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Chance meeting means healing for Gali

by on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 9:31 pm

“His father wants nothing to do with him because of his condition,” Gali’s mother tells us, her voice heavy with sadness. “[Gali’s father] will not give money for food or…

Chisomo means grace

by on Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 9:46 pm

Chisomo was one of CURE’s very first patients when BEIT CURE Malawi first opened its doors in 2002. Born with bilateral cavovarus foot, she had several operations throughout 2003 for…

Abel’s new opportunity

by on Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 2:39 pm

While at the children’s home, two visiting Canadian doctors were playing with Abel and noticed that his eyes were “sunsetting.”

What they found in the dirt

by on Monday, June 12, 2017 at 7:05 pm

A friend of mine sent me a video the other day, and I almost couldn’t believe what I was seeing. You can see it for yourself, but if you don’t…

What Precious Can Do

by on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 6:28 pm

Things Precious can do: 1. Make requests about her needs, especially as they pertain to footwear, while offering a free tutorial on how to make the perfect duck face.  One…

A mother’s joy: Jaden’s story

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“Come quick! They have removed the casts and I can already see the difference!” I could feel her excitement when I read Loria’s text message. In a hurry, I grabbed my camera,…

A patient’s journey: Grandma’s Miracle

by on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 9:54 pm

A small medical table sits in a room waiting with a bucket of warm water next to it. It has been a long day and prayers have been said for…

Why do you do this?

by on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at 10:02 pm

Martena is three years old. She and her brother, Gerges, have suffered from cerebral palsy since the day they were born. As a result, their legs have not developed normally,…

The voice Cherilyn found

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The first two times I asked Cherilyn what happened on the day she broke her leg, she told me she didn’t really remember. Her face showed some of the emotions…

I won’t forget

by on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 8:00 am

It took less than 60 seconds of exchanging smiles with Agnes for her to start talking with me. She only spoke a little bit of English but used every word at her disposal to talk about Maureen, of whom she couldn’t be more proud. Soon, Agnes was holding my hand in the back of the ambulance, smiling and laughing and telling stories.

Then, she turned serious. “We are suffering,” she said. I looked back at her a bit confused because we were just talking about how happy she was now that Maureen was healed. I asked her to explain. She told me that they were hungry, that they needed food, and that they suffer.

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