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Africa / Stories

Just Surviving…

Mama Christine (as she is fondly referred to by her community) is raising her six children alone after she was widowed when devastation (perpetrated by rebels of a different faith) came to her community. Her traumatized neighbors wanted to flee from the area, but they didn’t have that option. “What will happen to us; where […]

Stories / Women's Cycle of Life

Women are not valued…until now!

In large parts of the developing world women get a very bad deal in being treated as the property of their husbands. Oftentimes, they are not valued in the way God intends for them to be valued, with even less respect than their husbands give to the animals they own! Your heart must be broken […]

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 […]

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 […]

Muslim / Prayer

Partner: Satan or God?

It’s easy to get overly-familiar with the Easter story. Some of us—myself included—have heard it all our lives. We don’t appreciate the power of Jesus expressed in the resurrection or the impact his power has on those who hear the good news for the first time. Does that resonate with you? I find it extremely […]

South Asia / Women's Cycle of Life

Open Doors

Have you ever had the experience of trying SO HARD to reach a goal and finding the door absolutely closed? And then, because God moves in, another door suddenly opens and the goal is achieved? Community change is often hard to attain. Let me tell you a sad story of a closed door. But it […]