Journal of Christian Nursing

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What is spirituality? This is a popular topic in nursing schools, clinical settings, and many large healthcare systems. In a culture that embraces tolerance and questions absolute truth, Christian nurses may feel uncertain about giving spiritual care consistent with their beliefs.

JCN at INANE

Natalie McGroarty, JCN publisher at Lippincott Williams & Wilkins and Kathy Schoonover-Shoffner, JCN editor

The Journal of Christian Nursing website was presented as a successful model to hundreds of editors and publishers of nursing journals at their annual INANE conference recently in San Francisco.

reflectionNurses are encouraged to be reflective practitioners, but what does that mean? How can intentional reflective practice lead to personal and professional transformation?

hands"Nursing has been discussing spiritual care as long as I can remember," says Verna Benner Carson. "Yet confusion remains regarding what spiritual care entails."

JCN EditorSpiritual care is a critical component of holistic, compassionate nursing. The Journal of Christian Nursing is committed to helping nurses grow in their understanding of spirituality and ability to provide spiritual care.

The Journal of Christian Nursing was honored with two design awards by the American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors (ASHPE).

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NCF at NSNAThank you for your prayers for the JCN and NCF outreach at the Lippincott booth April 6-10. I talked with hundreds of students (yes... hundreds!), distributed around 400 journals and gave away 400 flyers showcasing Journal of Christian Nursing and Nurses Christian Fellowship.

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