Nurses Christian Fellowship helps nurses discover the intersection of labor and religion

USA (MNN) — Nurses Christian Fellowship, an arm of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, is one among 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 faculty is again in session, NCF is in phases of recent pupil outreach.

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“This is my favorite time of year…welcoming new students to campus and to their nursing program. It’s our critical time of the year to reach them and welcome them and invite them into Nurses Christian Fellowship. We’ll have tables [and] we’ll have outreach events where students will be inviting them into a community,” Jen Wojtysiak says.

“It’s busy, it’s full. It’s wonderful as we see nursing students take risks for Jesus, and invite their classmates to come and explore who He is, and what it means to be a nurse that follows Jesus.”

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NCF holds common Bible research for nursing college students and separate teams for nurses, too. Nurses take care of a variety of bodily, emotional, and religious challenges every day. NCF offers an area for nurses to relaxation in Jesus, discover group, and put together for difficult work. However, it’s also a terrific place for nurses to take a look at their work by way of a Biblical perspective.

“Nursing is a deeply sacred work of caring for [the] body and mind and spirit. But it’s also taxing as they are pouring out physically and emotionally and spiritually. And Jesus can be there with them,” Wojtysiak says.

NCF additionally offers steerage in areas it is aware of nursing schooling lacks, like religious care.

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“We are able to give them resources for spiritual care, which is something that most nurses need to know something about, but there’s actually very little training. And so, we can come alongside them in that way, and provide material and examples that will equip them to care for patients in their time of need, and end of life, and walk alongside them and resource them in that way,” Wojtysiak says.

Be part of or Assist Nurses, Nursing College students, and NCF

Are you a nurse or a nursing pupil on the lookout for a likeminded Christian group? Then discover an NCF group or begin your personal HERE.

“You can join NCS, which is a membership for students and for nurses, where you’ll receive the award-winning Journal of Christian Nursing. You’ll get free and discounted opportunities for continuing support and care, and you’ll connect with other nursing students and other nurses around the world,” Wojtysiak explains.

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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 the scholar leaders and school advisors who’re main NCF teams on campus. Ask God to provide these nurses and college students encouragement, assist, and power throughout this busy season.

Additionally, pray for nursing college students to have the braveness and confidence to ask fellow nurses to find out about Jesus. Pray for the scholars and nurses who’re saying “yes” to Christ for the primary time, too.

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