H & D

Topic: Community Development

Improving Health Care Through Faith Partnerships

Posted on January 1, 2009

A major hospital recognizes the importance and effectiveness of empowering churches to engage in the health of the community.

Topics: H&D, Community Development

Bridging the Gap Between Clinical Practice and Community Lifestyle

Posted on January 1, 2009

Lawndale Christian Health Center CEO tells how LCHC is using its health center to bring about real change in the lifestyle of its community.

Topics: H&D, Community Development, Whole-Person Care

A Community Solution to Improved Health Care

Posted on January 1, 2009

Cross-Over Ministry in Richmond, Virginia uses the Lay Health Promoter program to address the generational health effects of poverty.

Topics: H&D, Community Development

What You See is What You Get!

Posted on January 1, 2008

Why do you do what you do? What are you building? Pat Burns talks about how a revelation of the kingdom of God gives us a model and a motive for community development and reconciliation.

Topics: H&D, Community Development

The HIV Epidemic in the Caribbean:

Posted on January 1, 2005

The authors describe AIDS Christian Caribbean Empowerment Services and Solutions (ACCESS), a pilot project to develop comprehensive health care clinics in the Caribbean.

Topics: H&D, HIV/AIDS, Cultural Issues, Community Development

Medicine for the Least of These

Posted on January 1, 2005

The author discusses some of the thinking that keeps churches from embracing their HIV/AIDS neighbors, especially in poor communities.

Topics: H&D, HIV/AIDS, Community Development, Biblical Principles

Living Stones Call for Living Mortar

Posted on January 1, 2005

A doctor at Dayspring shares how the foud adhesives of purpose and design, building well, shared decision-making, and conversing together have kept diverse staff together.

Topics: H&D, Christian Clinics, Community Development, Biblical Principles

What Will it Take To Get Health Care to the Poor

Posted on January 1, 2004

Three pioneers of CCHF discuss strategies for introducing and safeguarding high-quality health care in poor communities. (From the Archives)

Topics: H&D, Community Development, Missional Living, Relocation