General Nursing

Amputations – “Thy will be done!”

Midwest, USA - 1978 The phone rang and I answered. My dear friend Ellen was calling who lived an hour away. "Pam, One of my former coworkers is a patient at  your hospital and I was wondering if you would visit him and share the gospel with  him? For many years he was the chauffeur… Continue reading Amputations – “Thy will be done!”

International Nursing

The Golden Arches in Germany

June, 1978 - Nurnberg, Germany - 9 p.m. The train slowly rolled into the station as it passed the sign which read "Nurnberg". After arriving from the USA in Frankfurt yesterday, I slept last night in the quaint village of Rothenberg at a luxiourious hotel which I had reserved in advance. I toured the walled… Continue reading The Golden Arches in Germany

International Nursing

The Lost Suitcase – International Travel Tips – Part I

Honduras - October 23, 1988 "Jesus came and spake unto them,.....Lo, I am with you always, even unto the end of the age." Matthew 28:20 I have just arrived in Honduras to join my first medical mission trip. We changed planes in Miami, but my suitcase didn't make the transfer, so all I have is… Continue reading The Lost Suitcase – International Travel Tips – Part I

Nursing Assistant

Nursing Home Ministry

Summer - 1973 - Midwest, USA "Pure religion and undefiled before God and the Father is this: to visit the fatherless and widows in their affliction" (James 1:27 KJV). My sister, Marsha, asked the director of the nursing home, where we both are working this summer, for permission to have a Bible study for the… Continue reading Nursing Home Ministry

General Nursing, High School, International Nursing, Life Changing Letter

Life Changing Letter

Saturday, January 16, 1971 I gazed out the window of our small stone home in the country and saw the mailman drive away. "I'll get the mail, Mom!" I hurriedly put on my winter coat, hat, and mittens to brave the bitter cold. I ran down the gravel driveway, scooped the letters from the mailbox,… Continue reading Life Changing Letter