From the Head to the Heart

From the Head to the Heart

Sofia Nalangay is a 14 year old girl from the Philippines. Her father was imprisoned due to criminal activity and was later released in 2008.  After the incident, her mother left the family without any warning, and her whereabouts are still unknown.  Sofia is the...
Pastor Harold Lovestrand

Pastor Harold Lovestrand

Harold Lawrence Bernard Lovestrand, 93, was called home by his Savior and Lord on August 8, 2019. He worked for the fairest, yet the most merciful, boss possible. Throughout his years as a missionary, pastor, and in various supplemental jobs, other people signed his...
“Little girl, I say to you, arise…”

“Little girl, I say to you, arise…”

Angeles Mileidy Chinchay Santos is a ten-year-old girl from Peru who was born with muscular dystrophy. Walking was impossible for her. When she was little the doctors thought she had hip dislocations, so she had her first surgery when she was three. One day when...
Building Healthy Change Together

Building Healthy Change Together

For most of us in the Western world, going to the doctor is a simple enough task. We hop in our cars, drive to the office, fill out some paperwork, get checked out, and our doctors are able to help. But that’s not the same story for many, even in 2019.  Decent medical...
Ioana – A Story of Forgiveness and Healing

Ioana – A Story of Forgiveness and Healing

Ioana is an elderly patient living in Romania who visited our Diaconia Medical Clinic some time ago. After the consultation, she went to the pharmacy to pick up her prescribed medicines. Our nurse in the pharmacy, Marcela, is a very devout Christian lady. She struck...