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by Lauren Statuto Bevan

“The biggest disease today is not leprosy or tuberculosis, but rather, the feeling of being unwanted”   Mother Teresa

All of the sudden our car sputtered and stopped. We were in the middle of rush hour traffic in Cap-Haitien, Haiti, and the horns started blaring immediately.  “What’s going on?” I asked from the back seat.  “I don’t know, maybe it’s the battery?” our team leader Karen replied.

One great aspect of mission work is that I am able to meet people who live lives far removed, both in distance and culture, from mine.  It is wonderful and fun to connect with different people, despite a language barrier.  I am continuously reminded of my humanity and that essentially people ar
The Health of Ghana"

"Call me sister," Suzie, the midwife, said with a gentle voice and warm smile as she introduced herself to the simulated patient about to deliver a preterm baby.  We were evaluating the Helping Babies Breathe training that she had participated in 6 months prior.  My head knew this was only a simulation, but in that moment I was half expect