If you have any interest in all in going to Nicaragua with MCF this summer (Augustus 4-11) please join us at an information meeting on January 10 at 6:30 at Dr. Stack’s home (3109 Acklen Avenue, Nashville, TN). Please join us! In the mean time check out this video from last year’s trip…
Email Brian (email@example.com) if you have any questions.
Interesting article about Doctors and their (in)ability to talk about matters of faith…
Interested in going to Nicaragua this summer on a missions trip with MCF? Here are the tentative details…
But first check out our promo video: Nicaragua Video
Dates: August 5-13, 2016 (see calendar below)
Cost: $1950/person (this will include the cost of the flight, room and board, translators, in-country transportation, medications)
For More information: Email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. There will be an application that will be available soon.
Here is the PowerPoint from Brian’s talk on Monday, August 24.
If you would like to check out the book Crazy Busy by Kevin DeYoung click here. It is worth a read! Click here for the free study guide.
Here is Kate’s Welcome to Nashville Presentation. Enjoy and feel free to email us with suggestions!
Medicine as Gift, Power and Christian Vocation
by Farr A. Curlin, MD
Today’s Christian Doctor – Winter 2010
Editor’s Note: This article was originally published in the journal Health & Development, published by the Christian Community Health Fellowship (CCHF), information about which can be found at: www.cchf.org.
What is medicine? Is it a science? Is it a profession? Is it an industry? What has the Christian tradition to say about medicine? And does what the Christian tradition says really matter in the end? In hopes of beginning to address these questions, this essay explores three Christian metaphors which apply to the practice of medicine, namely medicine as gift, medicine as power, and medicine as vocation. For each metaphor, I will attempt to identify errors and blind spots toward which we are prone, point to resources within the Christian tradition for correcting our mistakes, and suggest some very preliminary steps toward what I hope is a way forward.
Click here to read the entire article…
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