President Barack Obama meets with Dr. Kent Brantly and his wife, Amber, on Sept. 16, 2014, after Brantly recovered from the Ebola virus. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

Ebola Survivor Dr. Kent Brantly Returning to Africa as Medical Missionary

Dr. Kent Brantly sat on his counselor’s couch and wept.

The tears came last summer as the Christian physician visited with Dottie Schulz, a missionary care volunteer with Texas-based Mission Resource Network, which is associated with Churches of Christ.

“Dottie, I think I’m ready to move forward,” confided Brantly, who made global headlines five years ago when he contracted the Ebola virus while treating patients in Liberia and nearly died.

Read more at Religion News Service

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