Join NCF

When you join Nurses Christian Fellowship, you become part of a professional organization that invests in your personal growth as a Christian nurse and promotes a Christian influence in nursing. Membership is open to all USA nurses (RNs, LPNs, APRNs), nursing students, and retirees.  

Why should you join?

♦ Community and Resources

  • Provides you with practical, timely, professional insights from a Christian perspective through exclusive NCF resources
  • Links you with other Christian nurses, nursing students, and nurse educators
  • You'll receive the Journal of Christian Nursing, including Topical Collections, Online-Only content, Publish-Ahead-of-Print, and back issues since 1984
  • Don't just read JCN, interact with it! Quarterly online Journal Clubs connect you with NCF staff and other members
  • Charting the Way member newsletter gives you ministry updates, health news and innovations, and spiritual care resources

♦ Special Discounts

  • 30% Discount on JCN Continuing Education (over 70 modules), and all other CE from Lippincott’s nursing journals at
  • Earn free continuing education through live and archived Journal Clubs
  • 30% Discount from InterVarsity Press, a leading Christian publisher for over 70 years
  • 20% Discount on all books and resources from Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 
  • 20% Discount on all online items from, a leading provider of scrubs, compression socks, stethoscopes, and nursing accessories, plus 5% Discount on Welch Alyn and Littmann stethoscopes
  • 20-30% Discount on compression socks from Blitzu, GO2, and SockWell!

What is the annual cost?

Your annual cost depends on how you choose to receive your Journal of Christian Nursing:
Membership Options Pre-licensure Students Practicing Nurses Retirees
JCN Print and Online $35 $79  $59 
JCN Online Only $25 $69  N/A

♦ Discounts

  • Save 10% on 2-year memberships and 20% on 3-year memberships!
  • NCF Faculty Advisors, Leaders of NCF Nurse Groups, and JCN Authors/Reviewers receive a 43% discount on a one-year membership* 

Ready to join?

♦ Join Online: Important Instructions!

  1. Click the Join Online button below.
  2. Become a Member of NCF page will open. Click the button that says Click here to log in or create an account.
  3. An InterVarsity Login page will open. Click Create Account and follow the instructions. 
  4. An Email Confirmation page will open. Check your inbox on the same device you used to create account to verify your email address and click the Verify email button.
  5. Once you have verified your email, click the Login button on the email confirmation page.
  6. Enter your username and password that you just created and log in.
  7. Complete the Membership Application by clicking this link, click Add to cart, type in a discount code (if applicable), click Continue to next step.
  8. Review your order and click Continue to next step.
  9. PayPal will open for payment. Log in to your PayPal account or use PayPal Guest Checkout.

Join Online

Please note we are not currently accepting paper applications due to system updates. If you are having trouble joining online, please call the NCF Office at 608-443-3722 and we would be glad to help you!

Find out more about NCF Gift Memberships.

Difficulty joining? Click here to email NCF! Please include a detailed explanation of the issue that you are experiencing and your phone number and we will be happy to assist you promptly. 

International Nurses

If you are an international nurse looking for access to the Journal of Christian Nursing, check out JCN Online-only Access for non-USA-based Nurses

*NCF Leaders request a discount and indicate that you are a faculty advisor, a leader of an NCF Nurse Group, JCN author, or JCN reviewer.