Category Archives: Christianity in Medicine

Passion, The Fire of Injustice, and Healthcare

There is so much suffering and pain in this world. It seems present wherever we look, especially in healthcare. We are exposed to trauma, unexpected death, cancer, infections, life altering illnesses, and tragedy daily. Even within the microcosm of the hospital, we can see and feel injustices. The insurance crisis and poverty, the opioid epidemic and addiction, human trafficking, child

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Those Who Are Sick

30 And the Pharisees and their scribes grumbled at his disciples, saying, “Why do you eat and drink with tax collectors and sinners?” 31 And Jesus answered them, “Those who are well have no need of a physician, but those who are sick. 32 I have not come to call the righteous but sinners to repentance.” Luke 5:30-31 ESV Biblegateway Work in the field of medicine is challenging. Long hours,

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The Mission

The mission field is not a far away place. It is all around us, at work, in our neighborhoods, and among our friends. Many of us have been taught to put our religious beliefs aside when at work. We are told that the workplace is not a place of religion, that such beliefs bring conflict, make others uncomfortable, and encroach

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