USA (MNN) — Nurses Christian Fellowship, an arm of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, is one in every of a sort. It is a corporation devoted to strolling alongside nurses and nursing college students as they intersect their religion and their vocation. Now that college is again in session, NCF is in levels of latest pupil outreach.
That is my favourite time of yearwelcoming new college students to campus and to their nursing program. It’s our crucial time of the yr to achieve them and welcome them and invite them into Nurses Christian Fellowship. We’ll have tables [and] properly have outreach occasions the place college students will probably be inviting them right into a neighborhood, Jen Wojtysiak says.
It’s busy, it’s full. It’s fantastic as we see nursing college students take dangers for Jesus, and invite their classmates to come back and discover who He’s, and what it means to be a nurse that follows Jesus.
Nurses Christian Fellowship
NCF holds common Bible research for nursing college students in addition to for nurses. Nurses cope with a variety of bodily, emotional, and non secular challenges each day. NCF gives an area for nurses to relaxation in Jesus, discover neighborhood, and put together for difficult work. However it is usually an amazing place for nurses to have a look at their work via a Biblical perspective.
Nursing is a deeply sacred work of caring for [the] physique and thoughts and spirit. However it’s additionally taxing as they’re pouring out bodily and emotionally and spiritually. And Jesus may be there with them, Wojtysiak says.
NCF additionally gives steerage in areas it is aware of nursing training lacks, reminiscent of non secular care.
We’re capable of give them sources for non secular care, which is one thing that the majority nurses have to know one thing about, however there’s truly little or no coaching. And so, we will come alongside them in that manner, and supply materials and examples that can equip them to look after sufferers of their time of want, and finish of life, and stroll alongside them and useful resource them in that manner, Wojtysiak says.
Be part of or Assist Nurses, Nursing College students, and NCF
Are you a nurse or a nursing pupil searching for a likeminded Christian neighborhood? Then discover an NCF group or begin your individual HERE.
You possibly can be a part of NCS, which is a membership for college kids and for nurses, the place you’ll obtain the award-winning Journal of Christian Nursing. You’ll get free and discounted alternatives for persevering with help and care, and also you’ll join with different nursing college students and different nurses around the globe, Wojtysiak explains.
Not within the nursing occupation? Then please pray for Christian nurses. Pray for God to provide nurses and nursing college students knowledge and power in Christ. Pray for pupil leaders and school advisors main NCF teams on campus. Ask God to provide these nurses and college students encouragement, help, and power throughout this busy season.
Additionally, pray for nursing college students to have the braveness and confidence to ask fellow nurses to study Jesus. Pray for the scholars and nurses who’re saying sure to Christ for the primary time, too.
Header photograph courtesy of Nurses Christian Fellowship.