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Grand Rounds: David Carl “Healthy & Unhealthy Religious Ideas”

     Division of FaithHealth Grand Rounds       David Carl October 27 from 9 - 10 am       Join Zoom Meeting: https://zoom.us/j/3637818917 [zoom.us] Meeting ID: 363 781 8917   Please join us for our next FaithHealth...
A  crossing point over discontinuity

A crossing point over discontinuity

By Gary Gunderson Jonas Salk knew a few things about virus pandemics. As a young man of only 37 years, he led the urgent and complex process that resulted in the Salk polio vaccine. In a manner unimaginable today, he, with Basil O’Connor, mobilized tens of thousands...

Profile: CareNet’s Mark Siler

Profile: CareNet’s Mark Siler

Mark Siler is Following a Passion to Help Those Less Fortunate By Les Gura Mark Siler had spent his adult life working first as a social worker and then as a chaplain and pastor to reach out and help the forgotten – homeless people, the imprisoned, the destitute. He...

Faith Community Nurse Laura Tolbert

Faith Community Nurse Laura Tolbert

Exactly Where She’s Supposed to Be By Melanie Raskin Laura Tolbert, MSN, RN, loves FROGs, those fully-rely-on-God moments that flip the switch and spark creativity, synergize people, galvanize change and ultimately transform lives – for good. That’s how she sees her...

So what do we do now? A framework for congregational leaders

So what do we do now? A framework for congregational leaders

From the FaithHealth Division, Wake Forest Baptist Health Until recently, many pastors simply defaulted to Centers for Disease Control guidelines or NC Department of Health and Human Services guidelines that continued to discourage large gatherings indoors without...

Q&A with Amber Brooks

Q&A with Amber Brooks

"For some, this is going to be a slow yes. I’m not giving up hope on people." A Conversation with Dr. Amber Brooks Amber Brooks, MD, is associate professor of anesthesiology at Wake Forest School of Medicine. She’s also a researcher, a mentor and a justice...

Good Trouble Prayer

Good Trouble Prayer

By Gary Gunderson   Good Trouble God of anger, fire, trouble and cry, Kindle us, your willing embers of the world that needs a cleansing fire. We are yours to risk, eager for fresh air beyond the safe spaces. We love your street, and concrete grit. We love the...

Bryan Hatcher of CareNet — Q&A

Bryan Hatcher of CareNet — Q&A

    Bryan Hatcher, MDiv, LCSW, is president of CareNet Counseling. He is an experienced counselor, chaplain, pastor, and adjunct faculty at Wake Forest University’s School of Divinity. Hatcher has a passion for not only delivering high-quality counseling...