NCF Connections, May 2017

fruitRejoicing in what God has done in 2016-17

This is my first year as NCF Director and I’m thrilled to see growth in student ministry with a 14% increase in the number of students involved (1,862) and 46 students who committed their lives to Jesus this year! See more 2016-17 Ministry Highlights. We need your partnership to reach more students and nurses for Jesus. Please give to NCF so we can meet our year-end expenses by June 30. Read more from Kathy Schoonover-Shoffner

Membership special

Membership Special Expires May 31

Now is the time to take advantage of the May Membership Special Offer and JOIN NCF with a special 25% discount before May 31, 2017. As an NCF member, you’ll receive the Journal of Christian Nursing throughout the year and will be a part of a Christian nursing organization that represents Christ in healthcare.

JCN awardsJournal of Christian Nursing Wins 4 Awards

Good news just arrived for JCN! For the third year in a row, Journal of Christian Nursing made a very impressive showing in the annual awards competition for the American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors (ASPHE). read more

Hormones, Health and GodHormones, Health and God

It’s often cold in Minnesota but “Hormones, Health and God” was a hot topic at an NCF seminar in April that brought together 65 nurses and students in the Twin Cities. Dr. Elizabeth Haglind, an endocrinologist, talked about health as personal wholeness and the integration of body, mind and spirit to create well-being. read more

FlorenceFlorence Nightingale’s Very Ordinary Ability

Florence Nightingale said, “If I could give you information of my life, it would be to show how a woman of very ordinary ability has been led by God in strange and unaccustomed paths to do in His service what He has done in her. And if I could tell you all, you would see how God has done all, and I nothing.” Read more about the founder of modern nursing from the NCF blog or discover something new from this article, Hero + Heretic 19: Florence Nightingale.