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Re-thinking “Health”

by Morgan Wills, MD, FACP “Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.”1 This simple yet sweeping definition of health was the first principle of the Constitution of … Continue reading

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A LUMINOUS LADY

by Dr. Bill Maynard Helen is becoming more translucent by the moment, and eternity shimmers through her like light through a fraying curtain.  In fact, she has been almost see-through for years, as her parchment-like skin has thinned down like … Continue reading

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THE LOBBY – by Dr. Bill Maynard

As always, the hospital lobby is staging a momentous drama.  The cavernous room is an interstice of human affairs – belonging neither to home, work, recreation, day, or night.  It holds the broken pieces of our lives – those often … Continue reading

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It Is Who We Become*

An article from our friend Dr. Kate Callaghan. This speech was given by Kate at MCF’s 2017 Graduation Commissioning ceremony, and was just published in the Linacre Quarterly last week! “The most important thing in our life is not what … Continue reading

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Nicaragua 2018

Check out the Promo video for Nicaragua 2018. Click here to view it. If you have any interest in going to Nicaragua with MCF  this summer (August 3-11) please join us at an information meeting on Tuesday, February 6 at … Continue reading

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When Failure Is an Option

Click here to listen to Dr. Tyler Cooper’s talk When Failure Is an Option.

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Engage or Run

“Engage or Run”: Reflections on my Intern Year By Brian Lindman, M.D. Perhaps the most significant personal transformation of this intern year has been the shift of the fallenness and brokenness of this world from an intellectual apprehension and more … Continue reading

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