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A construction worker in a remote Northern African area breaks for some tea. Regardless of how far they are from civilization, they are never too far to have a proper tea time. The men here were building a brick wall, using mud like glue to make the structure. Their process included forming the walls and erecting the building brick-by-brick. IMB Photo

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Man rides a bicycle down a street in a small village in Eastern Ukraine. IMB Photo

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An evening scene on the outskirts of the small town of Nyamasilla, Togo, when families head back to the homes. IMB Photo

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Portrait of a girl in her best dress after a Sunday morning service at a Baptist church in the village of Kolinvaai, North East Region, Ghana. IMB Photo

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Portrait of a Baptist church member after Sunday morning service in the village of Kolinvaai, North East Region, Ghana. IMB Photo

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Portrait of IMB missionary kid Trey Haun (15) performing stunts on his unicycle for kids in a village. Trey enjoys unicycling and has taught several of his local friends to ride as well. Trey lives in northern Ghana where his parents serve as missionaries. IMB Photo

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A teenaged girl runs her maize through the grinding mill in the village of Kolinvaai, Ghana. The grain is ground multiple times to achieve a fine flour which is used to make tuo zaafi (tz), the staple food in the northern Ghana. IMB Photo

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A teenaged girl runs her maize through the grinding mill in the village of Kolinvaai, Ghana. The grain is ground multiple times to achieve a fine flour which is used to make tuo zaafi (tz), the staple food in the northern Ghana. IMB Photo

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Young boys load a three-wheeler with husks from their family’s maize harvest in the village of Kolinvaai, Ghana. All members of the family are expected to contribute and help with all aspects of farming from plowing, sowing, and weeding to harvesting. IMB Photo

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Young boys load a three-wheeler with husks from their family’s maize harvest in the village of Kolinvaai, Ghana. All members of the family are expected to contribute and help with all aspects of farming from plowing, sowing, and weeding to harvesting. IMB Photo

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Homes in the Fanti fishing village of Butre in Ghana’s Western Region. IMB Photo

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Homes in the Fanti fishing village of Butre in Ghana’s Western Region. IMB Photo

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A boy pushes a bicycle carrying a heavy bag full of corn harvested from his family farm in northern Ghana. IMB Photo

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A Fulani boy wearing the typical herdsman outfit stands next to a covered well in south-central Togo. IMB Photo

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A young Togolese girl carries a large basin of water home on her head. In many rural areas, West Africans have to walk some distance to hand-draw water from open wells. The time-consuming chore is almost exclusively relegated to women in the society. IMB Photo

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A young Togolese girl carries a large basin of water home on her head. In many rural areas, West Africans have to walk some distance to hand-draw water from open wells. The time-consuming chore is almost exclusively relegated to women in the society. IMB Photo

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Volunteer dentist Dr. Fuller Robinson works with a team from the Baptist Medical Centre to provide a free dental clinic to an underserved Konkomba community in northern Ghana. The 92 year-old Dr. Robinson has made medical mission trips to West Africa for nearly half a century!four decades. IMB Photo

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Volunteers Tommy Harrison and Dr. Fuller Robinson visit with Ghanaian Baptist pastor Joseph Sugri Tia in the village of Kolinvaai, Ghana, where they have served the community during dozens of mission trips over nearly four decades.IMB Photo

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Salifu, a Mamprusi and elder of his local Baptist church, stands outside his courtyard in his small village in northern Ghana. IMB Photo

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A southern Punjabi boy, who speaks the Saraiki language, rides on a donkey-drawn cart, used for hauling bricks, outside Darya Khan, Pakistan. IMB Photo

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