Egbe, Kogi State, Nigeria Revisited

By |2017-12-21T21:54:56+00:00December 21st, 2017|Egbe Life & Ministries|

Thank you to the Campion family and the ECWA Egbe Hospital Revitalization Team for enabling me to spend another 2 weeks at the Egbe Hospital site. I think the team members used me gently because I was the senior member on this trip. I bet there are a lot of other 79 year olds [...]

Makutu-Isanlu, Kogi State, Nigeria Revisited

By |2017-12-21T21:31:47+00:00December 21st, 2017|Egbe Life & Ministries|

On Sunday morning, Oct. 22, Rev. Femi Joshua, whom my wife Ann & I met in 2011, & Rev. Osasona Emmanuel picked me up for a 2 day visit to Makutu-Isanlu, the town that was my home for the first six years of my life. Ann & I had spent a Monday afternoon in [...]

Reflections of My Journey

By |2017-12-21T21:00:10+00:00December 21st, 2017|Egbe Life & Ministries|

September was a month that I've been thinking about for years. Since my first mission trip to Honduras in 2014, God placed a huge burden in my heart for the unreached. However, I want to rewind this story a bit further and be completely honest with you. Since I began high school, I've been so [...]

Courage To Live!

By |2017-12-13T14:50:30+00:00December 13th, 2017|Egbe Life & Ministries|

The atmosphere in the exam room was somber as both wife and husband silently considered the implications of the medical plan I was explaining. It involved at least seven months of frequent visits to the hospital, monitoring of mom, monitoring of baby, tests, medications, admissions, risk, an unsure outcome; expenses loaded on expenses for [...]

Celebrating Milestones at Egbe Hospital

By |2017-11-29T19:15:39+00:00November 29th, 2017|Revitalization Updates|

In October we travelled to Egbe to join the local chiefs, community leaders, and hospital staff in dedicating a new mortuary located on the hospital premises. This celebration marked a key milestone for the hospital and the community. The chiefs glowed with gratitude and pride that the town of Egbe could now offer a [...]

#Giving Tuesday – The Power of Giving

By |2017-11-29T19:17:34+00:00November 28th, 2017|Egbe Hospital|

#GivingTuesday is a day where millions in North America join with those around the world to further the impact they are making in their communities at home and abroad. Egbe Hospital provides a lifeline in rural Africa for the suffering who have no place to turn for healthcare, surgery or maternity needs. In the [...]

Turning Impossibilities into Possibilities… One Shipping Container at a Time

By |2017-09-22T14:58:36+00:00September 22nd, 2017|Revitalization Updates|

In 2011we faced what seemed like an impossible task. How were we going to get supplies and equipment to rebuild Egbe Hospital located in a very remote area miles from any port or major city? That task became even more daunting when told “You’ll never get a container into Nigeria.” And yet, it was [...]

Sharing About Our Experience in Egbe

By |2017-09-22T13:17:27+00:00September 22nd, 2017|Egbe Life & Ministries|

We recently had the privilege of a travelling to Nigeria to visit our son Ben, who had been working with SIM at the ECWA Hospital in Egbe. What a wonderful trip this was! Although we had travelled a lot to different countries, we had never been to any in Africa. So this was a [...]