Extending Hope Beyond our Walls

By |2019-06-25T18:58:11+00:00February 26th, 2019|Egbe Hospital, Revitalization Updates|

It’s hard to put into words the deep gratitude the Egbe people express for the tremendous progress made by the Egbe Hospital Revitalization Project since inception. For much of the hospital team and the Egbe community, the hospital represents a sense of hope and offers a tangible demonstration of God’s love. Recently, 96 people from [...]

Celebrating Achievements in 2018

By |2019-01-21T15:57:00+00:00January 21st, 2019|Egbe Hospital|

We join with Dr. Anthony Joseph, the Medical Director of ECWA Hospital Egbe to, “praise God for another year ending with wonderful testimonies for the hospital.”   We thank YOU, our partners around the globe, for your continued support which impacts lives daily. Highlights in 2018: 14,541 Out-patients, with 3,763 being new patients 1,634 In-patients 1,669 [...]

This Wandering Heart, Week 6: Egbe

By |2018-09-26T19:27:09+00:00September 20th, 2018|Egbe Hospital, Egbe Life & Ministries|

I wanted to write to update you all about my experiences as I traveled last week to Egbe to observe in the hospital there. Egbe is about 11 hours’ drive from Jos, and the group I traveled with split the drive down to Egbe into two days, with a night of rest in Abuja. [...]

My Experience at Egbe Hospital

By |2018-09-26T19:27:51+00:00September 20th, 2018|Egbe Hospital, Egbe Life & Ministries|

I’ve had the privilege of traveling to Egbe with a few other SIM short term associates during the month of July. My experience with Egbe was so amazing, and it was definitely worth the long drive! I was only in Egbe officially for about a week, but during that week, my schedule consisted of [...]

#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 [...]

Talitha cumi (little girl, arise)

By |2017-08-28T14:53:57+00:00August 28th, 2017|Egbe Hospital|

“I just admitted another one! How many more times is this gonna happen?” Frustrated and needing to vent, I plopped down in a chair in my  co-worker’s  office having just admitted a 4 year old girl, Rachel, who was comatose. It wasn’t just malaria she was fighting against, oh no, her little body was also [...]

My Weakness, God’s Strength

By |2017-06-13T20:42:52+00:00June 13th, 2017|Egbe Hospital|

On my fifth trip into Nigeria, I expected everything to be, well, "normal" from the perspective of a 5th trip "veteran."  I expected to see suffering people, and bad infrastructure, and the failures and struggles of the Nigerian government.  So I was "prepared," but I quickly came face to face with the hurting in [...]