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Healing Hands: Successful Medical Mission in Olango Island, Philippines

The Healing Hands, a relief project of Saint Luke Society (SLS), successfully conducted a medical mission in Olango Island, Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu, Philippines, on January 27th and 28th, 2024. The mission provided free medical services to over 500 local residents and marked the fifth overseas medical mission organized by Healing Hands in the Philippines. Despite its proximity to Cebu City, Olango Island lacks adequate medical facilities, leaving many residents without access to healthcare. The medical

SLS Members Commemorate Christmas Globally

The members and leaders of the Saint Luke Society joyously celebrated the birth of Jesus Christ during a worldwide Christmas retreat. Across the US, Asia Pacific, and Latin America, participants actively engaged in praise and worship, attended Bible lectures, and took part in prayer meetings, and enlightening sermons. The event, held from December 22nd to 25th, was a testament to overflowing grace and the love of the Lord, fostering an atmosphere of heartfelt gratitude for

EMAK Seminar Successfully Held in Korea

The seminar titled ‘Cheongra Spirit and Free Korea’ hosted by the Evangelical Medical Association of Korea (EMAK) and managed by Saint Luke Society took place successfully on November 25th at Gwangjin Central Church in Daegu, Korea Following the worship service in Part 1, there were welcoming remarks by President Shin Myung Seop of EMAK, followed by a lecture delivered by Elder Jeon Jaegyu. Elder Jeon, a theologian and a medical doctor who served as the

SLS Healing Hands Conducts Preparatory Site Visit for the 5th Medical Mission

The 2-night, 3-day trip took place in the Olango Island region, a 30-minute boat ride from Mactan-Cebu International Airport in Cebu, Philippines. The preliminary visit was conducted in collaboration with the local Korean missionary, Pastor Lee Seong-gwang, in preparation for the medical mission. The mission will be carried out in partnership with the Olango Zion Church on Olango Island. To ensure the safety of the medical mission on the island, the team met with representatives

SLS Concludes the 21st GA with Abundant Grace

The 21st SLS General Assembly concluded with an overflow of God’s grace on September 17th. This year, the GA was held onsite for the first time in a few years since the pandemic began. This time, the GA was conducted by each region in a hybrid format, combining both online and in-person participation.  This year’s conference brought together delegates from different continents, combining both online and offline sessions. The theme for the 2023 GA was

SLS China’s Medical Outreach in Kunming City: Bringing Comfort to the Community

On August 25th and 26th, Saint Luke Society China carried out their first medical service event in Kunming city, Yunnan province. Pastor Simon and a dedicated team of seven doctors from SLS China participated in this three-day initiative, which was organized under the guidance of the Holy Spirit. After more than two months of preparation, SLS China established a meaningful partnership with the “Morning Light Gospel Center” in Kunming. This center specializes in assisting individuals

SLS Latin America Holds Leadership Workshop

Saint Luke Society Latin America organized a leadership workshop that commenced on August 14th, 2023, in Colombia. Leaders from Colombia, Brazil, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela, Ecuador, and the Dominican Republic attended the workshop, which aimed to equip them with practical mission strategies for both online and onsite evangelism. In the initial session, participants received a comprehensive guide to virtual evangelism, with a specific emphasis on social network design management. Subsequently, they engaged in theoretical and practical

Healing Hands Concludes Medical Outreach Treating 1300 Residents in The Philippines

The 4th medical outreach organized by Healing Hands and co-hosted by Saint Luke Society (SLS), Jesus World Mission (JWMC) the Presbyterian Church, and the Pandi City of Bulacan was successfully conducted from July 14th to 16th providing medical care to over 1,300 residents in the slum area of Pandi, Philippines. The Bulacan Pandi region of the Philippines is a representative slum created by relocating residents of Manila’s garbage town, and most of the residents here

Saint Luke Society Africa Hosted Prayer Conference, “The Awaken,”

“The Awaken” is a prayer conference organized on June 3rd and 4th, 2023 to bring Christian medical practitioners together to pray and share the Word of God. The purpose of this conference was to foster unity among medical professionals, deepen their relationship with God, and encourage spiritual growth. A total of 76 individuals registered for the program. During the conference, they fervently prayed for the healing of the sick, the fulfillment of God’s Word, and

SLS Korea Conducts Healing Hands Medical Services

On May 14th, Saint Luke Society Korea conducted a philanthropic medical service at the Cheonan Foreign Workers Support Center in Korea. This initiative aimed to provide free healthcare assistance to foreign workers in need. The volunteer service involved the participation of Dentist Na Kyung-Hwan from SLS, along with five external medical professionals, and 17 dedicated Healing Hands volunteer students. SLS had previously established a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Cheonan Foreign Workers Center, solidifying