He’s one of the small number of people on the planet who can say, “I survived Ebola.” People around the nation and the world prayed for Dr. Rick Sacra. Tuesday on Chris Fabry Live, you’ll meet this medical missionary. He was caring for pregnant patients at a Chrisitan hospital in Liberia when he contracted the disease. You’ll hear about his experience and the award he received last week. Don’t miss Tuesday on Chris Fabry Live.
Dr. Rick Sacra grew up in Wayland, Mass. in the Boston MetroWest Area. He attended Brown University and graduated in 1984 with a degree in biochemistry. He married Deborah Stanton in 1985, and they have three children. Dr. Sacra has served with Serving In Mission as a medical missionary in Liberia since 1995 at the Eternal Love Winning Africa Hospital. Dr. Sacra will be in New York City to receive the prestigious honor Thursday, Jan. 31, and tell of his years of service, which included going back to Liberia in 2014, at the height of the Ebola crisis there, to work at SIM's ELWA (Eternal Love Winning Africa) Hospital.
Chris Fabry is the host of Chris Fabry Live, one hour of spiritual encouragement from his backyard radio fence. The program challenges listeners to think biblically about their spiritual journeys. Chris is also the author of the Christy Award-winning novel Dogwood, June Bug, ECPA Christian Book Award-winner (Fiction) Almost Heaven, Not in the Heart and Borders of the Heart. He and his family live near Tucson, Ariz.
Chris Fabry Live is designed to build up the spiritual immune system of the Christian men and woman. As you walk through the journey of faith called the Christian life, you meet new people, learn new things, laugh, cry and, most importantly, grow in your understanding of God. With his sense of humor, sense of people and no sense of direction, host Chris Fabry treks that journey with you each weekday. Current events and issues, caller interaction, special guests and a few surprises all complement each other on this program. Chris Fabry Live challenges and encourages listeners in their journeys of faith.