Visits to a local mission hospital

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Karissa and Rae Ann both expressed an interest in visiting clinics and hospitals while we’re in Niger.  We were very fortunate that the doctor at the local mission hospital was willing to let them shadow him a couple of mornings … Continued

Food in Niger

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Last Fall, many generous people in the US gave money to the Remember Niger Coalition so that all of the kindergarten students and the most needy students would be given a meal each day. I was very happy to see … Continued

Busy and Hot

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I took Ruth to the airport in Niamey this past Tuesday night. Hopefully, she made it back to her home in Minnesota by now! Niamey is like all big cities in that everyone seems to be in a hurry. Also, … Continued

Food Crisis

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Niger is facing its worst food crisis in its history with almost half the population – or 7.3 million people – in desperate need of food.  While famine is a chronic problem for Niger, it is particularly dire this year … Continued