As summer ends and fall’s crisp air arrives, we all gear up for the upcoming season. School is back in session, vacations are ending, and organizations and churches launch new initiatives and programs that build momentum toward their mission. Everything runs at a little faster pace, and at the end of the day, we find … Continue reading Making Your Life Count
Dr. Kent Brantly, medical director for Samaritan’s Purse Ebola Consolidated Case Management Center contracted Ebola while caring for patients in Liberia this past July. Less than a month later, he was released from Emory University Hospital in Atlanta after completing his recovery from the deadly virus. “Today is a miraculous day. I am thrilled to be … Continue reading A Walking Miracle: Dr. Kent Brantly Released from Emory Hospital
I had the pleasure of watching my four-year old grandson, Lucas, this week. He was washing his hands after playing outside and seemed to be in no hurry to finish! I said to him, good job, Lucas, now turn off the water. He said, I’m still washing my hands, Mimi! I went downstairs for a … Continue reading A Lesson in Hand Washing: It’s Up to Me
If you've ever wondered how to create a successful online fundraising campaign, you don’t have to look any farther than Clare Sayas on Team Never Settle. Clare is celebrating her 25th birthday today, but she began counting down to the exciting milestone 25 days ago. You see, Clare is known for hosting epic birthday shin digs. I've … Continue reading Campaign to Watch: Clare Sayas Shares 25 Reasons to Do Good in the World
Samaritan’s Purse doctor Kent Brantly, who contracted the Ebola virus while treating patients in Liberia, is now back home in the United States. A medical evacuation plane equipped with a special containment unit arrived at Dobbins Air Force Base in Atlanta today at 11:20 a.m. ET. Dr. Brantly was then transported to Emory University Hospital. … Continue reading Doctor Kent Brantly infected with Ebola Safely Back in U.S.