NCF Connections, July 2017

JCN EditorsMeet the JCN Editors

Praise God for the new team of JCN editors who are planning and preparing for the coming year of publishing. We thank God that the Journal of Christian Nursing is in the good hands of multiple editors: Donna White, Amy Rex Smith, Esther Morales, Cathy Walker, and Kathy Schoonover-Shoffner.

JCN articleJCN Freebie-of-the-Month

The clinical nurse specialist (CNS) can influence spiritual care at three levels of practice: patient, nurse, and system. Learn more in the JCN article, “Clinical Nurse Specialist Perceptions’ of Spiritual Care: Nurses Need Support, Care Falls Short,” FREE for a limited time.

Impact on StudentsNCF Impact on Students

We are so encouraged by what God is doing in nursing schools around the country! Read a few of the comments we received at the end of the school year from student leaders reporting on the impact of their NCF group.

Mary BergWhat NCF Taught Me

Mary Berg Barkman grew up in the church but was hungry for how to integrate faith with nursing. Then she attended her first NCF conference with training on how to care for the spiritual needs of her patients. Forty years later . . . read more.

Covenant LutheranMinding the Gap

Faith Community/Parish Nurses are meeting growing needs in healthcare. Here is how one nurse stepped up to help when her church identified a gap in care that affected many people in her congregation.

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