Opportunity to connect and learn along with thousands of other people interested in healthcare missions with a variety of speakers, wide range of exhibiting organizations, and some special new events for this year.
Being Present: A Faithful Response to Mental Illness
DATE: November 8, 2014
LOCATION: North Park University, Chicago, IL
First annual faith and health symposium on the church’s role in mental illness and consider how congregations and healthcare professionals can accomplish together what neither can do alone. Continuing Education is available for a number of professions, including chaplains, nurses, social workers, professional counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists, and nursing home administrators. Early bird registration ends September 30. Conference partners include the Good Shepherd Initiative of the Covenant Chaplains Association and Covenant Ministries of Benevolence.
North Texas Mentoring Fellowship: Congregational Healthcare
DATE: November 8, 2014
LOCATION: Cross Timbers Community Church
1119 U.S. 377
Argyle, TX 76226
As a new chapter of Nurses Christian Fellowship in North Texas, we will be holding quarterly meetings at various locations around the Metroplex. Additionally, we will hold weekly Bible chats in a private online environment and various informal meetings as members so desire.
Come to a beautiful and tranquil place to explore the true meaning of peace and God’s desire for his people to experience peace amidst the trials and turmoil of life. Enjoy times of personal reflection, teaching, group discussion, and fellowship with nurses and students who want to know God in deeper ways. Take time away from the busyness of life and work to refresh your soul. (What to Bring)
You will have the opportunity to:
Discover the essence of peace as designed by God.
Describe how the challenges of everyday life can block our personal peace
Identify practical ways to experience God’s peace.
Discuss how to share God’s peace with patients and co-workers.
Registration will open November 1!
I Beg to Differ
How do you go about navigating difficult conversations with Truth and Love?
NCF will launch a three-part discussion based on the IVP book “I Beg to Differ” by Tim Muehlhoff.
Part 2:Organizing a Conversation - February 5, 2015
Part 3:Putting it into Practice - June 4, 2015
Time: 6:30 pm for soup supper and discussion
Place: Stadium Village Church 501 Oak Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55441 (Please enter through the door marked “office.)