H & D

Topic: Working With the Underserved

Social Determinants of Health

Posted on January 1, 2010

Dr. Veda Johnson challenges Christian health professionals to take a broader view of our role in treating the causes of health disparities in our communities.

Topics: H&D, Working With the Underserved

Missionary or Neighbor?

Posted on January 1, 2010

Ray Downing proposes that simply being either a missionary or a neighbor is not the whole answer to Christ-like patient care.

Topics: H&D, Working With the Underserved

Question

Posted on January 1, 2008

This is a montage of short articles written by various CCHF members from all over the world as a response to the question, "Is the Kingdom of God a significant motivating factor in your work with the poor, and if so, how?"

Topics: H&D, Working With the Underserved

The Cost and the Joys of Serving the Least of These

Posted on January 1, 2007

In this transcript from her CCHF conference 2007 plenary address, the author weaves stories and scripture to speak to the uniqueness of Christian health care. our distinctive calling, identity, work ethic and rewards are all considered.

Topics: H&D, Biblical Principles, Missional Living, Working with the Underserved

Bureau County Health and Wellness Clinic

Posted on January 1, 2007

The story of a health clinic in rural north Illinois born out of a desire to provide healthcare to the least of these.

Topics: H&D, Christian Clinics, Working with the Underserved

How Do You Keep Going

Posted on January 1, 2006

Dr. Goetcheus reflects on her experience with Christ House, a ministry of Church of Saviour in Washington DC, and how the "least of these" became her greatest teachers.

Topics: H&D, Doctors, Christian Clinics, Working with the Underserved, Missional Living

God's Economy in Medicine

Posted on January 1, 2004

Ann Dominguez demosntrates the value of all people - particularly the least of these -  through the story of the Gerasene Demonac in Matthew 8:28-34.

Topics: H&D, Biblical Principles, Working with the Underserved

Reflections on the Empty Chair

Posted on January 1, 2003

Drawn from the author's 2003 conference Bible study, David McRay meditates on Christ's intsruction to His disciples to "minister to the least of these."

Topics: H&D, Biblical Principles, Working with the Underserved,

What Compels You to Ministry?

Posted on January 1, 2003

Lynne Medley-Long examines the motivation for ministry through a discussion of two parables in the gospel of Luke, highlighting the concept of "neighborliness" in the early church and today.

Topics: H&D, Biblical Principles, Working with the Underserved, Stress & Burnout

What Kind of Dirt are You?

Posted on January 1, 1992

Art Jones, MD, reflects on Jesus' parable in Luke 8:5-15 about the different kinds of dirt in regard to medical professionals.

Topics: H&D, Biblical Principles, Working With the Underserved