Growth is a Natural Process by guest blogger Brenda Evers

Growth is a natural process.  Children grow in height and accomplishment.  Adults grow in maturity and knowledge.  And all people experience what might be called spiritual growth!  The words “spiritual growth” may not be in common usage in our everyday conversations, but we know it when we see it.  Someone who has carried a grudge becomes gentler and is less easily upset.  A willful...
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Thanksgiving 2012

“Give thanks for unknown blessings already on their way.”  Native American saying   “In seamless gratitude I weave A silent, healing prayer, With Shining threads of ceaseless joy; For man is God’s great heir.” Violet Key Seymer   “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”  John Fitzgerald...
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Push the God Button – Spiritual Fitness in the Military

I was walking through  Staples and saw a display of  big red “Easy Buttons” — you know, the ones that when one pushes it, one immediately has everything they need at their fingertips.   I began to think it would be wonderful if that really did happen.  Our every need would be met with a push of a button. With Veterans Day here, just think of it, our service men and women would remain...
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Preparing Future Physicians Shifts to Patient-Centered Care

This blog is by guest bloggist Brenda Evers Grand Rounds is a well established method of health care continuing education.  These often follow the format of a physician “presenting the medical problems and treatment of a particular patient to an audience consisting of doctors, residents and medical students. The patient (is) traditionally present for the round and answer(s) questions.  Grand...
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