Member Benefits

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. Here are just some of the benefits available to you through NCF membership.


Kathy Schoonover-Shoffner, NCF Director, is grateful you have chosen to join NCF. "Our goal is to encourage and equip you to be a creative, flourishing Christian in your nursing role and in the profession. NCF membership demonstrates your commitment to both faith and profession -- to your colleagues, your employer, and to nursing practice. Your membership also helps engage students, nurses, and educators with the Good News of Jesus." Read more from Kathy.


Watch your inbox for Charting the Wayyour monthly member newsletter with special messages from the NCF Director, nursing news, practical spiritual care resources, ministry stories, JCN features, and more. CTW is created just for you! See the most recent issue of Charting the Way.

Journal of Christian Nursing

JCN offers practical, clinical and professional insights from a biblical, Christian perspective. Members receive this quarterly periodical with full access to outstanding and inspiring content in print and digital formats.

JCN Topical Collections

Boost your faith and practice with JCN’s Topical Collections, treasures of past articles on various subjects. We recommend starting with the Spirituality and Spiritual Care collection of 50+ JCN articles on how care of the spirit is a hallmark of good nursing for Christian nurses. Check out collections on healthcare missions, ethics, faith community nursing, African-American health, nursing education, mental health, and more.

Journal Club

Every quarter, members can meet online to discuss a JCN article and earn free continuing education. Meet JCN authors and editors in a Zoom conferencing format. View past Journal Clubs and earn free CE!

CE Discounts

Members receive significant continuing education discounts through Journal of Christian Nursing and Lippincott's Take advantage of discounts that can save you $75 or more on CE for relicensure in your specific area of practice (including advanced practice nursing). Use JCN as one of your CE sources to take CE from a Christian worldview and help NCF!

Lippincott Book Discounts

Members receive outstanding books at 20% off the regular price. Check out the books by category or look at the master list of all available books. Click on the link provided for each book and you will be directed to the book’s ordering page at Each book has a brief description with the discounted price listed for NCF members.

InterVarsity Press Discounts

Take advantage of a 30% discount on the many award-winning books and Bible studies from InterVarsity Press, a leading publisher of thoughtful and enriching Christian materials. IVP provides resources that strengthens the church, encourages individuals, and shapes the academic world.