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Support Your Passion!

By medsenddev | September 15, 2017 | Comments Off on Support Your Passion!

In celebration of MedSend’s 25th anniversary, we are pleased to offer our Giving Guide, which presents exciting new ways to partner with us in extending God’s love through global healthcare missions. GO TO THE GIVING GUIDE        

I saw the Gospel today.

By medsenddev | September 11, 2017 |

By Stephanie Cox, Au.D. I met 2-year-old Joshua today. As a result of a difficult labor and oxygen deprivation at birth, he has cerebral palsy and cognitive impairment and he is blind. His parents brought him in to see me because they thought he was also deaf, but today’s test showed otherwise. When I delivered…

From Death to Life

By medsenddev | August 23, 2017 | Comments Off on From Death to Life

“Jesus told her, ‘I am the resurrection and the life. Anyone who believes in me will live, even after dying.’”  John 11:25 By MedSend physician Elizabeth Elliott, MD It was the worst single day of obstetrics that I have ever experienced. Just about every complication of pregnancy that I know was in my little jungle…

Wish Dr. Topazian a Happy Birthday!

By medsenddev | July 10, 2017 | Comments Off on Wish Dr. Topazian a Happy Birthday!

Please use the form below to send a birthday greeting to Dr. Topazian by July 25, 2017. You may send photos or illustrations to alexis@medsend.org. Or if you wish to mail a card, send it by July 23 to: MedSend, 999 Oronoque Lane, Stratford, Ct 06614. Thank you! [contact-form][contact-field label=’Name’ type=’name’ required=’1’/][contact-field label=’Email’ type=’email’ required=’1’/][contact-field…

A Bold Vision for Africa!

By medsenddev | June 29, 2017 | Comments Off on A Bold Vision for Africa!

Three Award-winning Eye Doctors Make Lasting Impact Many moms cry when they first see their children at birth. But the tears of Dr. John Cropsey’s patient were especially sweet when she gazed on her seven-month-old son for the first time, thanks to surgery that restored her sight. “She was beaming from ear to ear and…

An Open Letter to the Boy Who Wiggled His Eyebrows

By medsenddev | June 26, 2017 |

By Melody Miller, RN Nighttime has always been my favorite. My favorite time to eat, work, read, and play. The air is fresh and my mind miraculously clears with the setting sun. On that fateful day, I stayed at work a little late to tick the final things off my list. I don’t know about…

25 Years Of MedSend

By medsenddev | June 22, 2017 | Comments Off on 25 Years Of MedSend

Praising God for 25 Years

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Committed to His Call

By medsenddev | June 22, 2017 | Comments Off on Committed to His Call

Our 25th Anniversary highlights some of the amazing things that happen when God’s people work together to extend His love through global healthcare. We think you’ll be as thrilled as we are to see some of the ways God has blessed and use this ministry over the lat 25 years. Click or tap on the…

Jansen and Boardman Join MedSend Team

By medsenddev | June 5, 2017 | Comments Off on Jansen and Boardman Join MedSend Team

MedSend recently welcomed two senior staff members to the ministry’s team. “As we celebrate our 25th anniversary, I’m pleased to announce the strategic hiring of Dr. Perry Jansen and Morgan Boardman, seasoned professionals who will help shape the future success of this ministry,” said MedSend President & CEO Rick Allen. Dr. Jansen has been named Senior…

“Fat” Faith

By medsenddev | May 9, 2017 |

By Robin Crowell, MPAS, PA-C

Poverty… a name that immediately brings Africa to your mind. But why? What exactly does this word “poverty” mean?

“A deficiency of necessary or desirable ingredients, qualities, etc.”

Why do we always assume that refers to money? Yes, a component of a poverty-stricken land is lack of monetary means. By these standards, anyone would consider Zambia poor. From the outside looking in, you can see the statistics. Over 64% of the population lives below the “poverty line.” (Living on less than $1.90 per day, or just under 20 kwacha). For the new foreigner coming to Zambia, you can see “poverty” everywhere you walk, particularly in the rural areas. Considering the worldly view, Zambia is poor…

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