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Archive: March 2013

I'm getting a FREE ugly t-shirt at the CCHF Conference!

Posted on March 27, 2013

ATTENTION: This contest has officially ended. Thank you for your support in helping us spread the word!

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Topics: Conference 2013

Spouses are called, too!

Posted on March 26, 2013

Honey, I just attended this terrific conference, and guess what…We’re moving!” 

That conversation has happened more than a few times over the years - often after a CCHF or GMHC conference. Sometimes it is a move to the “hood”. Other times it is a move into the “woods”. Sometimes it is a move to a totally different continent. I know some stories that have ended well. I know a few that didn’t. And most of the time, I really believe the call was real.

Topics: Conference 2013, Spouses, families in mission, compassion in medicine, missional living

National Council Awards Dayspring Family Health Center Doctor

Posted on March 18, 2013

Dr. Geogy Thomas, Medical Director for Dayspring Family Health Center in Jellico, TN, has been awarded first prize in the Welcome Back Awards for Primary Care.

Topics: Doctors, behavioral healthcare, compassion in medicine, missional living, Christians in medicine

How to Kill a Movement

Posted on March 18, 2013

The answer: Work Harder. To kill this movement, we need everyone to just work harder.

Topics: Conference 2013, Preceptor Summit, medical student, grow a movement, christians in medicine

Why Every Clinic Director & CEO should attend the Conference

Posted on March 14, 2013

Yesterday I visited with John Perkins at his home in Jackson, MS. We talked about the challenges facing those who are guiding the hundreds of Christian clinics that care for under-resourced communities across America.

Topics: Conference 2013, John Perkins, Clinic Director & CEO

Signs of the Kingdom

Posted on March 12, 2013

On a snowy day in Chicago, I am sitting by a fire in a cozy coffee house and bistro, enjoying some breakfast and good coffee.

Topics: Conference 2013, Missional Living

How do you spell “COMMUNE-ity”?

Posted on March 5, 2013

“It is not good for man to be alone.” We were created to live and thrive in community. It is a vital part of our being created in the image of God.

Topics: Community, Conference 2013