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A Leap of Faith

Before coming to Youth With A Mission (YWAM) Perth, I was staffing at the YWAM base in Belgium. Growing up, I had a passion to … Continued

By Tae
on Apr 6, 2016

Healthcare

For the Least of These

Remembering Delphine Lemaire While teaching on malnutrition, Kathy Kennedy shared a powerful story about 4-year-old Mary (name changed for privacy) and former YWAMer Delphine Lemaire. Mary was … Continued

By Sung Heun
on Mar 31, 2016

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Hero to the Hopeless

Week three of the Primary Healthcare school was focused on nutrition, child survival, human trafficking, aboriginal health, and other important issues in developing nations. Our speaker … Continued

By Tae
on Mar 17, 2016

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Methamphetamines are Affecting Aboriginal Youth

On television, you may have noticed the growing number of commercials addressing the use of Methamphetamines (crystal meth, ice, speed, etc). In the news, you … Continued

By Heather Kuhl
on Mar 10, 2016

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Healing through the Power of Compassion

I was astounded by the inhumanity and injustice of this world. Knots formed in my stomach and an overwhelming sense of anguish and disgust settled … Continued

By suzannamiller
on Mar 4, 2016

Healthcare

What Truly Matters?

The following is written by a student of the 2016 Medical Missions School. “My name is Chloe Bradley. I am a 20-year old Certified Nursing Assistant from Bozeman, Montana. … Continued

By Sung Heun
on Feb 26, 2016

Healthcare

Nepal – Simple Burn Care Changes a Life

Its our third day holding clinics in the hot sun under the branches of two large trees in a Nepali village. We must have seen … Continued

By Hannah Keith
on Jul 29, 2015

Healthcare

Freedom from Addiction

A testimony written by a previous IPHC student Katy: “At our first clinic in Biratnagar I was doing a check up on a man who … Continued

By Jaimee Caramay
on Jul 13, 2015

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God Heals

Corrie, a previous IPHC student – In Ilam, Nepal, a girl around 11 years old came to one of the clinics we held. She was … Continued

By Jaimee Caramay
on Feb 6, 2015

Healthcare

An Inspiring First Week

Story written by a past Orientation to Medical Missions student: It was really great to come together with the rest of my class for the … Continued

By Kathy Kennedy
on Feb 3, 2015

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Camilla’s First Week in IPHC

Written by Camilla, who did the IPHC: I had been preparing to come to the Introduction to Primary Health Care School for a while, and … Continued

By Melisa B
on Sep 8, 2014

Healthcare

Reflecting on Life in Medical Missions

It had been a very full day at the hospital. Though, really, there were very few days in Temeke District Hospital that weren’t full. With … Continued

By Sarah Lenz
on Apr 25, 2014