Christian Single, General Nursing, geriatrics, Nurse Practitioner

God’s Grace and Provision

Geriatric Nurse Practitioner - December 2008 "My spirit has rejoiced in God my Savior." Luke 1:47 So much has happened since last April. After my concussion and the flu, I was finally able to return to work at the nursing home parttime the end of April and then return to fulltime in May. By God's… Continue reading God’s Grace and Provision

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General Nursing, Holidays

Happy Birthday, Florence Nightingale!!!

Today we celebrate the life of Florence Nightingale, the mother of modern nursing who was born in Florence, Italy, on May 12, 1820. She was also called “The lady with the lamp” and was known for her contribution to her profession as a nurse. Her wealthy family did not support her choice of career. One doctor told her father,… Continue reading Happy Birthday, Florence Nightingale!!!

Christian Single, College of Nursing, General Nursing

Trapped on the Stretcher!

Autumn, 1974- College Sophomore "Class, after you finish making an occupied bed, put the side-rails up, put the bed in the low position, be sure the patient is comfortable and all desired items are within reach including the call bell. Answer call lights quickly so that patients learn to trust you and do not feel… Continue reading Trapped on the Stretcher!

Christian Single, General Nursing, Nurse Practitioner

Is Anything too Hard for You, Lord?

January 2007 But my God shall supply ALL your need according to His riches in glory by Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:19 I thank God that things are going well at the nursing home where I continue to work as a Nurse Practitioner in Geriatrics. I was shocked when they increased my salary by $6000! I… Continue reading Is Anything too Hard for You, Lord?

General Nursing, International Nursing

Living with Sleep Apnea

San Jose, Costa Rica, November, 2006 "My soul, wait thou only upon God; for my expectation is from Him." Psalm 62:5 It's hard to believe that I'm finally in Costa Rica after wanting to visit this country for the past ten years, ever since I worked with Dr. K. who mentored me when I was… Continue reading Living with Sleep Apnea

General Nursing, International Nursing

A Chinese Atheist Receives Christ

Midwest, USA - 1989 About two years ago, my friend and I were going door to door calling to share the gospel with my neighbors. One lady from China named Nina (pseudonym) invited us to come in. She was formerly a radiologist in China, but had moved to the Midwest recently with her husband for… Continue reading A Chinese Atheist Receives Christ