Health

When emotions feel like just a messy mistake in our humanity, consider that God gave us emotions and the means to handle them positively. 

As death by suicide is at epidemic levels, nurses have a significant role in prevention and awareness.

A nurse's personal experience with trauma amplifies her understanding of Jesus' suffering for us in this Easter devotional.

Nurses can address and implement change that positively impacts the health and lives of those around us.

Nurses are in a prime position to support patients, friends--and themselves-- to break costly killer additions like smoking.

Long term pain can break a person’s spirit or birth deeper qualities such as patience and deepening reliance on God.

Dementia’s consequences leave family members needing constant care while the caregivers absorb hard lessons about patience and grace.

9122016waitingMaking homebound visits is an important part of the ministry of the church, especially for older seniors who are vulnerable to isolation and poor quality of life. Yet too often they are neglected and left longing for visitors.

772016churchNurses are in an excellent position to offer spiritual support to patients—and can do so with the backing of research connecting faith and health! A recent study in JAMA Internal Medicine reports that attending religious services can help you live longer.

Spiritual NutritionWhen I reflect on the building blocks of nutrition for physical health, I am reminded of the importance of the building blocks for spiritual health.

Pages