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IN THE SPIRIT: Church body vows to wipe our malaria

April 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

For what’s believed to be the first time in the history of an individual church denomination, a vow has been made to wipe out a devastating disease within a certain time period. The church body: United Methodist. The disease: malaria in sub-Saharan Africa. The time period: three years.
Christened, “Imagine No Malaria,” this mission project has been wholeheartedly embraced by Thief River Falls United Methodist Church, which just last weekend exceeded $10,000 on its way to its total pledge of $20,000. Continue Reading

BHSU scientists hope sage can help fight malaria

March 23, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Researchers at Black Hills State University are looking at whether plants used in traditional Native American medicine could be used to help treat malaria. Continue Reading