KATHY and TIM are jointly appointed by both International Ministries and New City Fellowship in St. Louis, Missouri to serve in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Tim is the medical director of Vanga Evangelical Hospital and continues to serve as a doctor on the faculty of the School of Medicine at Saint Louis University. Kathy directs the nursing school as a registered nurse and educator. The Rices aim to train the next generation of Congolese doctors, nurses, and health administrators in Christ-centered, whole-person care, empowering them to use the limited resources available to restore life and health across the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
In the remote, rural villages of Congo, having a midwife deliver a baby can be the difference between a healthy birth