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 [...]

Fueled by Compassion and Love

By |2018-03-06T19:48:10+00:00March 6th, 2018|Egbe Life & Ministries|

Let me share with you one of the stories of lives changed because of Christ. While Sunday a young man was stopping to wash himself in the local way, which was to drop a rubber pail into a well and pull the water up and wash yourself. This particular day he tells me that there [...]

Return to Egbe

By |2018-02-02T17:07:49+00:00January 30th, 2018|Egbe Life & Ministries|

It’s been five years since I first experienced the rugged, and sometimes delicate, beauty of Egbe, Nigeria.  What a joy it was to return!  To see and experience the incredible transformation at the hospital and all over the compound was amazing.  In addition to the administrative staff who worked out all the details of [...]

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 [...]