Dr. David Thompson

Dr. David Thompson is an international medical worker serving at Bongolo Hospital in Gabon, Central Africa.

  • A Fresh and Unshakable Faith

    June 1, 2011

    Alliance Life

    (additional reporting by Josh Whiteman) In late January 2011, I drove to Bilengui—a 90-minute drive through a “tunnel road” that […]

  • A Wounded Heart

    May 2009

    Alliance Life

    Dr. David Thompson is the son of martyred missionaries Ed and Ruth Thompson and the son-in-law of kidnapped missionary Archie […]

  • The Rule of Faith

    April 2009

    Alliance Life

    Jesus, the greatest healer of all time, said, “It’s not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick.” Although […]

  • Helping Them Find the Way

    September 2008

    Alliance Life

    Every week at Bongolo Hospital in Gabon, at least 20 people find their way to Jesus. At a recent Friday […]

  • Melting Away

    March 2007

    Alliance Life

    The baby, just three months old, sleeps peacefully, despite the feeding and oxygen tubes taped to his right cheek. He […]

  • Delivered

    February 2007

    Alliance Life

    Delivered. We don’t use this word anymore because it conjures up visions of wild exorcism ceremonies. But it’s the right […]

  • Killer Virus

    July 2006

    Alliance Life

    He could barely get out of the pickup when his family brought him to the hospital. He found it too […]