Mission Doctors’ Blogs

Long-Term Service Blogs

Dr Martha in Cameroon

Join Dr. Martha Franz as she serves the people of Njinikom, Cameroon at St. Martin De Porres Hosptial. Martha, a young family practice doctor from Idaho shares the joys and challenges of life and service in rural Africa.

Burket Thoene Family Mission

Follow Dr. Brent Burket and Dr. Jennifer Thoene along with their four young children as serve for three years at rural St. Martin de Porres Hospital in Njinikom, Cameroon. Not their first mission with Mission Doctors Association; Brent and Jennifer along with their four children recently completed a three-year mission to Santiago Atitlan, Guatemala to serving at Hospitalito in the diocese of Sololá-Chimaltenango.  

Santa Clotilde Mission

Journey with Dr. Antoinette Lullo and Dr. Brian Medernach and their son Charlie as they serve the people of Santa Clotilde, Peru.  This is not Antoinette and Brian’s first medical mission trip, they have served in Guatemala, Dominican Republic, Rwanda, Malawi and in Santa Clotilde before serving with Mission Doctors.

Hakes in Cameroon

Jim and Terry Hake have just completed a three year, long-term mission to St. Martin de Porres Hospital in Njinikom, Cameroon. Visit their blog to read about their touching, hopeful and occasionally funny reflections on their service.

A Step Along the Way

Dr. Richard and Mrs. Loretta Stoughton have completed their long-term assignment at St. Theresa’s Hospital in rural Zimbabwe, but their service never ends.  Visit their blog to read about how St. Theresa’s remains a beacon of hope for the people of Zimbabwe.

Short-Term Service Blogs

Bowen Medical Mission

Carol’s Mission

Cavanagh Missions

Codas on Mission

Dr. Malphus in Africa

Maria and Milan’s Mission

Shisong Heart Call

Stitch of Hope

Ungers in Cameroon