Posts tagged purpose


Hassane’s Farewell

by on Thursday, November 5, 2015 at 7:13 pm

Personally, I had the privilege to work very closely with Hassane, and to see with my own eyes the love he has for everyone and the goodness of his heart. I have witnessed his love of our patients, their parents, and of our personnel, and seen him demonstrate this love over and over again, either through providing prayer, counseling, advice, or just friendly conversation. I have also seen him give of himself in every way.

Mead Minutes: Following God, Finding Purpose

by on Monday, November 2, 2015 at 4:28 pm

God made me a missionary and sent us to Africa! Looking back, my life had been preparation for just such a calling. Let me share a secret: As long as you are in God’s will, any place will be fine. You will always be living life complete and in His grip.

Cultivating an Eternal Perspective

by on Friday, August 19, 2011 at 6:45 am

The patients we treat in our hospitals face unbelievable trials in life. They often wouldn’t describe it that way, but truthfully, children with disabilities and the families of these children endure suffering on many very real levels. Physically, economically, emotionally – it’s hard for Westerners to truly grasp the challenges that life holds for these […]

A Purpose Or a Punishment

by on Friday, June 11, 2010 at 11:03 am

Recently a legislator made national news by making a comment that was interpreted to be a claim that disabled children are basically a punishment from God on mothers who have had an abortion. After many called for an explanation of the lawmaker’s comments, he claimed his remarks were misrepresented and taken out of context. Regardless […]

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