too. Perhaps you are frustrated because there are more needs than you can possibly meet. Perhaps you are stunned by the recent terrorist atrocities against innocent people in places like Paris […]

Children / Health

Children Open Doors

Change is not something that comes easily. Have you found that to be true? In any group of people, it takes some kind of impetus to bring a desire for change. Across all cultures, one effective motivation is the love of parents for their kids and the hope that their children be happy and well. […]