Hope for a rejected widow with leprosy

Hope for a rejected widow with leprosy

“Why don’t you just run away? Why don’t you just die? . . . because of you there is all this trouble for our family!” Manya’s* father shouted as he eyed her with disgust. Twenty-five-year-old Manya stared at her blotchy skin—the dreaded sign of leprosy. This disease...
God’s mercy in the form of a food parcel

God’s mercy in the form of a food parcel

Banjey from Liberia spent the last eighteen years of widowhood without family. Her children left the area during Liberia’s civil war and never returned. This seventy-year-old widow survives by the mercy of her neighbors. The generosity of CAM supporters also shows...
Leprosy—a terrible disease (Children’s Story)

Leprosy—a terrible disease (Children’s Story)

We read in the Bible about a terrible disease called leprosy. When people get this disease, they sometimes can’t feel pain. Leprosy affects people’s nerves. When they walk over glass, stick their hand in hot water or fire, or accidently scrape off their skin, people...