An elderly gentleman came to the hospital with a tumor on his head. When asked how long the tumor had been there, he said 40 years! So why, after 40 years, did he finally come to the hospital? Over the past week, it had been growing significantly in size and it was painful. Besides that, […]
In many of Ghana’s rural churches, members don’t have money to tithe but faithfully bring a percentage of their harvest as an offering to the Lord.
Watch a vlog documenting our journey from Virginia to our home in Ghana!
William uses a nearly 100-year-old film camera to make a unique portrait of the king of Mamprugu.
Heidi performs a rare procedure to remove a years-old piece of dead bone from a young woman’s arm.
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Paul Jenkins explores questions about representation, cultural context, and historical meaning in a photograph by Basel Mission doctor Rudolf Fisch. The photograph was taken at the beginning of the 20th century in Akwapim, the traditional Akon Kingdom in Ghana.
“You don’t catch a disease by saying ‘Good morning!’ ” – A Mamprusi Proverb