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Feb 1, 2023
Nursing: A Window to the Gospel

Nursing: A Window to the Gospel

Christina Huffman

Nursing is a window to share about the True Healer, and it’s neat when God gives those opportunities in-clinic! One of the neatest experiences to me was sharing the gospel …

Jan 18, 2023
Where Just One Trip Can Lead

Where Just One Trip Can Lead

This month we're celebrating 24 trips with Steve and Mona James! Steve and Mona first came to MMO nearly twelve years ago, and have served locally and overseas with this …

Dec 23, 2022
One Generation

One Generation

Kelly Edmondson

  “Our native tongue, the Arawak language, is nearly dead,” says the chief.  He wears a button-up shirt with navy blue pants and his voice is soft and kind.  “There …

Nov 16, 2022
Anywhere but Africa

Anywhere but Africa

Lauren Cathers

Growing up I dreamed of exploring the sparkling city of Paris and traveling the world. One night, a missionary spoke at my church, and I remember thinking, “God, maybe I …

Nov 9, 2022
One Insulin Pump’s Journey

One Insulin Pump’s Journey

Hannah Bender

Type I Diabetes. As a type 1 diabetic, I can tell you firsthand of the fear and anxiety surrounding this diagnosis. Imagine the additional anxiety when receiving this diagnosis while …

Oct 20, 2022
What God Does in the Ordinary

What God Does in the Ordinary

Kelly Keller

I almost didn’t get to go to South Africa due to circumstances at home. This entire trip from beginning to end has taught me, and reinforced several things in my …

Sep 19, 2022
Non-Medical Missions Outreach: Thoughts from a Non-Medical Professional Team Member

Non-Medical Missions Outreach: Thoughts from a Non-Medical Professional Team Member

Frances Pass

The drive to the airport before a fresh adventure always holds a lot for me. Anticipation, excitement, and the anxious internal run-through to make sure I didn’t forget anything. Sometimes …

Aug 8, 2022
God in the Details

God in the Details

On my first MMO mission trip, I got to see God work in an especially amazing way. I had never heard of Medical Missions Outreach in 2020 when my missions …

Jul 13, 2022
Mental Health on the Mission Field

Mental Health on the Mission Field

Bethany Berendsen

Did you know that July is National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month? This started back in July 2008 by Bebe Moore Campbel. Minority communities tend to have fewer, or the …

Jun 22, 2022
God At Work in Malawi

God At Work in Malawi

Charley Threet

Malawi was not my first choice.  I had originally wanted to go to another country in another month but was quickly discouraged because the PTO requests put in for that …